Operating Room Nurse

  • Interior Health
  • Nov 07, 2018
Temporary Nurse

Job Description

Position Summary
Are you a nurse who likes new challenges, loves the outdoors and values work life balance? If so, then East Kootenay Regional Hospital in Cranbrook, BC is the place for you and we currently have an opportunity for an Operating Room Nurse in our team.

Our perioperative department consists of 3 OR theatres and one Urology room; the OR’s runs five days per week;. with emergencies on evenings and weekends . Operating Room staff provideSs core services to Orthopedics, General Surgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics, ENT and Urology. OR staff provide coverage for ambulatory clinics including endo and cataracts. We work 8hr shifts with a day evening, weekend schedule and on call.

This is a relief part time position (0.74 FTE) until the return of the incumbent (approximately April 2019). Shifts are rotating days and evenings: 07:15 to 15:15, 11:00 to 19:00, 15:00 to 23:00, 10:00 to 18:00. On-call is required.

Make Interior Health your next best career destination! Come to a place where work-life balance is as important to us as it is to you. Apply today!

COMMUNITY PROFILE:
Cranbrook is the business capital of the East Kootenay’s and the largest city in the Rocky Mountain Region. Nestled on a gentle plain with scenic mountain vistas in the distance, it is considered by many to be an ideal location to raise a family or retire. Boasting more hours of sunshine than anywhere else in the province, its residents enjoy a variety of outdoor recreational opportunities including golf, hiking and skiing. For those who enjoy more urban pursuits, there are shops, boutiques and cafes, as well as an arts centre and heritage attractions. Cranbrook’s economy is driven primarily by mining, forestry, transportation, and tourism. Come and join us! Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others.

Qualifications
• Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP).
• Advanced preparation in the clinical specialty of the assigned area (perioperative nursing) and one year recent related clinical experience in the assigned practice environment on an operating room similar in size and scope to the facility or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

• Note: Sites requiring competency in Emergency Room, Perianesthesia and Medical Device Reprocessing functions may also require NRP, TNCC and ACLS certificates.

 

Job Category

Nurse

City

Cranbrook, BC