Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Float Pool

Mayo Clinic - Faribault, MN4.2









Why Mayo Clinic

This position is a 0.9 float position and will primarily help out in family practice, internal medicine, and pediatrics.

Position description

The licensed practical nurse (LPN) or Medical Assistant (MA):
Provides nursing care to assigned patients under the direct supervision of the registered nurse (RN) or other assigned supervisor and accepts delegation from the RN/assigned supervisor in meeting the needs of the patient/family.
Collects data through observation and communicates information to assist the RN and/or provider in patient assessment and care planning.
Participates as a member of the health care team and accepts delegation from the RN/assigned supervisor and provider in meeting needs of the patient/family.
Delivers care in accordance with the patient care plan, policies and procedures of the organization and principles of relationship-based care.
Possesses excellent communication skills; is skillful in mentoring and teaching; and participates on committees or projects.

Graduate of an accredited school of practical nursing or graduate of a medical assistant program
If a Medical Assistant, a High School Diploma/GED is also required

If graduation did not occur within the last two years, one year of LPN or MA experience working in an applicable setting is required.
Experience working in a team environment

Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
Computer skills required
Ability to work flexible hours, which may include days, evenings, nights, holidays, weekends, and on-call
Ability to adapt to unpredictable situations within the work
Additional qualifications

Prior experience with electronic medical record systems preferred.
One year LPN/MA experience within the last five years preferred.

License or certification

Current LPN license by applicable state requirements or
Current Medical Assistant certification or registration. In the event of no certification or registration and ineligibility to become certified or registered, an ABR-OE or equivalent is required.
Maintains BLS (Basic Life Support) for Health Care Providers from one of the following programs:
1. American Heart Association
2. American Red Cross
Additional specialty certification/training as required by the work area.
Exemption status


Compensation Detail

Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.

Benefits eligible



Full Time

Hours / Pay period


Schedule details

Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5:30 pm, with one day off every week.

Weekend schedule

Not applicable at this time.

Site description

Faribault, Minnesota is a vibrant community of over 23,000 people, regarded as one of the most historic cities in Minnesota. Located just 50 miles west of Rochester, MN and 40 miles south of Minneapolis/St. Paul, Faribault is home to numerous light industrial and small retail businesses. Faribault has first rate public and private school systems, including the nationally recognized Shattuck-Saint Mary's boarding school.



Career profile

Licensed Practical Nursing

Job posting number



Elizabeth Brownewell

Equal opportunity employer

Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).