Ph LPN 1

Ph LPN 1

State of Georgia | Moultrie, GA, 31768, US
Salary Range:$33,000 – $43,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted a month ago

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Description

Do you desire to make a difference in your community and be off most evenings and weekends? If so, this is the job for you!!

Public Health Licensed Practical Nurse, Level 1, 2 or 3 (Based on qualifications/experience)

Minimum Annual Starting Salary Pay Grade E: $27,273

Minimum Annual Starting Salary Pay Grade F: $30,001

Minimum Annual Starting Salary Pay Grade G: $33,001

We offer: 13 paid holidays, Educational Support Leave, 3 wks. accrual of Annual Leave & 3 wks. accrual of Sick Leave. A defined benefit retirement plan, plus (employer matched) 401(k) plan. Health and Flexible Benefits (Dental, Vision, Legal, Long Term Care, Dependent Life, AD&D, Short- and Long-Term Disability, and Spending Accounts. (We have recently increased entry salaries!)

General Nature of Work

* Provides outstanding customer service
* Maintains HIPAA standards related to Privacy and Security
* Provides nursing services in a clinic setting and, in the community
* Performs venipuncture and collection of other lab specimens as ordered by providers (i.e., urinalysis, pregnancy test, glucose, hemoglobin)
* Obtains health histories, vital signs, weight, and height
* Deliver culturally competent care in farmworker and Latino healthcare services
* Administers immunizations
* Provides appropriate health and nutrition education
* Physical Requirement(s): Occasional lifting of up to 45 lbs.

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Minimum Qualifications

Vocational/Technical degree in licensed practical nursing from an accredited college AND current Georgia license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse. (Please mail or bring a copy of College Transcript or Diploma to Interview-must have official transcript prior to start date)

Preferred Qualifications

* Experience with Georgia Registry of Immunization Transactions (GRITS)
* Experience planning and organizing projects
* Public Health experience
* Experience working with electronic medical records
* Bilingual (Fluent in Spanish and English)

State Merit Application for Employment must be received by this office no later than the deadline (Please mail or bring a copy of College Transcript or Diploma to Interview-must have official transcript prior to start date). Highlight any experience related to the Preferred Qualifications. This position may require driving company vehicles (Valid driver's license required) and working some evenings and weekends during special events such as health fairs and responding to disasters. Selected applicant must consent to a motor vehicle record assessment. Points should be less than 10 and/or not negatively impact insurance rates for the agency. Drug screen, criminal background check and immunization records may be required. If selected, male applicants between 18 and 26 years of age must present proof of Selective Service Registration. All information submitted is subject to verification.

We are 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.

Vocational/Technical degree in licensed practical nursing from an accredited college AND current Georgia license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse AND CPR certification AND completion of all necessary orientation and training for Public Health LPN. No experience required.

Additional Information

* Agency Logo: Requisition ID: HEA06QY
* Number of Openings: 1
* Shift: Day Job
* Internal Contact Name: Barbara J. Griffin
* Internal Contact Email: Barbara.Griffin@dph.ga.gov