Emergency Nurse

  • Island Health
  • Port Alberni, BC, Canada
  • Jul 06, 2018
Full time

Job Description

Do you have a passion for providing quality care to patients? Island Health has a full-time opportunity for an Emergency Nurse at West Coast General Hospital in Port Alberni. 

Job Summary 
As the Emergency Nurse, you will assess, plan, provide and evaluate nursing care for assigned patients in accordance with established policies, procedures and standards.

You are a graduate of a recognized school of nursing, and have your current practicing registration with the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC). You have one year recent related experience for critical care and/or a specialty unit or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.               

Learn more and apply:



Contact: Ashley Oscienny, Temporary Clinical Coordinator for WCGH/ICU/Medical Daycare
250-731-1370 (local 41092)

About Us
Island Health is one of British Columbia’s five regional health authorities. With over 21,500 employees, 1,900 physician partners and 6,500 volunteers, Island Health is the largest employer on Vancouver Island.

We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan, plus up to four weeks’ vacation after your first year of employment.

Come be part of our future!


Relocation Incentive Promotion – relocate to Port Alberni! 
For a limited time, nurses who relocate to some of Island Health’s most beautiful rural and remote communities are eligible to receive a $15,000 nursing recruitment incentive grant through our Rural/Remote Nursing Recruitment Retention Incentive Program. Under the program, $5,000 is payable upon commencement of employment in this position, with additional payments of $5,000 being made after completion of year one and year two with a total return of service commitment of three years. This offer may be available to the successful candidate.


Port Alberni - Affordable West Coast Living 
Port Alberni is located on the west coast of Vancouver Island, situated on the waterfront in the scenic Alberni Valley. With a population of approximately 18,000, this quaint community is just 85 kilometres from Nanaimo. Surrounded by amazing rain forests with easy access to an abundance of outdoor activities, Port Alberni is an affordable city with full amenities. 

Job Category

Registered Nurse