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Registered Nurse (RN) Operating Room - Days

We Are Hiring

We are Hiring
Join our family of dedicated, highly skilled operating room nurses at St. Vincent’s East in Trussville. We work together as a team and care for each other as a family. Our associates are incredibly supportive of each other and are candid in their abilities knowing that they have a team standing behind them.
 
***Sign-on Bonus***
 
Schedule:
Monday – Friday 6:20 am – 3:00pm
Weekday, weekend and holiday call required
 
Why join Ascension 
St. Vincent’s East is a 362-bed hospital located just 20 minutes from downtown Birmingham. Located in the suburbs, this campus has a beautiful view of the town and free and convenient parking.
  • As a member of the operating room, you will have the opportunity to advance your knowledge in a highly specialized and mentoring environment.
  • We offer many continuing education opportunities and tuition reimbursement
  • As an associate of the national healthcare system Ascension, you will enjoy a full benefits package that boasts affordable health coverage and generous PTO. In addition, you have opportunities for advancement or relocation throughout your career.
What you will do
The main OR at St. Vincent’s is a state-of-the-art surgical facility boasts 12 operating suites. Common surgical procedures include: bariatric, laparoscopies, total joints, arthroscopies and robotic (XI robot) procedures.
 
As an Operating Room Nurse with St. Vincent's Health System, you will have the opportunity to deliver professional nursing care in the operative setting to patients undergoing surgical or other invasive procedures.
 
Key Responsibilities:
  • Perform scrub functions including the selection and handling of instruments and supplies used during the procedure.
  • Perform circulating functions including monitoring, recording and communicating patient condition and managing overall nursing care of the patient before, during and after the procedure.
  • Directly assists operating physician with surgical tasks including hemostasis, suturing and wound exposure as well as patient positioning.
  • Prepares operating rooms and surgical instruments and equipment for use.
Required Credentials:
  • Licensed Associate Professional Registered Nurse credentialed from the Alabama Board of Nursing obtained prior to your hire date. 
  • One or more of the following:
    • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of your hire date. 
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of your hire date.
Education:
  • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required
Work Experience:
  • OR experience preferred
 
Equal Employment Opportunity 
As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations.  In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.
 
Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.                                         
 
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.
 
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Job ID: 343632
Category: Nursing
Facility: ALBIR St Vincents East
Ministry: St. Vincent's Health System, AL
Location: Birmingham, AL

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