Make your mark in public service. As an accredited public health department, we’re seeking a highly qualified candidates for the positions of Registered Nurses through out the state of Georgia. Won’t you join us?
Under broad supervision, provides professional nursing care in accordance with nurse protocols, policies and/or procedures. Cares for population during disasters/emergencies. General nursing experience, under limited supervision, providing local services in POD operations.
These positions will be specifically assigned to the COVID-19 testing and vaccine sites, providing public health nursing services to individuals, performing collection of specimens, test processing, immunizations and education.
Must have the ability to stand for several hours, and dress appropriately for outdoor weather.
Must be flexible with work shift changes as needed.
Preference to Bilingual staff (Spanish).
PPE will be provided.
Licensed RN with active an unencumbered GA license
Two years of RN experience
Supervisory and management experience
Experienced with nasopharyngeal specimen collections, shipping and package
Current State employees are subject to State Personnel Board rules regarding salary.
DPH accepts educational credentials recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) and/or the US Department of Education (DOE). DPH will contact educational institutions to verify degree, diploma, licensure, etc.
The candidate selected for this position may be subject to pre-employment drug screening and a criminal background check.
As an employee of DPH, in the event of an identified emergency you may be required, as a term and condition of employment, to assist in meeting the emergency responsibilities of the department.
If you require accommodations under the American Disability Act (ADA), email request by the closing date of this announcement to: DPH-HR@dph.ga.gov.
DPH is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information on application status by phone or e-mail. All qualified applicants will be considered, but may not necessarily receive an interview. Selected applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for next steps in the selection process. Applicants who are not selected will not receive notification.
This position is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.