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

  • County of Colusa
  • Colusa, California
  • Dec 21, 2020
Part Time Public Health Entry-Level, Mid to Senior Level
  • Salary: $50.19 USD
  • Salary Top: $64.07
  • Apply By: Feb 28, 2021



Colusa County Public Health is seeking extra help Registered Nurses and Public Health Nurses to provide professional nursing emergency support services in response to threats to the public's health; to provide nursing, teaching, and health counseling services to the community to prevent or control diseases or adverse health conditions in the County; and to assess the health needs of the community. This position has an average schedule of up to 28 hours per week, but full-time hours 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 

-Cover Letter 

-Copy of Applicable License and Certificate

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

Additional Information

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. Resumes are encouraged but may not be substituted for any part of the official application. 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.


Job Address

Colusa, California 95932 United States View Map