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Nurse

Department: 
Public Health
Starting Salary: 
$22.78-$24.61 DOQ
Grade: 
36/37
Date Posted: 
Monday, June 29, 2020
Application Deadline: 
Monday, July 13, 2020 - 2:00pm
Summary: 

Under general direction, position is responsible for providing patient nursing services such as immunizations, well child and well adult check-ups, tuberculosis testing, lead testing and flu clinics. Evaluates the level of care and ensures customer satisfaction; carries out Public Health prevention and intervention initiatives, as assigned, related to the following Public Health concerns: unintended pregnancy, infectious disease, obesity, tobacco, oral health, mental health and substance abuse. Provides community outreach Public Health nursing services and health education activities aimed at the promotion of healthy families and communities and the prevention of disease. Emphasizes infectious disease prevention and control, health promotion activities, maternal-child health, community assessment and coalition building around public health issues, and public health emergency preparedness. A sound knowledge of the philosophy, principles, and practice of public health is required. Position in general exercises considerable judgement by managing all aspects of clinic operations.

Duties: 

MUST SUBMIT TRANSCRIPTS AND COPY OF CURRENT LICENSE AT TIME OF APPLICATION TO BE CONSIDERED

Qualifications: 

Grade 37: Bachelor’s degree in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited four-year college or university; or two (2) to four (4) years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

 

Grade 36: Licensed Practical Nurse from an accredited college; or two (2) to four (4) years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Additional Requirements: 

Valid and current Colorado Driver’s License. Current Colorado Registered Nursing License required. CPR Certification required. Red Cross CPR/First Aid Instructor Certification preferred, but not required.

  • Complete County Application by the closing date and time.
  • Submit hard copy to address or fax number above.
  • Submit electronically at www.fremontco.com, follow the instructions on the Employment Opportunities link.
  • Ensure you submit any additional information requested in this posting.
  • Incomplete applications will not receive consideration.
  • Applicants selected to participate in the interview process will be the only candidates contacted.

MUST SUBMIT TRANSCRIPTS AND COPY OF CURRENT LICENSE AT TIME OF APPLICATION TO BE CONSIDERED.