Cal Poly Pomona


Recruitment No. P11-LVN II
Classification Title Licensed Vocational Nurse II
Collective Bargaining Unit Health Care Support- Unit 2
College/Department Student Health & Counseling Services
Timebase Temporary, hourly, intermittent
Application Materials Required University Application, Resume and a valid license as a Vocational Nurse issued by theState of California required
Hourly Range $19.53- $31.25
Status On-going


Student Health & Counseling  Services is an organizational unit within the Division of Student Affairs.  The unit strives for excellence in student services by adhering to the Themes and Values adopted by the Division (i.e., a Student-Centered Philosophy, Teamwork, Interconnectedness, Quality Contact, Passion, Compassion, Integrity, and Flexibility). The mission of Student Health and Counseling Services (SHCS) is to promote academic and personal success and help students develop healthy lifestyles by providing student-centered, professional, and quality medical, psychological, and health education services to our diverse community. Student Health & Counseling Services provides ambulatory health care and health education programs for the students of the university. 


Under the supervision of a registered nurse, nurse practitioner, physician assistant, or physician, the LVN II performs the full range of LVN nursing and patient care functions, but is distinguished the assignment of lead duties for other Licensed Vocational Nurses and/or clinic support staff. Additionally, LVN II’s may oversee clinic operations and coordinate specialty clinics and/or provide case management related to a specialty area, especially if they possess additional training or certification in a specialty area because of the role they play in coordinating staff and clinic operations, incumbents often are involved in the development and implementation of nursing and patient care services, policies and procedures.


A high school diploma or its equivalent is required, as well as successful completion of a state approved vocational nursing program in an accredited school of vocational nursing or equivalent training and experience as defined by the Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians (BVNPT). In addition, incumbents must possess and maintain specialized training and/or related certifications. Incumbents must possess experience necessary to successfully perform work in the specialty which typically requires a minimum of three to four years of progressive experience as a Licensed Vocational Nurse, including some experience in the specialty area.

Licensing/Certification Requirements:
Possess and maintain a valid license as a Vocational Nurse issued by the State of California. Incumbents at this level also are expected to possess and maintain certification for intravenous therapy as defined by the BVNPT. Additionally, incumbents may be required to possess and maintain valid CPR/AED certification as appropriate for the assigned duties.

Finalists for this position may be required to submit to and successfully pass a background check prior to being hired.


Ability to perform assigned nursing duties and demonstrate appropriate nursing practices; demonstrate proper techniques and skills, competency in performing assigned nursing duties and patient care activities described above; learn related clinic procedures and handle equipment required for patient care in a Student Health Center; understand basic medical terminology; make accurate observations and accurately document a patient’s subjective complaint in medical records; exercise correct judgment within the areas of assigned responsibility; follow detailed oral and written instructions; use applicable health center automated systems as needed to perform duties; maintain effective working relationships with practitioners and other health center support staff; maintain patient confidentiality in compliance with applicable federal and state laws and regulations; and be sensitive to and communicate effectively with patients from diverse backgrounds.


Cal Poly Pomona is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. The university subscribes to all state and federal regulations and prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity/gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, age, disability, genetic information, medical condition, and covered veteran status.


Cal Poly Pomona hires only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the United States.

In compliance with state and federal crime awareness and campus security legislation, including The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act, California Education Code section 67380, and the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA), the Cal Poly Pomona Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available at:


The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.


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