Performs functions to achieve the Department’s mission in the areas of the core public health functions and essential services. Responsible for the delivery of services to ensure the health of the community by gathering and analyzing information, investigating, and educating the community about public health issues. The Public Health Nurse will provide support for the department, conduct disease investigations, participate in preparedness activities and maintain department response plans, and work with community partners to meet public health needs.
Bachelor degree in an applicable field and licensed to practice nursing in Iowa. Two years of experience in nursing and some experience in public heath preferred. Preference given to individuals with the education, training and/or work experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to perform the essential functions of the position.
For complete job description and application, visit http://www.jonescountyiowa.org/public-health
Location/Region: Anamosa, IA