POSTING DATE: JANUARY 14, 2021
APPLICATION DEADLINE: JANUARY 21, 2021 12:00 NOON
COVID-19 Vaccine Strike Team Staff
Temporary, Hourly, Grant-Funded Position
LPN – $16.50 per hour
EMS – $25.00 per hour
RN – $30.00 per hour
LOCATION: Columbus Dept. of Public Health, 2100 Comer Ave., Columbus, GA, 2nd Floor, Health & Human Services Center
DUTIES: Under supervision, this position will be responsible for traveling and setting up mass vaccination clinics across the West Central Health District and to administer the COVID vaccine. All staff must be legally able to administer vaccines. Must be able to stand/walk for long periods of time, tolerate heat and/or cold while working outside wearing a face mask and other necessary PPE for the duration of the shift.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: LPN: Vocational/Technical degree from an accredited college AND current Georgia license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse.
EMT/EMS: Georgia EMS Personnel currently licensed in good standing at the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), EMT-Intermediate, Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT), Cardiac Technician or Paramedic levels. EMS personnel are required to have a HS Diploma or GED AND current Georgia certification as an EMT Basic AND CPR certification AND valid driver’s license.
RN: Associate’s Degree in Nursing from an accredited college or university AND current Georgia Registered Professional Nurse license AND CPR certification. Note: No experience required.
An applicant who has a disability, which requires special accommodations, should contact Human Resources at 706-321-6127.
ALL APPLICANTS MUST APPLY AT: www.dph.georgia.gov Click on “About DPH” then “Careers”. Locate this position and click “Apply” to begin your application.
Applicants chosen for employment will be subject to the following:
• Criminal Background Check/ Fingerprinting
• Pre-Employment Drug Screening
• I-9 Employment Verification
• Reference Checks