Registered Nurse, CCU, ICU, Cardiac Stepdown, High Acuity - ICU (RCH)

  • Fraser Health
  • Jun 30, 2020
Full time

Job Description

Do you have a passion for critical care nursing? Are you wondering what it’s like to work with a dedicated and experienced team of health care providers in the Intensive Care Unit? 

We are seeking a Registered Nurse with a real dedication for delivering compassionate care to join our Intensive Care Unit at Royal Columbian Hospital.

We have positive and compassionate work environments where you can bring your real passion for critical care nursing to the role and be part of our fast fast-growing team. Fraser Health is experiencing unprecedented growth. Critical Care is one of 13 clinical service programs provided through an integrated network of community, intermediate, and tertiary services to Fraser Health patients who are critically ill.

Build on your career experience by:

  • Delivering care to a variety of critically ill patients
  • Collaborating with members of the interprofessional care team
  • Participating in quality improvement activities and research by identifying patient care issues
  • Guiding patients and families/care givers about illness prevention, health restoration and health maintenance
  • Participating in and attending in-services and other educational programs

Your background includes:

  • Graduated from an approved school of Nursing
  • Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with the British Columbia College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP)
  • Completion of applicable post graduate course work
  • Current Certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS)

This role is a full-time position located at Royal Columbian Hospital (RCH) in New Westminster, BC. RCH is a provincial referral hospital (tertiary/trauma care centre) with 422 acute beds that is University of BC Affiliated. RCH is located ½ hour from downtown Vancouver, and close to rapid transit, shopping, restaurants and other amenities.

The city of New Westminster, is located on a hillside overlooking the Fraser River, is the oldest incorporated city in BC, was once the provincial capital, and remains an urban hub of the Lower Mainland. The Royal City, as it is still known, began as a pioneer settlement and evolved into a stately Victorian city, and today remains graced with many grand Victorian and Edwardian heritage buildings that you can visit.

A career at Fraser Health will offer you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are outstanding in their respective fields. We are proud of the innovation, dedication, teamwork and tenacity of our physicians, employees and volunteers. More than any building or technology, it's our people who make Fraser Health distinct.

Are you looking to transform your practice to new levels and join a team and an organization that prides itself on building an excellent work place?

Does this sound like the perfect role for you? Apply today and take the next step in your career so we can continue the conversation and make a difference in the communities we serve. Join Fraser Health where we value diversity in the work force and aim to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust.

Posting Date27-Sep-2019

Closing DateOpen until filled

Employment Type Full Time

FTE 1

Rate$35.53 - $46.65 / hour

Hours of Work 1930-0745.

As per Article 17.05
regular vacation relief position 
rotation will vary according to the line being covered.

Program/Service Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

Job Category

Nurse

City

New Westminster