The Southborough Board of Health is currently seeking qualified applicants for the full-time
position of Public Health Nurse. Pay rate is $85,000 – $97,000 annually, with a generous paid
leave and benefit program.
The Nurse serves within the Town’s Board of Health office, working with the Public Health
Director, Inspectors and staff to maintain and promote health and wellness initiatives for the
Town. Focus areas include: disease surveillance, investigation and documentation per State
code, participation in Emergency Preparedness & Response Planning, review of Day Camp
documentation & Body Art Establishments, facilitates inquires relating to hygiene,
immunizations and dispensing of medications, coordination and staffing of Immunization
Clinics. Assists the Board of Health and staff with queries concerning epidemiology, food-borne
illness outbreaks, viral disease outbreaks (i.e. COVID-19] contract tracing and methods to limit
outbreaks and spread of communicable diseases. Must be familiar with HIPPA guidelines.
Successful applicant must be currently registered with the Massachusetts Board of Registration
in Nursing and hold a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Nursing. 7-10 years of experience in a
variety of medical, surgical and outpatient settings. Public health or community health
experience preferred. MAVEN and MIIS certification preferred. If not at time of hire, must be
trained and certified immediately after hire. A valid driver’s license required.
Must have strong communication, technology, community relations and customer service skills,
as well as physical aptitude stated in job description, which is posted on the Town website.
Please apply online via https://www.southboroughtown.com/town-administrator/pages/job-
opportunities by Jan 29 , 2021. EEO