Community Health Nurse II

Employer
Maryland government jobs
Location
Cecil County, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
## Introduction This position is limited to current Cecil County Health Department employees ONLY. ## GRADE 16 ## LOCATION OF POSITION DHMH, Cecil County Health Department, Elkton, MD ## Main Purpose of Job The main purpose of this position is to provide expert community health nursing care to clients, assisting them in achieving and maintaining optimal health as a part of the Maternal Child Health program under the guidelines of the Cecil County Health Department, Community Health Services Division. ## MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS **Education:** A Bachelor's degree in nursing from an accredited college or university. **Experience:** None. **Notes:** 1. Candidates may substitute a Bachelor's degree in a related field from an accredited college or university and one year of experience as a registered nurse for the required education. 2. Candidates may substitute two years of experience as a registered nurse for the required education. 3. Candidates may substitute US Armed Forces military service experience as a commissioned officer in Nursing classification or Nursing or Health Care Specialist specialty codes in the Nursing field of work on a year-for-year basis for the required education. ## DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS The preferred candidate will: * Be a BSN or RN with 2 years of public health experience, * Have professional experience working with children or related experience with families/children, and * Have a current/active CPR Certification. ## LIMITATIONS ON SELECTION This position is limited to current Cecil County Health Department employees ONLY. ## LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS 1. Candidates for positions in this classification must possess a current license as a Registered Nurse from the Maryland State Board of Nursing, 4140 Patterson Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21215. **A copy of your current license or license verification must accompany your application. ** 2. Employees in this classification may be assigned duties which require the operation of a motor vehicle. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess a motor vehicle operator's license valid in the State of Maryland. ## SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS Employees in this classification will be required to provide the facility with a telephone number at which they can be reached. ## SELECTION PROCESS Applicants who meet the minimum qualifications will be evaluated. The evaluation may be a rating of your application based on your education, training and experience as they relate to the requirements of the position. Therefore, it is essential that you provide complete and accurate information on your application. Please report all related education, experience, dates and hours of work. For education obtained outside the US, a copy of the equivalent American education as determined by a foreign credential evaluation service must accompany the application. All information concerning your qualifications must be submitted by the closing date. We will not consider information submitted after this date. Applicants certified to list will receive eligibility for a period of one (1) year. Eligibility may be extended beyond one (1) year period. Online applications are highly recommended, however the paper application may be submitted to DHMH, Recruitment and Selection Division, 201 W. Preston St., Room 114-B, Baltimore, MD 21201. The paper application must be received by 5 pm, close of business, on the closing date for the recruitment, no postmarks will be accepted. Incorrect application forms will not be accepted. If you need to submit additional information, the preferred method is to upload. If unable to upload, please fax requested information only to 410-333-5689. Should additional information regarding this recruitment be required, please contact the DHMH Recruitment and Selection Division at 410-767-1251 or via email at dhmh.jobs@maryland.gov. Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities are available upon request by calling: (410) 767-1251 or MD TTY Relay Service 1-800-735-2258. ## BARGAINING UNIT STATUS The incumbent in this position is a member of a covered bargaining unit and will be required to pay a bi-weekly service fee to the exclusive representative of the bargaining unit. ## BENEFITS **STATE OF MARYLAND BENEFITS** ## FURTHER INSTRUCTIONS **As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruiting, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State's diversity. People with disabilities and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply. We thank our Veterans for their service to our country.** The resulting certified eligible list for this recruitment may be used for similar positions in this or other State agencies. *Department:* DHMH Local Health - Cecil County *Date Opened:* 4/10/2017 3:28:00 PM *Filing Deadline:* 4/24/2017 11:59:00 PM *Salary:* $44,017.00 - $70,265.00/year *Employment Type:* Full-Time *HR Analyst:* Sandi English *Work Location:* Cecil

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