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COVID-19 School Strike Team, RN (Sumter/Webster County)


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

LOCATIONS: Sumter County Health Department, 1601 North MLK Jr. Blvd, Ste. 100, Americus, Georgia 31719
Webster County Health Department, 6814 Washington Street, Preston, Georgia 31824

DUTIES: Under supervision, this position will serve the counties of Sumter and Webster. 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: 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