Public Health Nurse – Reproductive Health
Are you a nurse with a passion for community health but need some flexibility? The Oneida County Health Department is looking for a nurse to join our nationally recognized team. Come work for one of the leading public health departments in the state and nation, and you will contribute to our mission to protect, nurture, and advance the health of our community. The Oneida County Health Department is working hard to achieve a vision of health equity, one in which the community is thriving and all people have what they need to be healthy.
Role: Works closely with clients, partners, and the community to promote optimal reproductive health and family planning outcomes. Uses education, promotion of healthy lifestyles, research, and program implementation to positively influence health outcomes and prevent disease. Job duties may include reproductive health clinical services, communicable disease follow up, and policy and procedure development. The applicant will implement grant objectives, work plans, respond to priorities set forth by the agency, and assist with other public health priorities as assigned.
Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing with 1-3 years of experience. Knowledge of computerized information systems and data analysis. Skills in critical analysis, problem solving, priority-setting, and group facilitation.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience working with the maternal and child health population. Advanced degree in public health. Knowledge of local, state, and federal public health programs and planning activities.
Compensation and Benefits: This position has a starting hourly wage of $27.31 to $29.52 based on experience plus fringe benefit package including Health, Dental, Life and Income Continuation Insurances plus generous PTO (Paid Time Off) with the ability to carryover unused hours into future years. This 29.75 hours/week (4 days per week) position has a flexible weekday schedule; there is an occasional need to work evening and/or weekend hours.
Job description and required Oneida County application are available at www.co.oneida.wi.us under the Employment tab. Completed application and resume should be mailed to Oneida County LRES, P.O. Box 400, Rhinelander, WI 54501 or emailed to [email protected]. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Oneida County is an Equal Opportunity Employer