Public Health Nurse

Knox Public Health

Knox Public Health is seeking to hire a registered nurse for Public Health Nursing position in the Public Health Outreach division.  The responsibilities of the position will include but not be limited to: delivering school nursing service to elementary or high school students within Knox County (East Knox Elementary/High School). The position will also provide public health nursing services at health department locations through-out the county as assigned and requested.

Requirements of the positions are currently licensed registered nurse in the State of Ohio: baccalaureate degree in nursing and a minimum of 5 years’ experience preferred. Experience working with a diverse population in public health nursing, school nursing, case management, knowledge of infectious disease, immunization administration, and electronic health records a plus.

Applicant must have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, (i.e. Word, Excel) & Google docs and have excellent computer skills.  Individual needs to possess ability to work autonomously and work with a variety of community partners.

The position is full-time (40 hours) with normal hours M-F 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (school hours) and 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (public health service hours) Occasional evenings and weekends. Benefits include paid holidays, vacation, sick time, personal leave, and retirement; health, dental, and vision insurance available. Interested applicants should submit their resume and application to Human Resources, Knox Public Health, 11660 Upper Gilchrist Road, Mount Vernon, OH or email to  Position opened until filled.

Knox Public Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer Provider.

Knox Public Health regularly accepts resumes which are kept on file for one year from the date received.  Resumes can be sent to:

Human Resources
Knox Public Health
11660 Upper Gilchrist Road
Mount Vernon, OH 43050

Resumes can also be sent via email to:

Posted 04/14/2021 jef

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