POSITION: Supervising Public Health Nurse
DEPARTMENT: Board of Health
HOURS OF WORK: Full-time (35 hours/weekly) Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM; Wednesday 8:30 AM – 7:30 PM; Friday 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM.
SALARY: $67,163.20 - $75,538.84 annually.
Plans, coordinates and provides public health nursing services for Medford residents of all ages utilizing applicate State and City of Medford codes relating to sanitation, and environmental/public health practices and principles. Provides advocacy for the protection and advancement of the public health.
Works under supervision of the Director of Public Health.
Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing. A minimum of Two (2) years’ experience in public health nursing environment. Fluency in a language other than English preferred.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Current registration the Massachusetts Board of Registration of Nursing; Possess a valid Massachusetts class D Driver’s License; and Active member of Massachusetts Association of Public Health Nurses.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES:
Standard indoor office environment. The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate.
Minimal physical efforts when performing functions under typical office conditions. Moderate physical efforts required periodically in the field. Essential functions may require maintaining physical condition necessary to stand, walk, sit, speak and hear, stoop, kneel, crouch, bend and reach. May spend several hours walking or standing. Frequently required to sit and talk or hear, use hands to finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tools or controls and reach with hands and arms. May occasionally lift and/or move materials weighing up to 25 pounds. Must have accurate vision at long distance, be able to read small print. Specific vision abilities required by this job includes close vision, and the ability to adjust focus. Employee is occasionally exposed to exceptionally dirty and odoriferous environments.
ADDRESS ALL COVER LETTERS AND RESUMES TO
City of Medford – Room 204
85 George P. Hassett Drive
Medford, MA 02155
Or send cover letter and resume with the job title in the subject line to
The City of Medford is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/504 Employer Residents of the City of Medford, Women, Minorities, Veterans and Persons with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.