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MNT NUTRITIONIST I

The Barren River District Health Department is accepting applications for a full-time MNT Nutritionist I position. This position will be based in Bowling Green, but will serve all eight counties. The minimum requirements include licensed dietitian (LD) status as provided by the Kentucky Board of Licensure and Certification as provided in KRS 310.021 or be certified as a Certified Nutritionist (CN) by the Kentucky State Board of Licensure and Certification as provided in KRS 310.031. Preference will be given to applicants who are Registered Dieticians (RD) and bilingual. Duties include providing clinical and community nutrition services, supervising the WIC breastfeeding peer counselors, and coordinating WIC breastfeeding promotion activities in the district. The minimum hourly wage is $16.30 with excellent benefits. You must have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license. Travel will be required to other counties as needed after orientation and training is complete.  The successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test and background check. Applications may be picked up at any Barren River District Health Department or at www.barrenriverhealth.org/. Return completed application, transcript, and a copy of your LD licensure and/or CN certification to: Human Resources Director, P.O. Box 1157, Bowling Green, KY 42102 by COB on April 21, 2014. EOE.
 
 
Translator

The Barren River District Health Department is accepting applications for a part-time contract Translator position to be based in Warren County approximately three (3) days a week. The minimum requirements are a high school diploma or equivalent and fluency in English and Burmese. Preference will be given to applicants with experience in translation of English and Burmese. Duties include appointment scheduling, patient screening, WIC and cashier duties, and providing face to face and telephone interpreting. This position will work with nursing staff for necessary patient follow up. Other duties as assigned. The minimum hourly wage is $10.00. You must have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license. Travel will be required to other counties as needed after orientation and training is complete. The successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test and background check. Applications may be picked up at any Barren River District Health Department or at www.barrenriverhealth.org/. Return completed application to: Human Resources Director, P.O. Box 1157, Bowling Green, KY 42102 by COB on April 11, 2014. EOE.


Public Health Nurse I

The Barren River Health Department is accepting positions for Public Health Nurse I positions to be based in Warren County. These positions will be based in Bowling Green, but will serve all eight counties. The minimum requirement is a Bachelor's degree in nursing from an accredited college, university, or school of nursing. Must have RN license in Kentucky or compact state or provisional license in Kentucky, meeting all requirements of KRS 314.041 and approval to practice as Registered Nurse Applicant (RNA). No previous nursing practice experience required. Duties include investigation and case management of communicable diseases, coordination of follow-up with medical providers, and home visits. Other duties as assigned. This position requires weekend and holiday on-call rotation. You must have reliable transportation and a valid driver's license. Minimum hourly rate is $15.74. The successful applicants will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test and background check. Applications are being accepted on an ongoing basis. Applications may be picked up at any health department or by clicking here. Return completed application, transcript, and copy of license to: Human Resources Director, P.O. Box 1157, Bowling Green, KY 42102. EOE.


Local Health Nurse I

The Barren River District Health Department is accepting applications on an ongoing basis for a Local Health Nurse I. Requirements are an Associate degree or diploma from an accredited college, university or school of nursing. You must have met all of the requirements of Registered Nurse Applicant (RNA) or have a current active Kentucky Registered Nurse license or have a compact state licensure. No previous nursing practice experience required. Duties include clinical nursing for all clinic areas. Will travel to other counties within the district's eight counties as needed. Assessment method will be interviews. The successful applicant will be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test and a criminal background check. Must have reliable transportation and a valid Kentucky driver's license. The starting hourly rate of pay is $14.77 with excellent benefits.  Applications may be picked up at any health department or by clicking here and must be submitted with a copy of college transcript and nursing license at any time to:  Human Resources Director, P.O. Box 1157, Bowling Green, KY 42102.  EOE.   

Intern Opportunities

The BRDHD works with Bachelor's and Master's students in placing them in our agency for internships. Click here for more information on Intern Opportunities.


Employee Benefits

The BRDHD offers excellent benefits with employment opportunities.  Click here for a list of Employee Benefits.

Equal Opportunity Provider

The Barren River District Health Department does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin, disability, or sexual orientation in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers/interns, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all staff, patients, volunteers, and interns. For more information, please contact Kim Flora at 270-781-8039 ext. 117.