Job Posting: Part-Time Public Health Nurse RN or LPN

The Auglaize County is currently hiring for a Part-Time Public Health Nurse.

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Under general supervision of the Director of Nursing and Assistant Director of Nursing, assist in planning and implementing public health nursing activities in health clinics and public health nursing programs.  Duties may include, but not limited to:  all aspects of preparing for, educating, and administering vaccines in childhood and adult immunization clinics; Get Vaccinated grant implementation; school health collaboration activities; infectious disease surveillance and control; assist families with needs and health care coordination in the Children with Medical Handicaps (CMH) program; serve as a resource advisor; and assist in the development of goals, objectives, and infrastructures for the division. Participate in other related public health departmental duties as assigned.  Respond to Public Health Emergencies when required.

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Graduate of an accredited school with a degree in nursing (Bachelor of Science in Nursing {BSN} preferred) and an active Ohio Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse license; a minimum of two years of nursing experience or six months or more of public health experience preferred. Current Healthcare Provider CPR Certification. The ability to uphold standards related to HIPPA, OSHA, and universal precautions. A valid Ohio Driver’s License and auto liability insurance required. Must be detail oriented, organized, possess strong oral and written communication skills and listening skills, excellent time management and able to multi-task, strong customer service skills, and a team player.  Proficient in Microsoft Office and a basic knowledge of electronic medical record systems necessary. Must be able to lift and carry object weighing up to 20 pounds unassisted and up to 50 pounds with assistance.

BENEFITS: Paid holidays, vacation, public retirement system, health coverage (dental, vision) available

EMPLOYMENT STATUS: Part Time (16 - 24 hours per week)

PAY RANGE: Starting rate $16.50 - $19.75 per hour, negotiable based on experience and certifications.

CLOSING DATE: Until Filled

Qualified applicants should submit resume by email or mail to:

Health Commissioner
Auglaize County Health Department

813 Defiance Street

Wapakoneta, OH 45895

P: (419) 738 3410


Additional Information: Applicants will be selected for interviews based on qualifications and the quality of resumes and cover letters. Successful applicants must complete a criminal background check and driving record check.

Thursday, January 26, 2023