AUSTIN – Texas Health and Human Services Commission’s Rusk State Hospital is hosting an express hiring event with onsite interviews Sept. 5 at the hospital.

Rusk State Hospital is looking to fill a variety of entry-level positions including social workers, security team members, food service workers, nursing team members, psychiatric nursing assistants and housekeeping team members. For each position, current employees will be on hand to speak to potential candidates about the positions they are interested in pursuing.

“If a career that helps people and offers a bright future interests you, please come meet us,” said Michelle Foster, superintendent of Rusk State Hospital. “Our greatest priority at Rusk is providing state-of-the-art care to Texans who need it. Each position has the potential to make a difference and positively impact the lives of our patients.”

Rusk State Hospital provides inpatient psychiatric care for people 18 years old and older. The hospital has more than 1,000 full-time employees and serves 35 counties.

WHAT: An express hiring event to fill various entry-level positions.

WHEN: Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

WHERE: Rusk State Hospital, Building 630, 805 N. Dickinson Drive, Rusk

Texas Health and Human Services offers many benefits to employees, including competitive salaries, career advancement, health and dental insurance, paid vacation and sick leave. All applicants must be at least 18 years of age to be considered for employment at a state-operated facility. Applicants must meet all hiring criteria, including a cleared fingerprint criminal background check, pre-employment drug screen and random drug testing.

To learn more about the HHSC’s Health and Specialty Care System, which includes state hospitals and state-supported living centers, visit the state hospitals page on the HHS website.

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