Passaic City Health Department- Full-Time- Currently seeking qualified candidate to perform professional public health nursing duties, including but not limited to:
Conducts investigations of suspected communicable disease outbreaks; provides case management for children identified with elevated blood lead levels; prepares reports on activities, keeps records of cases and takes part in program planning; conducts outreach and promotes public health education; interviews/visits homes of individuals and/or families in the community to gather information and assess the health needs and develop a health care plan; meets with groups and agencies engaged in public health activities; participates in all COVID-19 initiatives, including but not limited to; assistance at the testing sites and administering vaccines at the vaccination clinics.
Applicant must be highly motivated and must possess strong interpersonal and customer service skills, excellent written and oral communication; strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office and Outlook. Some evening or weekend hours may also be required. Bilingual in English and Spanish is preferred, but not required.
Qualified candidates must possess a RN from a National League of Nursing accredited college and have a minimum of one year of experience in public health nursing. Must possess a valid New Jersey Driver’s License.
The position is full-time, 32.5 hours per week.
Please submit cover letter, resume and a copy of your current license(s) to Elizabeth Velazquez, Personnel Assistant via email: firstname.lastname@example.org or fax: 973-472-0436, no later than January 1, 2022.