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University of California Irvine - Temporary Licensed Vocational Nurse

The following information was provided by UCI

Job Opening ID: 52107

Reports To: UCI Temporary Employment Services (TES) Manager

Working Title: Temporary Vocational Nurse

Department: UCI Temporary Employment Services (TES) Department

Bargaining Unit: EX

FLSA: Non-Exempt

Job Code: 008917

Job Location: UCI Campus - Irvine, UCI Medical Center – Orange

Percent of Time: 100%

Work Schedule: 8-5, M-F (Schedule may vary)

Employee Class: Limited

Position Summary:

UCI Temporary Employment Services (TES) is continuously seeking applicants to assist in filling the temporary needs of the UC Irvine Campus in Irvine, the UC Irvine Medical Center in Orange, and other UCI Satellite Clinics. We recruit for this position on an on-going basis in order to build a talent pool of potential candidates.

We are seeking applicants with a wide range of experience providing a wide variety of patient care activities under the direction of appropriate registered nursing personnel. They perform assigned nursing procedures for the safety, comfort and well-being of patients such as observing, recording and reporting to the appropriate Registered Nurse the physical and mental condition of the patients and changes in condition.


  • Administering drugs

  • Observing and recording reactions

  • Performing prescribed procedures such as enemas, douches, irrigations, hot and cold applications and changing dressings

  • Assisting physicians with examinations and treatments

  • Bathing and feeding patients

  • Helping patients into and out of bed and assisting them in ambulatory activities

  • Taking of patients' temperature, blood pressure, pulse and respiration, and recording results on patients' charts

  • Collect specimens such as sputum and urine in containers, label, and send them to the laboratory for analysis

The job summary above is a sampling of a Temporary Vocational Nurses may be tasked with. However, the summary is not all-inclusive. The specifics of each temporary assignment will vary and would be provided to the temporary employee at an appropriate time.

Total Compensation:

In addition to the salary range listed below, we offer a wealth of benefits to make working at UCI even more rewarding. Temporary employees may be eligible for partial benefits based on full-time, 100% appointment and is subject to collective bargaining agreements. These benefits may include medical insurance, sick and vacation time, retirement savings plans, and access to a number of discounts and perks. Please utilize the link listed here to learn more about our benefits.

Compensation Range:

Minimum $28.06 Mid Point $30.97 Maximum $34.87