Registered Nurse

Posted: 10/21/2020

We are hiring for a part time Registered Nurse!  Do you enjoy serving the elderly and those going through physical rehab?  Do you have good nursing skills and the desire to work with our family at the Portage County Health Care Center? The County operates a skilled nursing home where we care for family members and those who are recuperating from illness or surgery. Our people are what make us great - consider joining our team!

We have a 36 hour per week position available. This position is eligible for BENEFITS!

This is a brief summary of the job duties:
Provides direct nursing care to the residents and supervises the day to day nursing activities performed by all nursing staff. Such supervision must be in accordance with current Federal, State, and local standards, guidelines and regulations that govern the facility and as may be required by the Director of Nursing to ensure that the highest degree of quality care is maintained.

What are the minimum qualifications / education experience?

  • Associate degree in Nursing
  • Registered as a nurse in the State of Wisconsin.
  • Experience in restorative nursing, psychiatric nursing, medical nursing or geriatric nursing preferred.

Email to request the position description.

Our shift premium has increased to $3 / hour for PM and Night Shifts

Benefits include;

  • State of Wisconsin Retirement Plan
  • Health insurance- your choice of two health plans- (Health Savings Account associated with the High Deductible Health Plan with a County contribution or PPO Co-pay Plan)
  • Dental insurance
  • Vacation
  • Paid holidays
  • Sick leave
  • Flexible spending account
  • Life insurance- premium paid by the County (for positions working at least 30 hours/week)
  • Long term disability insurance- premium paid by the County (for positions working at least 30 hours/week)
  • Deferred Compensation Plan 457B


Portage County is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer