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FREMONT COUNTY Registered Nurse / Licensed Practical Nurse in Canon City, Colorado

POSITION: Registered Nurse /Licensed Practical NurseDUTIES: Under general direction, position is responsible for providingpatient nursing services such as immunizations, COVID testing, well childand well adult check-ups, tuberculosis testing, lead testing and fluclinics. Evaluates the level of care and ensures customer satisfaction;carries out Public Health prevention and intervention initiatives, asassigned, related to the following Public Health concerns: unintendedpregnancy, infectious disease, obesity, tobacco, oral health, mentalhealth and substance abuse. Provides community outreach Public Health nursingservices and health education activities aimed at the promotion of healthyfamilies and communities and the prevention of disease. Emphasizes infectiousdisease prevention and control, health promotion activities,maternal-child health, community assessment and coalition building aroundpublic health issues, and public health emergency preparedness. A soundknowledge of the philosophy, principles, and practice of public health isrequired. Position in general exercises considerable judgement by managing allREQUIREMENTS:Grade 37: Bachelor's degree in Nursing (BSN) from an accreditedfour-year college or university; or two (2) to four (4) yearsrelated experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education andGrade 36: Licensed Practical Nurse from an accredited college; or two(2) to four (4) years related experience and/or training; orequivalent combination of education and experience.Valid and current Colorado Driver's License. Current Colorado RegisteredNursing License required. CPR Certification required.PREFERRED SKILLS: Red Cross CPR/First Aid Instructor Certificationpreferred, but not required.WAGE: $22.78 - $24.61 per hour depending on qualifications.SHIFT: 20 Hours per week, discuss days and hours with employer.This is a Grant Funded position.JOB SITE: Canon City, CO.BENEFITS: Not eligible for benefits.APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:If you meet the minimum requirements for thisposition, please click on How to Apply' to view the applicationinformation (registration is available at no cost).Apply by 2:00pm on February 02, 2021.Complete employer application by the closing date and time.Submit hard copy to address or fax number above.Submit electronically at employer's website, follow the instructions on theEmployment Opportunities link.Ensure you submit any additional information requested in this posting.Incomplete applications will not receive consideration.Applicants selected to participate in the interview process will be the onlycandidates contacted.Must submit transcripts and copy of current license at time of application tobe considered.