Department:Alexander County Health Department
Position:Public Health Nurse II
Salary Range:$43,469.68 – $61,421.52(Grade 72)
Posting Dates:September 11, 2019 –September 22, 2019
Description of Work:
This position involves case management services to the children of Alexander County. This is achieved by working with the individuals and families, community leaders, health-related groups, and groups at risk. It focuses on the prevention of disease and disability and the promotion and maintenance of optimal wellness. It also requires work in clinical areas and community outreach for the purpose of health education. Must be able to work well in conjunction with nurse professionals and multi-disciplinary teams.
Education and Experience Required:
Graduation from a four-year college or university with a B.S. Degree in Nursing which includes a Public Health Nursing rotation and one year of Public Health Nursing experience; or Master’s in Public Health and graduation from a school of professional nursing and one year of professional nursing experience; or graduation from a school of professional nursing and two years of professional nursing experience including one year of Public Health Nursing experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
Application Process: Application must be submitted before the closing date to Alexander County Human Resources, 621 Liledoun Road, Taylorsville, NC 28681. Applications can be obtained from Human Resources or downloaded. You may also submit your application online by clicking the “Online Application”. Only qualified applicants will be referred for an interview.
Pre-employment screening including drug and alcohol testing, criminal background check and a physical are required following a conditional offer of employment. Alexander County does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, or disability in employment or provisions of service.