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Modoc County Public Health is currently accepting applications for a Public Health Nurse (PHN) or PHN Intern position. This is a full-time position located in Alturas CA.

Salary range: PHN: $5,470-6,981/month | PHN Intern: $4,617-5,892/month.


The Public Health Nurse/Intern will provide nursing services as identified within the various Modoc County Health Services Programs; Maternal Child and Adolescent Health, Communicable Disease Control, Immunizations, Public Health Preparedness, and/or Nurse Home Visiting. Assignments determined by program needs and the employee’s area of expertise.

Minimum qualifications:

  • PHN: Bachelor of Science in Nursing/RN (CA) with a certificate in Public Health Nursing from the State of California.
  • PHN Intern: Registered Nurse (CA) and enrolled in an approved RN to BSN program.

To Apply:

Submit a completed Modoc County job application and a resume. Applications and complete job description can be obtained at Modoc County Health Services, 441 N. Main St., Alturas, CA 96101, or at the following website: For additional information on job duties, please contact Tanya Schulz or Cheyenne O’Sullivan at (530)233-6311.

Modoc County is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: None
Hiring Requirements for This Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Background Checks
  • Reference Check