POSTING DATE: JUNE 10, 2022
APPLICATION DEADLINE: *OPEN UNTIL FILLED
THIS POSITION IS SUBJECT TO CLOSE ONCE A SATISFACTORY APPLICANT POOL HAS BEEN REACHED
Full-Time Unclassified Position
PAY GRADE: M Minimum Hiring Salary: $55,578.00
*Salary based on education and experience
LOCATION: Chattahoochee County Health Department, 213 McNaughton Street, Cusseta, GA 31805
Stewart County Health Department, 211 Health Department Rd., Lumpkin, GA 31815
DUTIES: Under limited supervision, this position will function as a PHN/County Nurse Manager in the Chattahoochee & Stewart Co. Health Departments. Will plan for client level & population-based nursing services; evaluate, compile, and submit data and reports by established deadlines; evaluate supplies, equipment and medication needs and ensure adequate levels are maintained; monitor clinic activity and modify schedule, as needed; coordinate peer reviews and protocol signature pages, mock drills, and emergency vaccine storage plans, as needed; order and approve requisitions for program supplies and medications / vaccines. Identify training needs of clinic staff and ensure training is provided. Identify new community collaborations and/or revenue resources, when applicable. Participate in the Nurse Manager meetings monthly/quarterly.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree in nursing from an accredited college or university AND Two (2) years of PHN experience AND current Georgia Registered Professional Nurse license AND CPR certification OR Associate’s degree in nursing from an accredited college or university AND Three (3) years of nursing experience AND completion of a PHN course within one year of hire AND current Georgia Registered Professional Nurse license AND CPR certification. A copy of college transcript is required.
All West Central Health District 7 employees are deemed essential workers in the event of an emergency. As such, you may be called on to participate in an event including but not limited to: staffing a shelter, working at a Specimen Point of Collection Site (SPOC) and/or working at a Point of Dispensing site (POD). If you are called on to participate, you are required to report to the designated site as a condition of employment, whether the emergency occurs during or outside regular work hours.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Professional experience in public health nursing and completion of a Bachelor’s Degree in nursing.
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
• I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification
• Pre-Employment Drug Screening
• Reference Checks