Psychiatrist - Inpatient

Apr 01 2020
Job Description


State of Hawaii

Department of Health

Adult Mental Health Division

Kona, Hawaii


Psychiatrist - Inpatient

$15,630 - $25,570 monthly, salary commensurate w/ training and experience


Exempt, non-civil service appointment.  Provides direct clinical and consultative psychiatric services for a variety of service programs within and outside the Branch and affiliated programs and facilities as assigned, and provide clinical guidance for other members of interdisciplinary teams.  In addition to the outpatient duties, this position manages new consumers in acute settings, such as, emergency departments, acute inpatient psychiatric units and consultation to law enforcement.



Minimum Qualifications


EDUCATION:  Graduation from an approved medical school in the US/Canada/Foreign Medical School with certification by Educational Council of Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG). Completion of one (1) year of approved internship and three (3) years of psychiatric residency training.   Board certified or meets the criteria to sit for the examination of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.


EXPERIENCE: One (1) year experience in working with forensic consumers or one (1) year of experience in outpatient or community psychiatric or one (1) year of additional post graduate training appropriate to the position which is preferred. 


LICENSE: Valid permanent or temporary license to practice medicine in the State of Hawaii. Valid State of Hawaii Narcotics Enforcement Administration Registration and Federal Drug Enforcement Administration registration.


Who May Apply


LEGAL AUTHORIZATION TO WORK REQUIREMENT:  The State of Hawaii requires that all persons seeking employment with the government of the State shall be citizens, nationals, or permanent resident aliens of the United States, or eligible under federal law for unrestricted employment in the United States.


How to Apply


Mail completed State of Hawaii Application for Non-Civil Service Appointment with original signature, cover letter, detailed resume, and salary requirements to:


Department of Health

Adult Mental Health Division

1250 Punchbowl St. Room 256

Honolulu, HI 96813

Attn: Personnel


Application packet:​yment/job-opportunities/


Other Information


For additional information, you may send an email to [email protected] You may also contact Hawaii Community Mental Health Clinical Branch, Gregory Keane at [email protected] or (808) 933-0409.


Recruitment is continuous until needs are met.


Recruitment Number:  122104, 122105


This position is exempt from civil service.  Therefore, if you are appointed to the position, your employment will be considered to be “at will.” 


 An Equal Opportunity Employer