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COVID-19 School Strike Team, RN (Columbus)

POSTING DATE: SEPTEMBER 17, 2021
APPLICATION DEADLINE: *OPEN UNTIL FILLED

Temporary, Full-time Position

PAY GRADE: J District Entry / Hiring Salary: $45,000.00/year
Salary is based on education and experience

This is a grant-funded position until 2023

LOCATION: Columbus Department 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 school vaccination clinics across West Central Health District’s 16 counties and administer the COVID vaccine. Will perform a range of duties which include, but not limited to, immunization audits, on-site vaccination coordination, school-based Flu clinics, Scoliosis screenings, and school-based COVID immunizations and testing. 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. *Work hours will vary based on Vaccine Clinic schedules.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 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