Public Health Nurse

Position Summary

Are you a registered Nurse with a positive attitude, strong work ethic and outstanding critical thinking skills? Do you have great communication and thrive on multitasking? If so, prepare to put your skills to the test and join our team in Williams Lake.

This is a Permanent Full Time position located at Cariboo Community Health Services.

Our dynamic Public Health Nurses are an integral part of the community. Providing nursing services within the framework of the Population Health/Health Promotion Model, our Public Health nurses possess knowledge, skills and abilities specific to health promotion, epidemiology, community development, primary health care, social determinants of health and illness, and disease and injury prevention.

Public Health Nurses translate knowledge from the health and social sciences to support health enhancing behaviours to diverse individuals, families, and population groups through universal and targeted interventions, programs and advocacy. Services are offered in communities, schools, homes and outreach locations to individuals, families and communities.


Days of work are Monday to Friday 08:00-16:30.


Join us and make a difference in the lives of others. Discover Interior Health and join our quest to set new standards of excellence in the delivery of health services in the Province of BC!

We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes. Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume

Qualifications

• Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
• Six (6) months recent, related experience in public health nursing or an equivalent combination of education, training experience.
• Current valid BC Driver’s License.

**Please note that travel is a requirement for this position and transportation arrangements must meet the Employer’s requirements. You are required to hold a valid BC Driver’s License and may be required to drive a personal car on mileage, as a condition of employment.

Comments

*THIS POSITION MAY QUALIFY FOR A $10,000 SIGNING BONUS!

This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.

Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with internal career exploration, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.

Competition #:

01675085

Employee Type:

PERMANENT FULL TIME

Bargaining Unit:

BCNU

Facility:

CARIBOO COMM HLTH SERV

Location:

Williams Lake

Department:

WIP PH NURSING

Reports To:

MANAGER (OR DESIGNATE)

Hourly Wage:

$36.23 - $47.58

Close Date:

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

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