Operating Room Nurse

  • Healthcare Employment Partners
  • Waukegan, IL, USA
  • Oct 30, 2020
Full-time   Healthcare (general) Nurse (RN)

Job Description

Great opportunity for a Operating Room Nurse  in the northern area of Illinois and just miles from the Wisconsin border.

  •  8 hour shifts, generally 7-3:30, must be flexible with cases.  On-call, call-in is required.  Call is from 3pm – 7am Mon-Fri and 24hrs on the weekends. 
  • Offering Sign On Bonus and Relocation Assistance 

Responsibilities of the Operating Room Nurse 

  • Assessing patient status and recognize any changes in patients condition, take appropriate action and revise care accordingly.
  • Assist with equipment maintenance and supply inventory.
  • Assisting Surgeons when necessary
  • Working, along with surgical technicians, to assist surgeons, in all specialties.
  • Provide education and information to surgical patients and families.
  • Call Requirements

Requirements of the Operating Room Nurse 

  • Graduate from an accredited school of nursing' Associates degree in Nursing required, Bachelor's degree preferred
  • Nursing License in Illinois
  • 2+ yrs with general OR exp. , must live close enough to meet the 30 min call requirement.
  • BLS

About the facility:

This facility is a community healthcare provider that has several locations for imaging, patient therapy, and physician practices.

Located half-way between Chicago and Milwaukee – two great cities for baseball, football, and summer outdoor festivals and concerts (i.e. Great American, Ravinia Musical Fest, Summerfest in Milwaukee, Chicago Cubs & White Sox, Milwaukee Brewers, Chicago Bulls, Chicago Bears and more!