Registered Nurse (Permanent Full Time), H Cardiac Cath /EP Labs

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COMPETITION #: 2018-33654 External
BARGAINING UNIT: NBNU 
ZONE: Saint John, Provincial Program
DEPARTMENT: H Cardiac Cath /EP Labs
FACILITY: Saint John Regional Hospital
POSTING TYPE: Permanent Full Time
JOB TITLE: Registered Nurse
CLASSIFICATION: RNCA Registered Nurse Class A
LANGUAGE: English Essential with requirements to handle verbal French inquiries
HOURS OF WORK: Rotating Days, Evenings, Standby and Call Back Subject to change due to operational requirements.
SALARY: $31.23 to $39.57 per hour

JOB PURPOSE:

To provide Interventional Cardiology and Electrophysiology nursing services within the domain of the New Brunswick Heart Centre.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Nurse registered in the Province of New Brunswick
  • Previous experience in Cardiac Cath/EP Lab, CCU and/or ER (two years in the last three)
  • Demonstrates knowledge of the Standards of Professional Nursing Practice
  • Demonstrates knowledge of cardiovascular anatomy, physiology and pharmacology
  • Demonstrates advanced clinical and critical thinking skills
  • Demonstrates strong interpersonal skills including effective communication with patients, physicians and other healthcare team members
  • Current mandatory certifications: BCLS, venipuncture, IV therapy, Defibrillation
  • Demonstrates professional demeanour in attitude, behaviour, presentation and dress
  • Physically able to perform assigned duties - please note that in this environment rapid episodes of physical movement as well as bending, twisting, pulling, lifting and reaching are commonplace activities. You are required to wear radiation protective garments of significant weight. You will be walking or standing for 3/4 or more of the shift
  • High regard for confidentiality and advocacy for patients
  • Ability to attend work on a regular basis
  • Good work record.
  • Written and spoken competence in English and spoken competence in French required.

Applications for this position must be submitted on-line by July 18, 2018.

NOTE: There will be no further postings for this position should there be no fully qualified applicants. If you wish to be considered for this position and have most of the qualifications as posted and the registration or licensure where required, you are encouraged to apply at this time. 

Please quote Competition # 2018-33654-External. Horizon Health Network appreciates expressed interest, however, only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. Human Resources Department, Horizon Health Network.

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