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Per Diem Nurse - Operating Room - PD - Days at Careers | UC Irvine Health - 12148

Updated: March 13, 2019
Job Family: Nursing

Job Description & Salary Range


UC Title:                                     Per Diem Nurse

Position Number:                      10001116

Reports to:                                 Nurse Services Supervisor 2

Working Title:                            Per Diem Nurse

Cost Center:                              Operating Room (7021)

Bargaining Unit:                        NX

FLSA:                                          Nonexempt

Job Code:                                   9119

Date Created:                             02/22/2019

Shift:                                           Evening Shift

Hours:                                         4.00


Position Summary: 

The Operating Room Nurse uses the nursing process, to design, coordinate, and deliver patient care that meets the identified needs of patients having operative procedures.  May act as scrub or circulating nurse in various procedures.  Acts as a role model to nursing students, and new nurses to the unit. Functions as a Pt. Care Coordinator as requested. The identification of essential functions below is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties that may be assigned to this position, nor does it restrict the duties which may be assigned if such duties reasonably relate to the position.


Salary Range: 


Rate    Minimum  $60.48   Midpoint  $60.48   Maximum  $60.48


Required Qualifications:

Ability to scrub and circulate in most surgical specialties

Ability to work variable shifts including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays

All external candidates must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Basic Life Support

Demonstrated knowledge of aseptic technique, surgical instrumentation and equipment, and practice of infection control techniques, body mechanics and age related acuity levels

Minimum of six months recent nursing experience working in an acute-care perioperative environment

Registered Nurse


Preferred Qualifications:


Bilingual skills to communicate effectively with patients and families

Demonstrated experience working in a Level I Trauma Center


Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:

To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.


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