Public Health Department Job
PH Nursing Supervisor II
Halifax, NC (Halifax County)
Public Health Nurse III
Description: The primary purpose of this position is to provide and coordinate the Immunization Program for infants-adulthood. This is a State program with requirements to investigate vaccine preventable outbreaks, administervaccines, develop/revise immunization policies, coordinate activities related to immunization updates for staffand physician offices as necessary and provide assessments for Roanoke Valley Adult Day Program. Also,Responsible for inventory control and ordering of all vaccines and preparing monthly reports as required forstate contract addendum. The position will also require working daily clinics and performing investigations ofpositiveCOVID19 patientincluding contracttracing, asnecessary.
Requirements: Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from a four-year college oruniversity with a B.S. in Nursing which includes a Public Health Nursing rotation and two years of PublicHealth Nursing experience; OR Master’s in Public Health and graduation from a school of professionalnursing and two years of professional nursing experience; OR graduation from a school of professionalnursing and three years of professional nursing experience including two years of Public Health nursingexperience.A current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in North Carolina and an appropriatedriver’s license valid in the State of N.C. is also required. All health department employees (with theexception of individuals with an accommodation or medical exemption) are required to get an annual flushotvaccineas partofcondition of employment.
Compensation: Thehiringrangeforthispositionis$46,533-$75,541.HalifaxCountyprovidesacomprehensiveemployeebenefitspackage,includingmembershipintheN.C. LocalGovernmentEmployees’RetirementSystem.
Requirements:An official completed Halifax County Application for Employment (HR1107) and college transcripts arerequired to fully evaluate your qualifications for this position. The completed application and supplementalmaterials must be received by 5:00 p.m. on or before the closing date; postmarks will not be accepted.Allportions on the application, as they relate to your background, must be fully completed. Applications maynotrefertoaresume’orotherencloseddocuments(i.e.“seeresume”or“seeattached”),norwilltheseitemsbe accepted in lieu of a completed application.We will be unable to consider incomplete submissions forthis position. Unofficial transcripts (e.g. student copies) are acceptable for application purposes.If selectedfor employment, official transcripts will be required.A criminal background check will be required prior tohiring.
ClosingDate: Monday, August16,2021
Apply To: HalifaxCountyHumanResourcesManagement
26 North King Street (next to the Historic Courthouse)Post Office Box646
Halifax, North Carolina 27839-0646Telephone: (252)583-1688
**ApplicantsThatDoNotMeettheFullQualificationRequirements,MayBeOfferedaTraineeorWork/AgainstAppointment**(onlyfor positionsthat areworkagainst eligible)
Halifax County is a drug-free workplace. A pre-employment drug test will be required of this position with the results being received (negative)prior to the first day of employment.In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will employ only those individualswhoare U.S.citizens orlegalaliens authorized tomaintainemployment intheUnitedStates.