Under broad supervision, will provide assistance to public health nurses and county programs. Provides general direct nursing care. Care includes providing medical treatments, administering medication, providing immunizations, observing reactions, and documenting required information in accordance with policy and procedure. Maintains and reports vaccine inventory. Assess clients’ hearing and vision and document findings. Assigned to specific clinical duties within the scope of an LPN practice in public health and acts as a lead worker over specified projects or programs.
Vocational/Technical degree in licensed practical nursing from an accredited college AND
Four years of LPN public health experience AND
current Georgia license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse AND
In addition to the minimum qualifications, preference will be given to applicants who are knowledgeable in administering adult and childhood immunizations. Application and reading of tuberculin skin test.
NOTE: Employment with the DeKalb County Board of Health is not complete or official until applicants meet all pre-employment requirements. If this position requires a college degree and you are selected for an interview, you will be required to submit official transcripts to the Human Resources Department prior to any official offer of employment.
Not Every Applicant Will Receive an Interview and Only Those Selected For An Interview Will Be Notified
FBI Fingerprint Criminal Records Investigation Is Required
To apply, please visit: www.dph.georgia.gov/careers