Minnesota Department of Human Services

$28.76 – $42.59 /hourly; $60,051 – $88,928 /annually
This announcement may be used to fill multiple permanent, full-time, part-time, and intermittent (on-call) vacancies. Shifts may be rotating (day/evening) or overnight.

The Community Behavioral Health Hospital (CBHH) in Fergus Falls, is seeking a Registered Nurses to join our team. Operated by the Minnesota Department of Human Services, CBHH Fergus Falls is an inpatient psychiatric facility that provides rapid assessment and stabilization for adults experiencing an acute mental health episode. The length of stay is usually less than 30 days, during which treatment focuses on stabilization, patient education, and discharge planning involving community support resources, with the overall goal of preventing future episodes.

Our talented RNs deliver outstanding professional nursing care to meet the unique needs of each patient. They also facilitate the admission of new patients to the unit. The RNs are essential members of our interdisciplinary treatment teams and actively participate in the treatment planning process.

Join our team to begin a rewarding career as a State of Minnesota employee!

Job Description:

Participate as an active member of the treatment team by caring for adults with acute to chronic and severe mental illness. Perform nursing duties and keep clinical charts and reports on the emotional and physical status of patients. Facilitate the admission of patients to the unit. Participate in educational opportunities so that professional growth and development are continuously enhanced and to participate on local and system-wide committees. Comply with all safety and health standards, laws, regulations, and policies in order to ensure that all applicable environmental standards are met.


The State of Minnesota offers an excellent employee benefits package, including low-cost medical and dental insurance with affordable dependent coverage, employer paid life insurance, short and long term disability, pre-tax flexible spending accounts, retirement plan, tax-deferred compensation, generous vacation and sick leave, and 11 paid holidays each year.


To qualify, applicants must be:

  • Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Minnesota.
Apply online by Thursday, September 20th at
www.mn.gov/careers, search for job ID# 26543
Contact the helpdesk at 651-259-3637 or careers@state.mn.us.
Our mission as an employer is to actively recruit, welcome and support a workforce, which is diverse and inclusive of people who are underrepresented in the development of state policies, programs and practices, so that we can support the success and growth of all people who call Minnesota home.

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