Operating Room Registered Nurses & Licensed Practical Nurses

Job ID12-38-50-BA-68-11
CompanyInterior Health Authority
ProvinceBritish Columbia
Date Posted2018-08-27
Posted Until2019-02-23
Job TypeFull-time
Job CategoryHealth Care
Are you an experienced Operating Room Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse? Do you thrive in a team environment and excel in your nursing practice? If so, Interior Health has career opportunities for you to maximize your skills and be part of a dynamic team at the Royal Inland Hospital (RIH) in Kamloops, BC.

RIH is in the Thompson Cariboo Shuswap health service area and is one of the two tertiary referrals hospitals. The perioperative department has 9 theatres offering services that include: general surgery (MIS bowels, hernias, spleen), obs/gyne, surgery, urology (MIS nephrectomy), ortho (2 rooms, 1 total joints, sports medicine), ENT & retinal, neuro, vascular (AAA stents), major plastics, dental, laser cases (Holmium, CO2, YAG), and trauma.

Our uniqueness is in who we are and where we are. Your passion and motivation combined with our commitment to set new standards of excellence makes Interior Health the right choice for you. We can offer you an environment that will challenge your professional, technical, and practical skills. We are dedicated to effective quality care and patient advocacy and have leadership that is committed to teamwork, empowerment, and innovation. W

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes:
• Extended Health Benefits
• Vacation, statutory holidays and leave entitlements
• Municipal Pension Plan
• Relocation assistance
• BC Student Loan Forgiveness Program
• Disability & Wellness Programs

Make a difference. Love your work. Come and join Interior Health, where Every Person Matters. APPLY TODAY!!!
CredentialsRegistered Nurse:
• Current practicing registration with the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia (CRNBC)
• Current CPR certification required.

Licensed Practical Nurse:
• Current full practicing licensure with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of BC (CLPNBC).
• Current CPR certification required.

Education RequirementsRegistered Nurse:
• Graduation from an approved School of Nursing
• Advanced preparation in the clinical specialty of perioperative nursing

Licensed Practical Nurse:
• Graduation from a recognized program for Practical Nurses with the full range of current licensed practical nursing competencies
• Graduation from an accredited O.R. program for Licensed Practical Nurses
ExperienceRegistered Nurse:
•One (1) year recent related clinical experience in the assigned practice environment of an operating room similar in size and scope to the applicable site; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Licensed Practical Nurse:
• One (1) year recent related experience working as a Licensed Practical Nurse in acute care, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

How To Applyhttps://jobs.interiorhealth.ca/job/kamloops/operating-room-registered-nurses-and-licensed-practical-nurses/602/8513101