What You'll Be Doing
The Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) screens employees' and visitors' temperature before entrance into Emergency Operations Center (EOC) facilities. This is to ensure all who enter are symptom free and the health of the EOC occupants is protected.
About Our Team
Wake County Government is seeking people who are passionate about helping their community including our citizens, visitors and local businesses during this national emergency. On March 5, 2020, Wake County opened its Emergency Operations Center (EOC) to ramp up the county's response efforts to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. The EOC is responsible for creating strategies, managing resources, directing emergency operations and coordinating efforts with municipalities, the State and other partners. The EOC is made up by a coalition of multiple departments performing as a single Team. Working together, utilizing the National Incident Management System (NIMS) and the Incident Command System (ICS) structure, the Team is an efficient response organization. The EOC needs your help to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our community members, and we have immediate opportunities available for healthcare and administrative workers including Nurses, Epidemiology Specialists, Public Health Assistants, Public Health Tracers and Call Monitors and even Logistics opportunities. If you are ready to rise to this unprecedented challenge, the Wake County EOC would love to meet you!
The Basics (Required Education and Experience)
- High school diploma or GED and successful completion of a structured course/training as a Nurse Aide or Home Health
- Certification as a Nurse's Aide is required.
Beyond the Basics (Preferred Education and Experience)
How Will We Know You're 'The One'?
- Pleasant and friendly disposition
- Ability to handle confidential information with discretion and professionalism
- Ability to interact with employees and visitors
About This Position
Location: Primary location will be the Wake County Office Building. Locations may change depending upon staffing needs in other areas under direction of the Emergency Operations Center.
Employment Type: Regular
Work Schedule: This schedule is expected to work 40 hours per week; Schedules may include rotating weekends and varying shifts. Overtime may be required.
Hiring Range: $15.76 - $20.88
Posting Closing Date: This position is open until filled
What Makes Wake Great
Home to the State Capital, Wake County is one of the fastest growing areas in the nation and the most populous county in the state, with more than 1.1 million residents. The County has received national and international rankings and accolades from publications such as Money, Fortune, and Time magazines as being one of the best places to live, work and play. The central location of the County allows for a short drive to the spectacular mountains or coast. Wake County Government is governed by a seven-member Board of Commissioners, who are elected at-large to serve four-year terms. Wake County Government has a general operating budget of $1.3 billion, employs approximately 4,200 employees, experiences minimal turnover, and is an award-winning leader in wellness and technology initiatives; such as offering employees and covered spouses free access to the Employee Health Center. Wake County Government offers a wide range of training and development opportunities, a stable career in public service with a balance of work and family life, flexible work schedules and a competitive salary and benefits package.
Our company provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.
Position may require a background check that may include: criminal, credit, motor vehicle, education, and sexual offender registry or others based on job requirements. Unless required by state law, a record of conviction will not automatically exclude you from consideration for employment. Wake County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer.