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Hourly Outreach Registered Nurse
Cobb / Douglas Counties
• Exceptional learning and growth opportunities
• Flexibility within our core operating hours of Monday – Friday 8 am – 5 pm
• Employee recognition program
• Worksite Wellness activities
• Diverse workforce
Purpose of the Position: Under general supervision, provides professional nursing care in accordance with nurse protocols, policies and/or procedures. Focuses on the prevention of illness, injury or disability, the promotion of health and maintenance of the health of populations. Cares for population with special needs during disasters/emergencies and biological and chemical protocols. Provides education and counseling on practices to facilities and individuals. Coordinates with the Outreach Supervisor, SPOC and EPR to expedite vaccine screening, testing and administration in vulnerable/underserved populations. Provides a wide array of immunization activities, wellness checks, testing, coordination of events that requires travel as needed. This position works to promote and protect the health and safety of the residents of Cobb and Douglas Counties.
Essential Functions (include, but are not limited to):
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from an accredited college or university AND current Georgia license to practice as a Registered Nurse AND CPR certification OR Associate’s degree in Nursing from an accredited college or university AND one year of PHN experience and completion of PHN course within one year of hire and a current Georgia Registered Professional Nurse license and CPR certification.
Preferred Qualifications: Public Health Nursing experience. Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in Georgia as well as skills in basic computer functions and communication. Community Health Nursing experience
Work Conditions & Physical Demands: Position does not require an excessive physical exertion but is not a sedentary position. Requires lifting of less than 50 pounds of educational materials or supplies, walking through local facilities on site visits and desk work.
Salary Information: $35.00/ Hour / Up to 29 hrs./ week | No Benefits
*THIS POSITION WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL FILLED AND IS SUBJECT TO CLOSE AT ANY TIME ONCE A SATISFACTORY APPLICANT POOL HAS BEEN IDENTIFIED
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Thank you for your interest in CDPH. Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information on application status by phone or e-mail. All qualified applicants will be considered but may not necessarily receive an interview. Selected applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for next steps in the selection process. Applicants who are not selected will not receive notification.
Requirements for this position may be subject to: Pre-Employment Drug Screening, Criminal Background Check/Fingerprinting, Previous Employment Reference Check, Specific Immunizations, Motor vehicle check, and/or Education and/or Licensure verification.
If you require accommodations under the American Disability Act (ADA), email request by the closing date of this announcement to: Natasha.Hart@dph.ga.gov
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AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Cobb and Douglas Public Health a nationally accredited health department, headquartered in Marietta, Georgia since 1920 promotes and protects the health and safety of the residents of Cobb and Douglas counties in partnership with several other agencies. CDPH is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate based on age, genetics, pregnancy, gender, gender identity or expression, color, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, political affiliation, race or religion.
TO APPLY: In order to successfully apply for a position; the hiring agency requires interested applicants to complete the Cobb & Douglas Public Health’s Online Employment Application. This job application can be found at: www.cdph-ess.com. Click on "Employment Opportunities" and locate this position, click “Apply” and begin your application process.