Registered Nurse, Operating Room (5343676)

  • Northern Health
  • Dawson Creek, BC, Canada
  • Jan 24, 2019
Full time

Job Description

Competition #: 5343676
Wage: $33.56 - $44.06
Relocation: $3000 - $7000 (based on kms)

Under the general direction of the OR/PACU Unit Manager, the OR/P.A.R. nurse provides direct nursing care to the peri-operative patient according to established standards/policies and provides work direction to nursing and non-nursing staff as required. The OR/P.A.R. nurse assesses the physical and psychological needs; plans, implements, evaluating and documents the nursing care for the patient during the peri-operative process, and the immediate post-operative period. Willing to do a minimum of 8 days on call per month.


  • Registered Nurse with current practicing registration with the BC College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).
  • Current Level C CPR certification required.
  • Post graduate certificate in perioperative nursing or a minimum of one-year recent related experience in peri-operative nursing.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Work as a member of an interdisciplinary team.
  • Make and apply nursing judgment using analytical skills.
  • Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Interact with others effectively.
  • Maintain the physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
  • Maintain own physical, mental and emotional well being.
  • Using Critical Thinking skills, prioritize and organize patient care.
  • Operate related equipment.
  • Teach and provide clinical supervision.

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