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Licensed Vocational Nurse - Immunizations Program - Grant Funded - - Clinical Health Services

Fort Bend County
Rosenberg, Texas
6 days ago

Description

Promotes and provides public health services to the residents of Fort Bend County in the prevention and control of public health matters and communicable diseases.  Participates in planning of programs, policies and objectives for work group and department.

Provides disease prevention measures to residents of Fort Bend County, such as immunizations, epidemiologic investigations, tuberculosis testing, and directly observed therapy (DOT).  Monitors inventory and orders medications and supplies on a monthly basis or as needed.  Transports medications and equipment as needed.  Maintains records to document activities.  Provides counseling to public regarding the prevention of disease.  Conducts home visits to assess patients and to provide services such as administering medications as indicated.  Assists and/or instructs other employees with their duties.  Recruit, train and provide support for doctor offices.  Verify grant specifications are met.  May be asked to participate in community outreach events.  Participates in activities and duties related to emergency management during a local state of disaster as directed by appropriate county managers.



Requirements

High School Diploma/GED; One year technical school.  Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN).  One year job related experience as a Licensed Vocational Nurse.  Good verbal and written communication skills.  Good interpersonal skills and ability to deal effectively with the public, other employees, and elected officials.  Ability to complete assigned projects in a timely manner.  Valid Texas Driver’s License and reliable transportation.  This position rotates between Missouri City, Rosenberg and Katy locations. May be required to work after hours and on weekends due to community needs.  Grant Funded.

 

SALARY RANGE: Public Health Grade 9, $1,512.00 - $1,779.20 biweekly based on qualifications

CLOSING:  Upon filling position

 

 

All full-time and part-time employees are members of the Texas County District Retirement System (TCDRS). Full-time employees also enjoy a wide-range of great benefits.

 

Fort Bend County is an equal opportunity employer, committed to non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, color, religion or creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy status (including childbirth and related medical conditions), national origin, ethnicity, citizenship status, age (40 and over), physical or mental disability, genetic information, protected military and veteran status, political affiliation or beliefs, or any other classification protected by state, federal  and local  laws, unless  such classification is a bona fide occupational qualification.

 

 

To be considered for employment, all interested candidates must complete the required Fort Bend County online employment application located at www.fortbendcounty.jobs

 

 

 

Job Information

  • Job ID: 58535242
  • Location:
    Rosenberg, Texas
  • Position Title: Licensed Vocational Nurse - Immunizations Program - Grant Funded - - Clinical Health Services
  • Company Name: Fort Bend County
  • Industry: Government/Municipal
  • Job Function: Nursing
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Min Education: Associates Degree
  • Min Experience: 1-2 Years
  • Required Travel: 0-10%
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