Licensed Vocational Nurse

  • Bakersfield, CA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Established in 1988 to respond to the nursing shortage, Maxim Healthcare Services carries with it a commitment to providing a comprehensive level of service and quality care. Growing from a small team of eager recruiters to a company with satisfied clients in nearly every corner of the nation, delivering excellence in patient and customer care is the key to Maxim's success.

Job Description

We are seeking skilled Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN) to work within our clients’ homes providing direct patient care.  Following a physician established plan of treatment and working under the supervision of the Director of Clinical Services, our Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN)  instruct patients and their families in proper treatment, help individuals and groups take steps to improve or maintain health.  As a Maxim LVN you will assess and record symptoms and/or reactions and progress in patients, administer medications and assist in rehabilitation in accordance with the physician established plan of treatment.  Maxim believes that qualified nurses are advocates and health educators for patients, families and communities.





At Maxim we understand that our employees are our greatest asset, and we are happy to offer them the following benefits:


- Flexible Scheduling & 24 hour On-call Service

- Competitive Pay with Direct Deposit

- Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance & 401(k)

- Positive Work Environment 


- Current, unencumbered state license to practice as a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

- Minimum one (1) year of nursing experience required with home health experience preferred

- Current CPR certification

- Copy of updated Physical, based on state requirements

- Copy of updated TB results/ Chest x-ray

- Reliable transportation

Additional Information

Preferred Qualifications:

- All minimum qualifications plus

- Pediatrics experience

- Trach experience

- Vent experience

- G-Tube experience

Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer