Operating Room Registered Nurse

Job ID 1692048
Date posted 04/04/2022

Community: KAMLOOPS

Position Summary
Interior Health Operating Room Registered Nurses work within a patient and family centered care model. We have a permanent, full time opening where work schedule is rotating Days and Evenings; on call requirements associated with position. 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. Relocation Allowance will be provided to the eligible candidate.

What will you work on?
Royal Inland Hospital’s Operating Room Department runs 10 OR theatres offering the following surgical services: General Surgery, Neurosurgery, Vascular Surgery, ENT, Ophthalmology, Plastic Surgery, Urology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ortho, Ortho Trauma, and Trauma Services. As a member of the RIH Operating Room team, you will have circulating and scrubbing duties while coordinating and overseeing the overall care of the client.

How will you create impact?
Royal Inland Hospital (RIH) serves the City of Kamloops and outlying rural areas. A broad scope of patients are seen; there is a little bit of everything including pediatrics. Team members work closely together to meet the patients’ needs.

How will we help you grow?
Provide you with an extensive orientation to each of the surgical services, including general hospital orientation. A Clinical Nurse Educator is available to support practice. Weekly in-services are offered. Library Services to support patient care, education and research are available.

Who are we looking for?
We are seeking a RN with Peri-operative advanced specialty education, who is reliable and a team player.

At RIH you will find a seasoned, supportive and cohesive team that will allow you to challenge yourself professionally while enjoying all the personal pursuits available to you within this fantastic community and world renowned sports-enthusiast destination.

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•Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCMN).
•Advanced preparation in the clinical specialty of Peri-operative Nursing.
•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.

We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.

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 the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.


Interior Health values diversity and inclusion. Our goal is to cultivate a workforce rich in culture, experience and knowledge to ensure equitable health outcomes for all of the clients we serve. We are welcoming of all populations including our Aboriginal partners throughout the Interior Health Region. We are committed to increasing our Aboriginal representative workforce to build an engaged, culturally diverse organization focused on the goal of providing high quality, sustainable healthcare through an engaged workforce and healthy workplaces. We build inclusive, trusting and respectful relationships through our partnerships.