Registered Nurse - General Duty (Surgical)

Position Summary

We currently have a permanent full time Registered Nurse (RN) opening at the Kelowna General Hospital-4West.

Who are we looking for?

If surgical nursing is your passion and you are a reliable, flexible, motivated Registered Nurse and passionate about working Ortho/Neurology/Trauma unit, this opportunity is for you.

What will you work on?


The successful candidate will work within a cohesive team and bring enthusiasm, adaptability and exceptional critical thinking skills to 4West-Surgical. This is a fast-paced, high turnover, 36 bed (plus 1 overflow beds) orthopedic and neurosurgery and trauma unit. 4W is team based nursing with RN/LPN teams plus a float LPN on both days and night shifts. As a member of our interdisciplinary team you will work collaboratively to provide pre and post-surgical nursing care to this patient population.

This position will work rotating days and nights and shifts are from 07:00 to 19:00, 17:00 hours.

Why apply to Interior Health?

We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package, recognition of previous experience in determining starting salary, and generous vacation entitlement after your first year of employment.

We offer a work environment conducive to growth and development of strong clinical skills. The opportunity to have a balanced lifestyle that allows you to maintain the quality of life you desire. We offer excellent benefits and opportunities to maximize your skills.

About Interior Health

Interior Health strives to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. Along with a competitive salary, your total compensation package may include vacation, health care and dental benefits, and contributions toward your retirement pension. As a member of the Interior Health (IH) team, you'll have access to services and benefits that can help you get the most out of work while maintaining a balanced lifestyle. Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others.

Come and join our team….Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today!

Careers at Interior Health

Interior Health is an organization where you have room to grow and where life outside of work is just as important to us as it is to you. Apply Today!

Qualifications

Education, Training and Experience:

• Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).

Comments

This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.

Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with internal career exploration, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.

Competition #:

01748126

Employee Type:

PERMANENT FULL TIME

Bargaining Unit:

BCNU

Facility:

KELOWNA GENERAL HOSPITAL

Location:

Kelowna

Department:

KGH 4 WEST SURG IP

Reports To:

MANAGER OR DESIGNATE

Hourly Wage:

$36.23 - $47.58

Close Date:

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

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