Job Opening For a Public Health Nurse
Highland County Health Department
The Highland County Health Department is now looking for an energized and compassionate RN to become a part of our team. When you join the Highland County Health Department, you have the unique opportunity to join a small team that makes a huge impact in the lives of people in our community.
Starting Salary Range (based on experience and education): $20.00 to $23.00 / hour
Other Benefits: PERS Retirement, sick leave, vacation leave, competitive health/vision/dental packages, and paid holidays
Required Travel: Primarily in county
Employment Type: Full time, 38 hours a week
Position Description: This position is responsible for patient care, blood draws, immunizations, health education and health outreach, and many other nursing services. This position would also function as the communicable disease investigation team lead.
Must hold an active RN license in the state of Ohio
Must have a valid drivers license/insurance
Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must be reliable and capable of working independently
Must have current CPR certification
Preferred Qualifications (in addition to above):
Basic knowledge of Public Health
Basic knowledge of communicable diseases
Experienced in community health/infection control
Experienced in health education
Experience and knowledge of childhood and adult immunization recommendations/requirements
Experience in phlebotomy
Bonnie Rusch, Highland County Health Department, 1487 North High St., Suite 400, Hillsboro, OH 45133
Deadline for Applications: Earliest consideration before July 5, 2019, position will remain open until filled.
Highland County Health Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer