LPN/Licensed Practical Nurse - Surgery Suite 400

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center


Location:  US:PA:Hershey

Work Type:  Full Time

FTE:  1.0

Shift: Days
Hours: Varied

Recruiter Contact: Jennifer Klinger at jklinger3@pennstatehealth.psu.edu








Working as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) at Penn State Health, you are the heart and backbone of patient care. When respect, integrity, teamwork and excellence guide your quality of care, you will be empowered to make an influential difference in the lives of all our patients.  #WeAre committed to helping talented LPNs, like you, deepen your expertise and achieve your goals while still performing patient care including: accurately recording vital signs, discussion health concerns, performing testing, administering injections; assisting with procedures and documentation.






Location: 200 University Drive, Entrance 2, Suite 400


Hours of Operation:

7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Monday - Thursday

7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Fridays.      


Work Schedule:       

Monday - Friday 6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.; 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.; 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.; 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.; 12:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. (Mon - Thurs evening only) - schedules rotate every eight weeks.  Staff can switch shifts with other staff as often as they desire (communicate with supervisor to make change).  Currently one all staff meeting monthly and one MOA/Scheduler meeting bi-monthly.



Adult and Pediatric Ear, Nose and Throat - Head and Neck Cancer, Otology, Audiology, Facial Reconstructive Surgery, Laryngology, Rhinology, Facial Trauma, Speech Pathology and Pediatric Surgery


To learn more about this practice site click here: https://hmc.pennstatehealth.org/obstetrics-and-gynecology/patient-care-and-treatment/womens-health





High School diploma required.


Graduate of an approved school of nursing with current license to practice in the state - of PA or eligible for licensure in PA required.


BLS required.


One (1) year experience in an acute or ambulatory care setting preferred.





Able to stand & sit constantly; walk frequently.


Able to lift/carry 0-10 lbs. frequently; 11-50 lbs. occasionally.


Able to push/pull 0-20 lbs. frequently; 21-75 lbs. occasionally.


Able to climb occasionally; reach constantly.


Able to use hands for simple/firm grasping.



If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report.  This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position.  All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.


Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff.  We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences.  We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.  If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 7:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday thru Friday, email hrsolutions@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.


Union: Non Bargained