Job Opportunity - Director of Nursing

Position Description:

The Highland County Health Department is accepting applications for the Director of our Public Health Nursing Division. This leadership level position will: supervise day-to-day operations of the Public Health Nursing Division, assist in budget preparation, develop policy, manage grants, provide oversight for clinical services, oversee and develop community health initiatives, and perform other duties as required. This position will also work directly with patients in vaccine administration, phlebotomy, patient education, and other public health nursing duties.


Full-time, Exempt (38 hours per week /76 hours per pay)

Salary is commensurate with education and experience


Paid holidays; paid vacation (based on time in public service); paid sick leave; paid personal leave; health insurance; dental insurance

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Licensed registered nurse
  • Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing (or related bachelor’s degree)
  • Minimum of three (3) years nursing experience required
  • Valid driver’s license/insurance
  • Current CPR/AED certification

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Nursing, Public Health, or related field
  • Prior experience in supervisory roles
  • Experience in public health settings
  • Experience with childhood and adult immunization recommendations/requirements
  • Experience in grant writing and management

Send Resume to:

Jared Warner, Health Commissioner, Highland County Health Department,

1487 North High St., Suite 400, Hillsboro, OH 45133