Registered Nurse, OR

  • London Health Sciences Centre
  • London, ON, Canada
  • Jul 19, 2018
Part time Nurse

Job Description

Are you an experienced Registered Nurse looking to grow your career? If so, we would love to hear from you.

This position is covered by a collective agreement.

London Health Sciences Centre has operating rooms located at two locations Victoria Hospital and one at University Hospital.  

University Hospital Operating Room - provides patient care to the following services: Orthopaedics (Total Joints/Sports Medicine), General Surgery, Urology, Plastics, Liver (Living Related as well as Cadaveric) Transplants, Kidney (Living Related, Laparoscopic Living Related and Cadaveric) Transplants, Cardiac (Coronary Artery Bypass Grafts, Valve Replacement, and Robotic procedures), ENT, Dental, and Neurosurgery (including Aneurysms). The unit is active in education and research, in all discipline levels, in all programs, with emphasis in Anaesthesia, Cardiac, Multi-organ Transplantation, Neurosurgery, Orthopaedics, Sports Medicine, and Robotic Assisted Surgery.

Victoria Hospital Operating Room - The Operating Room (OR) at Victoria Hospital provides patient care to the following services:  Vascular, Orthopaedic Trauma, Thoracic (including Thoracic Oncology), General Surgery, Dental, Ophthalmology (Paediatrics), ENT (One-day-care patients to Head and Neck Reconstruction), Plastics, Neurosurgery (Paediatrics/Trauma), Urology, and GYN.

Rate of Pay: $32.21 per hour - $46.11 per hour


  • Current Certificate of Registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Community College Operating Room certification
  • Current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers course: BLS-HCP(C) for which you can provide proof upon request
  • Recent OR experience in a scrub and circulating role
  • Completion of Canadian Nurses Association Certification examination in Perioperative Nursing preferred
  • Proficient computer and keyboarding skills with programs such as PowerChart, Outlook and Intranet Explorer
  • Demonstrated excellent clinical skills and knowledge
  • Demonstrated excellent communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated effective organizational skills involving time management and prioritization
  • Demonstrated initiative and ability to work both independently and as an effective team member
  • Demonstrated ability to function productively in a very demanding environment with a large patient turnover
  • Demonstrates problem solving and critical thinking skills in a variety of situations
  • Demonstrated commitment to professional development and self-directed learning
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and commitment to the principles of patient and family centred care
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and commitment to patient and staff safety at LHSC
  • Demonstrated ability to attend work on a regular basis London Health Sciences Centre offers an exceptional work environment, career progression opportunities, and a competitive compensation package.

We are dedicated to the patient and family experience and Respect, Trust and Collaboration guide all that we do.

Take the first step towards a rewarding career by applying to the Registered Nurse, OR position today!

As part of the assessment process applicants may be required to complete a written examination or test.

Please be advised that an internal reference check may be conducted as part of the selection process. Your interest in this opportunity is appreciated. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Successful candidates, as a condition of job offer, would be required to provide a satisfactory police information check (original document) completed within the last 3 months. 

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