Preference Personnel

Director of Nursing - Long-Term Care

Posted November 29, 2017Consultant: Jordan Murphy
  • Healthcare Position
  • Located in North Dakota
  • Full Time Position
    $70,000; Amazing Benefits

Preference Employment Solutions is North Dakota’s newest healthcare staffing company looking to support healthcare organizations and professionals across North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota. We are currently seeking to fill a Director of Nursing (DON) position for a very well respected rural skilled nursing facility southwest of Fargo, ND. This is a full-time, permanent position with competitive compensation and amazing benefits.


  • Must have graduated from an accredited nursing program leading to licensure as a RN
  • Must hold good standing RN licensure
  • 2+ years of RN management experience 
  • Prior experience working in a skilled nursing facility is required

Responsibilities Include but not Limited to:

  • Responsible for ensuring quality nursing care and services by developing, leading and managing an efficient and caring team of licensed nurses, nursing assistants and other SNF personnel 
  • Ensure the quality of nursing care remains in accordance with standards, policies and procedures and always remains in compliance with federal and state regulatory requirements
  • Administer nursing care to all residents
  • Diagnose and establish care plans for all residents
  • Monitor and report changes in residents’ symptoms and/or behavior
  • Collaborate with RN’s, Physicians and other healthcare professionals to provide comprehensive resident care
  • Educate residents about health maintenance and disease prevention
  • Facilitate referrals to other healthcare professionals and medical facilities
  • Maintain accurate resident medical records
  • Provide advice and emotional support to residents and their family members

Characteristics of a Successful Candidate:

  • Strong leadership skills with great professional judgement  
  • Must have a strong personality with the ability to work with many different types of personalities
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written 
  • Outstanding customer service and relationship building abilities
  • Strong organization skills including the ability to work independently
  • Must be detailed oriented and have the ability to prioritize work
  • Excellent time management skills in a changing environment 
  • Ability to deal effectively with high levels of stress


  • Competitive compensation starting around $70,000 
  • Fully Paid Family Health Plan, Vacation, 401k w/ Match, and Education Assistance for eligible employees 
  • Awesome team focused and resident centered environment 

How to Apply:

Please contact Jordan Murphy by emailing your resume to

What Preference Employment Solutions Offers You:
We are a local employment company successfully assisting job seekers for over 30 years! Join our network to access a variety of benefits:
• Preference Employment Solutions is FREE & CONFIDENTIAL for Job Seekers
• Your information is never shared without your permission
• Direct Hire, Temp-to-Hire, Temporary and Project Based opportunities to fit your needs
• Professional, Administrative, Industrial and Healthcare placement specializations
• Access to the area’s top employers and hiring managers
• ACA Compliant with health insurance options for qualifying employees
• Preference Employment Solutions is an equal opportunity employer

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Thank you for submitting your resume for this position. All information received will always remain confidential. We will be in contact with you soon to discuss your interest in this position.