Vacancy Announcement

Public Health Nurse II

 

Salary Grade:

69

Salary Range:

$41,134 – $53,473/ year (hiring range)

Closing Date:

Open until filled

Position Number:

535-50-287

Location:

McDowell (However, may be required to work in Polk or Rutherford Counties)

Description of Work:

The primary purpose of this position is to administer vaccines, perform immunization outreach and educational activities and conduct immunization monitoring and follow-up to include all resident children 0-24 months whether private or public in compliance with the Immunization Action Plan. Demonstrate and implement techniques of nursing care and counsels for promotion of health and prevention disease through visits in schools, clinics, and health fairs within assigned area, McDowell Health Department, working independently and net-working for integration of these activities and in home basis. Responsibilities include: Immunization Action Plan Coordinator/Vaccine Preventable Disease Coordinator, General Clinic/Immunizations/STD Clinic, Family Planning Clinic and Maternity Clinic.

Minimum Education And Experience:

Graduation from a four-year college or university with a B.S. in Nursing which includes a Public Health Nursing rotation and one year of Public Health Nursing experience; or Master’s in Public Health and graduation from a school of professional nursing and one year of professional nursing and one year of professional nursing experience; or graduation from a school of professional nursing and two years of professional nursing experience including one year of Public Health Nursing experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

Application Process:

Applicants must submit a current resume and state application (PD-107) to the Rutherford-Polk-McDowell District Health Department Personnel Department, 221 Callahan-Koon Road, Spindale, NC 28160 Position will remain open until filled. Applications can be downloaded at www.rpmhd.org/hr/employment. Completed applications and resumes can be e-mailed to personnel@rpmhd.org or faxed to (828) 287-6059.