Job Posting

California Correctional Health Care Services


JC-1969 - Receiver's Nurse Executive (Institution) - Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility

Final Filing Date: Until Filled

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Position Details

Receiver's Nurse Executive (Institution) - Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility
$10,500.00 - $19,219.00
San Diego County
12 Month Limited Term - Full Time

Department Information

This is a 24 month Limited-Term position not 12 months as stated above.

California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) was created to restore a constitutional level of health care for more than 100,000 inmates in California's correctional facilities.  Providing quality care for people who previously had no voice in their own care is a noble cause and epic in scope.  It requires individuals with an exceptional dedication to their profession and their patients.

Job Description and Duties

The Receiver's Nurse Executive leads the nursing management team in developing, piloting, implementing, and supporting changes in the correctional health care delivery model. The Reciever's Nurse Executive facilitates compassionate, safe, effective, timely, efficient, and equitable patient–centered care across multiple disciplines in coordination with the custody staff. This position oversees all direct patient care activities for assigned institution.

The position is located at Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility in San Diego, California.

Special Requirements


Application Instructions

Final Filing Date: Until Filled

Who May Apply

Individuals who are currently in the classification, eligible for lateral transfer, eligible for reinstatement, eligible for a Training and Development assignment, have SROA and/or Surplus eligibility, or have list eligibility (or are in the process of obtaining list eligibility). SROA and Surplus candidates may attach “surplus letters” to their applications.

Applications will be screened and only the most qualified applicants will be selected for an interview.

How To Apply

Completed Examination/Employment Application (STD 678) and applicable or required documents must be submitted to apply for this Job Posting. A completed copy of the Application Package listing must be included, when submitting your application in hard copy.

Address for Mailing Application Packages

You may submit your application and any applicable or required documents to:

California Correctional Health Care Services
Attn: Executive Recruitment and Selection Unit
Examination Services Section
PO Box 588500, Personnel D-1
Elk Grove, CA 95758

Dates printed on Mobile Bar Codes, such as the Quick Response (QR) Codes available at the USPS, are not considered Postmark dates for the purpose of determining timely filing of an application.

Required Application Documents

Please submit the following items with your application. Applicants who do not submit the required items timely may not be considered for this job:

  • State Examination/Employment Application STD Form 678. All Experience and Education relating to the Minimum Qualifications listed on the Classification Specification should be included to demonstrate how you meet the Minimum Qualifications for the position.
  • Other - Resume.
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Applicants requiring reasonable accommodations for the hiring interview process must request the necessary accommodations if scheduled for a hiring interview. The request should be made at the time of contact to schedule the interview. Questions regarding reasonable accommodations may be directed to the EEO contact listed on this job posting.

Contact Information

The Hiring Unit Contact is available to answer questions regarding the position or application process.

  • Hiring Unit Contact: -or-
    (877) 793-4473
  • Please direct requests for Reasonable Accommodations to the interview scheduler at the time the interview is being scheduled. You may direct any additional questions regarding Reasonable Accommodations or Equal Employment Opportunity for this position(s) to the Department's EEO Office.

    EEO Contact:
    Lisette Fong
    (919) 691-6065
  • California Relay Service: 1-800-735-2929 (TTY), 1-800-735-2922 (Voice) TTY is a Telecommunications Device for the Deaf, and is reachable only from phones equipped with a TTY Device.


If you are a current or former state employee in this classification, then you may view vacancies and apply for them immediately without taking the assessment. (Please indicate your eligibility on your application, i.e., 'Lateral Transfer,' 'Reinstatement,' or 'Reemployment').

Please read the following instructions to take a self-assesment and apply. It's a simple three step process.

1. Click on the below Bulletin link and review it to see if you are qualified. 

2. If qualified, click on the below Assessment link and follow the instructions.`s

3. If your score is successful, click on the below View Vacancies link and apply.

*Please Note: If you are a current or former state employee in this civil-service classification, or if you have completed this assessment in the past twelve months, then you can go directly to step 3 (View Vacancies) and start applying. Please indicate on your application your eligibility: a) Lateral Transfer (current employee), b) Reinstatement (former employee), c) Completed Assessment (please indicate score).


Are You Eligible for This Job?

If you do not currently have eligibility for this job, you may obtain eligibility by taking an examination.

Application Methods

You can apply for this job via the following method(s):

  • By Mail
Alternate Application Process

While we recommend that you utilize your CalCareer Account to take advantage of all the tools available, you may choose to apply for this job without using your account. In this case, print and complete the Job Application Package Checklist and include it if you submit a hard copy application.

Job Application Package Checklist

Blank Application Form (STD 678)

Additional Documentation
Class Specification(s):
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