Registered Nurse / Public Health Nurse I/II/III - Extra Help

  • County of Colusa
  • Colusa, California
  • Apr 17, 2021
Part Time Public Health Entry-Level, Mid to Senior Level
  • Salary: $50.19 USD
  • Salary Top: $64.07
  • Negotiable/DOQ: Yes
  • Apply By: Apr 30, 2021



Colusa County Public Health is seeking extra help Crisis Response Registered Nurses and Public Health Nurses to assist in the Department’s COVID-19 vaccination efforts and to provide professional nursing emergency support services in response to threats to the public's health. Dates and times for the vaccination clinics have not yet been established but successful applicants will be given advance notice to ensure their availability. Vaccination clinics will generally be scheduled up to three times a week, with a typical schedule of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. After-hours and Saturday clinics may occasionally be necessary to meet the needs of the public. Incumbents may work up to 28 hours per week, but the number of hours will vary based on the applicant’s availability and the COVID-19 vaccination clinic schedule. Hours in excess of 28 hours per week may be available.

Job Description

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Job Requirements


Registered Nurse (RN): Possession of a Nursing degree from an accredited college, a valid California license to practice as a RN, a valid California driver's license, and one year of responsible nursing experience.

Public Health Nurse I: Possession of a Bachelors degree in nursing from an accredited college or university, a valid California Registered Nurse License, a valid California Public Health Nurse Certificate, and a valid California driver's license.

*Applicants who have recently graduated from a Baccalaureate Nursing program, and have not taken the NCLEX-RN may apply using a California Board of Registered Nurses (BRN) interim permit (IP). The IP will also serve until they receive their Public Health Certificate. The interim permit is not renewable and is in effect to the expiration date (6 months after issuance) or until the results of the examination are mailed, at which time it becomes null and void. Continued employment is dependent on receiving a passing score on the NCLEX-RN.

Public Health Nurse II:

In addition to the qualifications listed for Public Health Nurse I:

-Two years of responsible nursing experience.

Public Health Nurse III:

In addition to the qualifications listed for Public Health Nurse I:

-Four years of responsible public health nursing experience in addition to general nursing experience.

Special Instructions


Applications may be obtained from and returned to:

Human Resources Department 250 5th Street Colusa, CA 95932

Download application:


A complete application packet will include: 

-A signed completed standard Colusa County Application REV.010715 or REV.081816

-Copy of Applicable License and Certificate

Submitting an incomplete packet may result in the disqualification of your application.

Additional Information

$50.19 — $64.07 per hour part-time, no benefits
Note: Hours in excess of 28 hours may be available based on the department’s needs and depending on applicant’s availability. Paid or partially paid health insurance may be available depending on the number of hours the incumbent works in excess of 29 hours per week.

APPLICATIONS ARE ACCEPTED ON A CONTINUOUS BASIS. It is to your advantage to file your application as soon as possible as the recruitment may close at any time. Application forms must be filled out completely and show clearly that all minimum requirements are met. Faxed applications will not be accepted. Meeting the announced requirements does not guarantee selection in the examination process.

Note: The information contained in this flyer is general in nature and does not constitute an expressed or implied contract. Colusa County does not reimburse applicants for any travel or related expenses incurred in connection with applying for employment.

Retirees: Colusa County invites all qualified candidates to apply for positions; however, pursuant to Government Code Section 21221 (h) and 21224, hiring restrictions may apply to California Public Sector Pension Plan Retirees.


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