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COVID Travel Nurse

POSTING DATE: DECEMBER 31, 2021
APPLICATION DEADLINE: * OPEN UNTIL FILLED

This position is subject to close once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified

Temporary, Hourly, Grant-Funded Position

LPN – $25.00 per hour
RN – $45.00 per hour

LOCATION: Columbus Dept. of Public Health, 2100 Comer Ave., Columbus, GA, 2nd Floor, Health & Human Services Center

DUTIES: Under supervision, this position is housed in Columbus, GA and will be responsible for traveling and setting up mass vaccination clinics across West Central Health District’s 16 counties and administer the COVID vaccine. All Clinical staff must be legally able to administer vaccines. Clinical Staff 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:
LPN: Vocational/Technical degree from an accredited college AND current Georgia license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse.

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