Perioperative Registered Nurses Association of British Columbia

Island Health (Vancouver Island Health Authority)

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Position: Staff Nurse (Operating Room)

Posted: 09/19/17


Island Health is looking for full-time Operating Room Nurses in Campbell River, BC. In the first week of September 2017, the doors to a NEW Campbell River Hospital will open. We are looking to hire a number of Operating Room (OR) Nurses now in preparation for the move to the new building. To learn more about the new $274.5 million, 95-bed hospital opening in Campbell River, visit the North Island Hospitals Project website. In the OR role, you will be responsible and accountable for coordinating and administering direct client care utilizing the nursing process, provide professional nursing care to patients, provide direction to auxiliary personnel and staff, and respond to emergency situations to safeguard patients. You will work within the framework of the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC) Standards for nursing practice, and the Canadian Nurses Association (CAN) Code of Ethics for Nursing. QUALIFICATIONS As a graduate of a recognized nursing program, you have a current, practicing registration with College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC). You are a graduate of a recognized Peri-operative program or have recent operating room experience. Questions? Contact: Lindsay Purdy, Clinical Coordinator, Surgical Services, by email: or call 250.850.2141. To learn more and apply, visit our website: ABOUT US With over 20,000 employees, 1,900 physician partners, and over 6,000 volunteers, Island Health is the largest employer on Vancouver Island. Island Health has once again been selected as one of BC’s Top Employers. We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package including dental and prescription coverage, group life, long term disability and extensive extended health plan. Campbell River - easy and affordable West Coast living Located three hours north of Victoria, Campbell River is on the east coast of northern Vancouver Island and is Vancouver Island’s third largest city with a population of more than 32,000. Surrounded by nature, with mountains and ocean at your doorstep, Campbell River has affordable housing, a strong community feel and provides residents with easy access to the outdoors to enjoy a healthy work/life balance. Come be part of our future!

Contact: Kyla Karakochuk 250.737.2051