Temporary Community Health Nurse

Walla Walla, Washington 99362

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Position Description

Position: Temporary Community Health Nurse
Salary Range: Full-time $4,413 to $5,914/mo. DOE, DOQ
Part-time $25.46 to $34.12/hr.
Location: Community Health Department
Employment Type: Full or Part Time, Temporary during the COVID-19 pandemic depending on need.

Open Until Filled

Brief Duties and Responsibilities: The temporary nurse will perform comprehensive nursing services requiring independent professional judgement and carries additional responsibilities for coordination of programs; immunization, HIV. STD, Tuberculosis, and communicable disease. This position is expected to apply broad knowledge of the policies and procedures of Public Health Nursing at Walla Walla County Community Health Department, using State and National Guidelines as well as the Registered Nurse Scope of Practice described in the Washington State Nurse Practice Act.
See the job description for the complete list of essential job functions.

Working Conditions: Work will be performed both inside and outside the health department and within the county at large. Requires manual dexterity and visual acuity to operate personal computer and peripherals. Ability to lift and carry twenty-five (25) to thirty (30) pounds. Requires sufficient hearing and speech ability to communicate verbally. Requires ability to work with multi-cultural, multi-lingual, and challenged individuals and families.

Minimum Qualifications: A Bachelor of Science in Nursing with experience documenting skills, knowledge and abilities required by the position OR an Associate Degree in Nursing from an accredited School of Nursing with three (3) years in Public Health. Work experience with infants, children and/or families. Current in cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR). A current valid Registered Nursing license for the State of Washington. Maintain a current driver’s license and vehicle insurance. Must successfully pass a background check and a driving record check. See the job description for the complete list of qualifications.

Application: County Application, Resume and Cover Letter Required. Information available on our website at www.co.walla-walla.wa.us where you can apply online.
fax (509)524-2603, voice (509)524-2600 or email hr@co.walla-walla.wa.us


Type: Temporary