Competition #: 05452752
Employee Type: PERMANENT FULL TIME
Bargaining Unit: BCNU
Facility: PR REGIONAL HOSPITAL
Department: PRR OPERATING ROOM
Reports To: DIRECTOR OF CARE
Hourly Wage: $44.12 - $53.18
Close Date: OPEN UNTIL FILLED*
Comments: $45.00 – 54.24 AS OF APRIL 1/20
Prince Rupert Regional Hospital has two OR theatres and a flex room. We provide services across general, orthopedic, and gynecological surgery with an average surgical volume of 2,500 cases a year. Our committed, motivated staff collaborate to provide a positive workplace culture. You will work in partnership with our team of physicians and staff to lead our department’s improvement initiatives, capital equipment purchases, staff development, and coordinate day-to-day operation.
Reporting to the Director of Nursing, the Head Nurse is guided by the Vision and Values of Northern Health, BCCNP Standards of Practice and Codes of Ethics. Is responsible for providing leadership in the provision of clinical expertise of all staff in the Operation Room and Sterile Processing Unit. Identifies, plans, implements and evaluates nursing care required to assist patients in meeting their physical, social and psychological needs in accordance with established NH and PRRH policies and procedures.
Prince Rupert is a friendly, coastal community with a population of 14,000 located in Northwest BC. Say goodbye to commute times as most local amenities are within a five-minute drive. Footsteps away, the surrounding area offers stunning wilderness with ample outdoor activities both on and off the water. Our mild climate means there is no need to bring a snow shovel, and our year-round road access and airport makes getaways during your twenty days of paid vacation easy to plan. Great local restaurants and an active arts community round out what will be an enjoyable lifestyle in Prince Rupert.