Registered Practical Nurse - Operating Room
Full Time (x1)
CUPE (CUPE 10) – $29.328 - $31.419 per hour
Operating Room – Queensway Heath Centre
Hours of Work/Shifts:
8 hour shifts - Monday - Friday, possible Weekends
March 02, 2021
March 09, 2021
- The location of any vacancy/position may be changed or reassigned as per operational needs
Trillium Health Partners (THP) is one of the largest community-based acute care facilities in Canada. Comprised of the Credit Valley Hospital, the Mississauga Hospital and the Queensway Health Centre, Trillium Health Partners serves the growing and diverse populations of Mississauga, West Toronto and surrounding communities and is a teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Toronto.
A New Kind of Health Care for a Healthier Community
When we set out to build our vision and future, we connected with our community - patients, families, visitors, physicians, staff and volunteers. The foundational goals of our new strategic plan - quality, access and sustainability - anchor everything we do. Our mission for a new kind of health care is built on an inter-connected system of care organized around patients - inside and outside the hospital.
At THP, we are relentless in providing high quality, compassionate care to our communities and take great pride in fostering an inclusive and accessible environment and we are all accountable for contributing to a healthy, safe and respectful environment for healing and promoting excellence in patient care though advancing patient and staff safety. If you are passionate about what you do, motivated to improve the health of the community, committed to excellence, quality and patient safety we would like you to join our Better Together team!
Current Registered Practical Nursing registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
A post-graduate operating room course from approved college required
Minimum 3-5 year current O.R. experience required
Ortho, ophthalmology and cysto experience preferred
ORT designation preferred
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
Positive work and attendance record is essential
Frequent walking, standing, reaching, stooping and bending
Occasional/frequent lifting up to approx. 15 kg
Occasional pushing and pulling up to 17 kg
Performs a variety of duties in the operating theatre to assist the surgical team, in accordance with the standards set by the Health Centre
Performs added nursing skills as identified and approved by the nursing advisory committee
Primary role is to perform as the scrub nurse for surgical procedures
Works in compliance with Occupational Health & Safety Act
Internal Candidates who believe they possess the necessary qualifications and experience for this position and who have been in their current position for at least six (6) months are encouraged to apply.
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Trillium Health Partners is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a healthy and positive work environment.
In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code Trillium Health Partners will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation.
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Trillium Health Partners is identified under the French Language Services Act.
We thank all those who apply but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.