Registered Nurse | Perioperative

Position Summary

Do you want to live, work, and play in a rural community? Do you value and appreciate the unique opportunities with practicing rural nursing? Are you confident working in a perioperative setting? If so, we have the opportunity for you.

We currently have a permanent part-time 0.51 FTE opportunity as well as a permanent part-time 0.60 FTE opportunity. The successful candidates will be flexible and adaptable to Creston Valley Hospital’s (CVH) ever-changing environment.

There is one operating room suite and the hospital is a 20 acute bed site. Surgical services are scheduled 3 days and we handle procedures such as gynecology/OBS, C-Section, D & C, excision of ganglion, vasectomies, surface cancer excision, and upper and lower GI scoping. Our hours of operation are 0700 – 1500 hrs with on-call overnight with the aim of 24/7 on call to support C-Section and Trauma coverage.

The quiet community of Creston is located south of Kootenay Lake in the heart of the Rockies region in southeast British Columbia. Creston Valley is a breathtaking combination of snow-capped mountain peaks, fields of grain, deep clear lakes and wide-open spaces. Blessed with a temperate climate, Creston is a year-round playground for people who love the outdoors. Recreational opportunities include golfing, boating, hiking, biking, fishing, cross-country skiing and snowmobiling. Larger urban centers, and world class alpine skiing in BC, Alberta and the US are all accessible by car.

For a challenging, growth-oriented career in a beautiful natural setting where balanced lifestyle choices abound, come to Interior Health and join our quest to set new standards of excellence in the delivery of health services in the Province of BC. Apply Today!

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 BC College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCMN).

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.

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 #:

01796750

Employee Type:

PERMANENT PART TIME (0.51 FTE)

Bargaining Unit:

BCNU

Facility:

CRESTON VALLEY HOSPITAL

Location:

Creston

Department:

CVH OPERATING ROOM

Reports To:

MANAGER (OR DESIGNATE)

Hourly Wage:

$36.23 - $47.58

Close Date:

OPEN UNTIL FILLED

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