Registered Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (5342574)

  • Northern Health
  • Fort St John, BC, Canada
  • Dec 07, 2018
Full time

Job Description

Competition #: 5342574
Wage Range:  $33.56 - $44.06
Relocation Allowance: $3000 - $7000 (based on Km's)

Under the direction of the Manager, Med/Surg; ICU; In-patients, is responsible for the assessment and treatment of patients presenting in the ICU Unit.   

Qualifications:

Graduate from an accredited school of nursing, registered with the BC College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP) and holds a current license to practice.
Current C.P.R., I.V. Therapy and Blood Glucose Monitor and Ventilator Certificates mandatory.
In-house Coronary Care Course Certificate or equivalent.
One (1) year full-time recent experience in intensive care.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Demonstrated ability to deal with others effectively.
  • Demonstrated physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
  • Demonstrated ability to operate related equipment.
  • Demonstrated ability to initiate and work independently.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of special procedures and techniques such as I.V. infusions of medications.
  • Demonstrated competency in using equipment and supplies in I.C.U. such as Cardiac Monitors, Blood Pressure and Oxygen Saturation Monitors and Electrocardiograph machines.

Job Category

Nurse