Public Health Nurse


Summit County is recruiting a devoted caregiver looking to make a difference in a region that takes pride in our Public Health programs. This is a significant career opportunity for a dedicated and loyal nurse, who will collaborate with State and community partners, along with staff, to provide health education, screenings, and interventions for individuals and groups.

A working knowledge of nursing principles and practices, along with research methods and evaluation of data, related to public health is instrumental. Essential abilities include interviewing techniques, principles of teaching, understanding general County laws and regulations, and public relation skills, including the ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing.

Minimum Qualifications
Minimum Qualifications for a Public Health Nurse I include an associate degree in Nursing and one (1) year of experience in Clinical nursing.

 Minimum Qualifications for a Public Health Nurse II include an associate degree in Nursing, bachelor’s degree preferred, and two (2) years’ experience in Clinical or Public Health nursing.

Salary Range:

  • Public Nurse I: $49,878.29 – $68,910.84/annually.  
  • Public Nurse II: $52,870.98 – $74,105.19/annually.  

We offer a generous benefit package with options for a premium, free health plan, dental plan and life insurance. We also provide State of Utah retirement, sick leave, parental leave, and vacation pay.

Summit County is a drug free workplace conducting pre-employment testing.

We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage women, minorities, and the disabled to apply.

Closing Date: Open Until Filled. First Review April 26th, 2019

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