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Public Health Nurse ~ Chilliwack

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Looking for a job that will allow you to combine your clinical expertise and case management skills? Are you a Registered Nurse with experience in Public Health? We can offer you an exciting opportunity for a Public Health Nurse in our Population & Public Health Program located in Chilliwack, BC.

Fraser Health is BC's largest and fastest growing health authority. Over 25,000 employees, 2,900 physicians and 8,000 volunteers provide services that range from acute care to community-based residential, home, mental and public health to 1.8 million people - 1/3 of British Columbia's population.

Twelve acute care hospitals, BC's first dedicated outpatient care and surgery centre and a wide range of services in public health, home health, mental health and residential care facilities - all within Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley. Known as one of the most desirable place to live in the world, these dynamic communities along with inspiring scenery and easy access to an abundance of outdoor activities provide an amazing quality of life.

We have a positive and compassionate work environment where you can bring your real passion for nursing to the role and be part of our rapidly thriving team. Fraser Health is experiencing unprecedented growth and now you can be a part of a busy and exciting team.
Build on your career experience by:
    •Providing nursing services in community settings •Collaborating with community resources and other healthcare professionals •Implementing and evaluating health services •Immunizing children and adults against vaccine preventable diseases
Your background includes:
    •Graduation from an approved school of nursing including public health nursing component •Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) •Recent 6 months relevant Public Health nursing experience or 1 year recent Maternal/ Infant/ Child nursing experience or successfully meets Fraser Health New Grad requirements with successful completion of final practicum/Co-op in Public Health •Valid BC Driver's Licence and access to personal vehicle for business related purposes

This role is a casual position located in Chilliwack, BC. Located 100 kilometres east of Vancouver, Chilliwack's natural surroundings, rural setting and thriving agricultural, commercial and industrial economy have drawn many to its neighborhoods. Its mountains, lakes and rivers provide beautiful settings for many outdoor activities such as fishing, hiking, camping, boating, kayaking and golfing.

A career at Fraser Health will offer you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are experts in their respective fields. We offer a competitive salary package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.

Are you looking to transform your practice to a new level and join a team and an organization that prides itself on building an excellent work place? You can join our dedicated team of health care providers in this dynamic and rewarding role.

Does this sound like the perfect role for you? Apply today and take the next step in your career so we can continue the conversation and make a difference in the communities we serve. Join Fraser Health where we value diversity in the work force and strives to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust.


Posted: June 14, 2019
Closes: August 13, 2019