LCDHD accepts applications for employment upon the advertisement of a job vacancy, which includes the job requirements and duties. Application must be submitted to the Human Resources Office at 500 Bourne Avenue, Somerset, KY 42501 by the required deadline date. Nursing positions are an open register and applications are accepted on a continual basis without advertised vacancies. Health Department employees are governed by the Local Health Merit System Personnel Regulations. Eligibility for applicants will be determined by the Local Health Merit System in accordance with state regulations.
Attention: Interested applicants of jobs advertised via online posting sites such as Indeed or Facebook must complete the agency’s Official Application (link below) and submit it and transcripts and licenses, if required, to our district office at 500 Bourne Avenue, Somerset, KY before the deadline listed on the job posting. The applications generated through Indeed or Facebook are not official applications.
Applications are accepted on an on-going basis for the following positions and utilized as positions become vacant. All other positions must have an advertised vacancy to accept applications.
LOCAL HEALTH NURSE I
Must have RN license in Kentucky or compact state or provisional license in Kentucky meeting all requirements of KRS 314.041. No previous nursing practice experience required, however preference will be given to applicants with at least one year of experience. Entry salary is $15.51 per hour plus 5% increment after 6 month probation and to $17.80 after one year.
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