Buchanan County is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). It is the policy of Buchanan County to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA). The County will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourage prospective employees and incumbents to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.
Public Health Nurse:
Public Health Nurse
The Buchanan County Public Health Department is seeking applications for the position of Public Health Nurse. Eligible candidates include a Registered Nurse with a minimum of two years of experience preferred. Duties include vaccine administration, investigation of reportable communicable disease, planning for public health emergencies and response, community partner collaboration, performing health needs assessments and advocating for the health of the population. Works normal business hours M – F 7:30AM – 3:30 PM, additionally reporting as needed during an emergency or outbreak. Applications and job description can be obtained by clicking the link below. Applications with cover letter and resume will be accepted through November 3rd at 3:00 p.m. or until an eligible candidate is located. Submit application, a signed job description, and other documents to the Buchanan County Public Health Department at 1413 First Street West, Independence, Iowa 50644-3155. E-mailed application and documents sent to email@example.com will be accepted. Place “RN Application” in the subject line. Employer will not be responsible for lost application documents in transit. Position will remain open until an eligible candidate is located. Buchanan County is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). It is the policy of Buchanan County to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Public Health Nurse - Job Description