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Registered Nurse for Public Health, Alamosa, CO

Organization: Alamosa County
Category: Nurse
Location: Alamosa, CO
Date Job Posted: November 20, 2020
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Welcome to Alamosa County!

Our thriving community is home to over 15,000 residents. Alamosa is the commercial hub of the San Luis Valley and the gateway to the Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve.

Equipped with prime agricultural land, innovative businesses in energy, industry, cultural heritage, and transportation, Alamosa County residents and visitors also enjoy access to some of Colorado's best wilderness and outdoor recreation. Our climate is perfect for the agricultural production of barley, potatoes, alfalfa, and with 350+ days of sunshine a year, we are one of the most productive locations for solar power plants in the U.S.

We are currently recruiting a Registered Nurse for Public Health

Job Description: Provides public health nursing, including both chronic and communicable disease control and prevention under the direction of Public Health Nursing Supervisor. Gives or provides for the preventative, therapeutic, and restorative aspects of care, using the nursing process. Serves as back-up to other PHN duties as needed or assigned. This position has no supervisory responsibilities. The preferred candidate holds a Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university in Nursing; candidates with an Associate’s Degree in Nursing with one to two years related experience and/or training will be considered. Must hold a current Colorado Registered Nursing License. Salary $45,000-$47,000 commensurate with education and experience. Drug testing and background check required.

Alamosa County Application form required. Answers to supplemental questions must accompany the application. Applications may be picked up at the County Human Resource Office 8900-A Independence Way or Download Application here. Inquiries may be directed to (719) 587-5314.

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Completed applications, supplemental questions and a copy of current Colorado Registered Nurse License may be e-mailed to

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