Family Nurse Practitioner

Onslow County Government
March 1, 2022
234 NW Corridor Blvd., Jacksonville, North Carolina
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234 NW Corridor Blvd.
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Performs complex professional work augmenting the primary health care physician in making medical diagnoses and dispensing medical treatment, and related work as apparent or assigned. Work is performed under the limited supervision of the Public Health Nursing Supervisor and the clinical supervision of the Physician Preceptor.

Thorough knowledge of techniques of interviewing, medical and relevant history taking, principles and practices of general medicine and disease states as they relate to the area of work; thorough knowledge of health appraisal tools, laboratory tests and findings, and therapeutic procedures as relate to the area of work; thorough knowledge and ability to plan a regime of care based on assessment and findings; considerable knowledge of available resources and appropriate referral methods. Skills in performing clinical functions. Skill in assisting with routine surgical procedures. Ability to examine patients and detect abnormalities; ability to record accurately and completely all information necessary to evaluate and plan care and to convey this to the physician; ability to communicate orally; ability to teach and counsel individuals, families and groups in areas of health maintenance, preventive medicine, and care of the sick; and the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff and to gain the confidence of patients and families and work effectively with them; some ability to plan and conduct in-service training programs. Ability to operate a personal computer and standard office productivity software.


Salary will be determined based on qualifications and experience, up to a maximum of $119,429.39 annually.


Master's degree in Physician Assistant, Nurse Practitioner, or Certified Nurse Midwifery, or related field and moderate experience as a physician extender, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Licensed as a Physician Assistant by the North Carolina Medical Board, or as a Nurse Midwife by the NC Midwifery Joint Subcommittee, or as a Nurse Practitioner by the North Carolina Board of Nursing.

Valid driver's license

Special Requirements



In order to be considered for this position, your final transcript showing the date that your degree was awarded and/or any required certificates or licenses must be uploaded with your application even if you are a current employee or we have received it with a previous application.