Dispensing Nurse **$1,000 Hiring Bonus

Arlington, Washington, United States | ICCS | Full-time


 Position Summary

 Responsible for the safe and efficient dispensing of methadone medication to patients in compliance with WAC, FDA, DEA, regulations and clinic policies and procedures.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Accurately and efficiently dispenses daily doses of methadone/methadose, medications
  • Maintains current inventory of medication and medical supplies in secure environment
  • Assessment of patients’ physical condition; reporting observations to supervisor either verbally or in writing
  • Alerts treatment staff of any observed changes in patients’ status
  • Maintains accurate dispensing records
  • Daily review of medical order book and recording of changes
  • Maintains current statistical records
  • Accounts for all medication used during dispensary shift
  • Ensures accuracy of records to avoid medication discrepancies and takes corrective action as needed
  • Explains the proper use of dispensed medication and its effects to clients
  • Performs TB tests on staff and clients
  • Inventories and orders supplies as needed
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

 Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Critical thinking skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Effective communication
  • Must be alert and observant at all times
  • Demonstrate sound judgement and decision making abilities
  • Medication administration skills
  • Ability to build rapport with co-workers and physician
  • Ability to remain calm and professional at all times
  • Ability to accurately assess situations that arise

 Position Qualifications

  • Current license to practice as a registered nurse or licensed practical nurse in the state of Washington
  • A degree or studies in social science or medical field plus three years’ experience
  • Ability to pass criminal background check and pre-employment drug swab
  • WA state drivers’ license and ability to be approved by Tribal insurance to drive Tribal vehicles.

$1,000 Hiring-on Bonus!

Bonus is distributed in equal installments for new positions.  Restrictions apply.  


Full Time employees are eligible for:

Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, AD&D, Short & Long Term Disability

Paid Holidays

Employee Assistance Program

Wellness Initiative

Parental Leave

Volunteer Opportunities