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REGISTERED NURSE, OR (PERMANENT FULL TIME)
Location:Prince George
Facility:UNIV OF N. BC
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Competition #:05387917
Employee Type:PERMANENT FULL TIME
Bargaining Unit:BCNU
Facility:UNIV OF N. BC
Reports To:MANAGER, PERIOPERATIVE SERVICES
Hourly Wage:$33.56 - $44.06
Close Date:OPEN UNTIL FILLED*
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Position Summary

Reporting to the Manager, Perioperative Services, the staff nurse is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating patient care and nursing practice activities within the frame work of quality management and in accordance with the UHNBC mission statement. The role is defined by the needs of the Hospital, a select patient/family population, agency expectations and the goals for professional nursing practice.
 
Qualifications

- Graduate from an approved School of Nursing.
- Current registration with the BC College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP)
- Post graduate courses (within last five years) appropriate to service assignment or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
- Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing.
- Ability to promote safe, competent, patient care.
- Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all members of the health care team.
- Ability to communicate, and maintain good public relations with family and friends of patients.
- Ability to recognize and intervene appropriately in an emergency situation.
- Physical ability to perform duties of the position.
- Ability to operate related equipment.

PRINCE GEORGE COMMUNITY
Prince George is one of the larger cities in British Columbia with a population of approximately 75,000. Built on the confluence of the Fraser and Nechako rivers, Prince George is close to the geographic center of British Columbia and has become a transportation hub as well as an important link in the Asia-Pacific Gateway and Corridor. It is a major centre for shopping and a service centre for surrounding communities, as well as home to the University of Northern British Columbia. In Prince George, BC’s Northern capital, you are just minutes from being fully immersed in the wonders of our natural surroundings – this is a true outdoor person’s paradise. A warm, friendly and diverse population attests to our community spirit. You can be assured of discovering a myriad of entertainment and recreational options year-round, from heritage and cultural opportunities to good old family fun.

* All postings with a closing date specified close at 11:59 pm PT