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Public Health Nurse - Snohomish Health District

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Location: Everett, WA
Full-time position
Closing Date: open until filled
Job #12756
Posted: July 3, 2018

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Note: This position is open until filled, with a first review date of 07/20/2018.

Under the direction of the Communicable Disease Supervisor or designee, the incumbent will perform a variety of public health nursing activities related to the control of communicable diseases, including surveillance and response.  Activities include client interviews, implementation of disease control measures, policy development, partnerships, communication, education, and problem solving.

Education and Experience Required:

  • Education:  A Registered Nurse with a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from an accredited school of nursing 
  • Experience: One year of recent, relevant experience in communicable disease control or public/community health nursing

OR In place of the above experience, the incumbent may possess relevant experience which would demonstrate the individual’s knowledge, skill, and ability to perform the essential duties and responsibilities listed above

Licenses, Certifications and Other:

  • A valid Washington State Registered Nurse license or ability to obtain one by date of hire
  • Experience in community based services or public/community health nursing, Preferred
  • Two or more years of experience with a public health agency, Preferred
  • Two or more years of experience in communicable disease control, Preferred
  • Acute nursing care experience within last 10 years, Preferred
  • Experience with emergency preparedness response, Preferred
  • Fluency in a foreign language/culture, Preferred 
  • Valid Washington State Driver’s license or ability to obtain one within 30 days of hire and a driving record which meets the requirements of Snohomish Health District’s insurance carrier
  • Background check pursuant to RCW 43.43.830

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