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Overview

Sierra County is seeking a professional to join our rural Public Health team as the Senior Public Health Nurse. We are located in California’s scenic north-eastern Sierra Mountain Valley. Sierra County is a do-able 45 minutes from Reno or Truckee. There is lots of room in our backyard playground for outdoor sports enthusiasts and nature lovers alike. The work is diverse and spans across all facets of public health. It will engage all of your skills and education and teach you some along the way. Sierra County provides a supportive, flexible work environment where we celebrate our successes and take on our challenges together.
POSITION SUMMARY—
Under general supervision, provides public health nursing services to clients, including clinical care and counseling as well as public health instruction and education. Provides targeted case management; manages communicable disease prevention, immunizations, case investigation, tracing and reporting; develops and manages multiple program grant work plans and budgets. This position supervises 3-5 staff.

Additional Application:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: BACHELORS DEGREE IN NURSING, NURSING LICENSE, POSSESS A VALID LICENSE AS A REGISTERED NURSE IN THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA, SUBSTANTIAL RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE WITH PROGRESSIVE ADVANCEMENT, AND SUPERVISORY EXPERIENCE. MUST HAVE A CURRENT VALID DRIVERS LICENSE

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: Bachelor's
Driver's License Required: Yes
Hiring Requirements for this Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Background Checks
  • Reference Check
  • Motor Vehicle Record Check
  • Accessible by Public Transportation: No
    Salary Range: $5,627.00-$6,840.00 Per Month