Registered Nurse – Medical / Surgical

East - West
Whitehorse General Hospital
Competition No.: 
Closing date: 

Competition open until filled.

L09 / PIPSC Bargaining Unit
Pay Rate: 
$39.07 to $52.18 per hour
Employment Status: 
4 Casual As Required Positions
Monthly/weekly hours: 
No gaurantee of hours


As a multidisciplinary team member the incumbent provides nursing care for patients through the administration and implementation of medical investigation and therapeutic programs through the application of knowledge of general nursing, physical health, and psycho-social wellbeing; provides organization, direction, supervision and collaboration in the planning and implementation of nursing best practices.


Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Knowledge of established practices and procedures of professional nursing care;

  • Knowledge of trends and developments in the nursing field;

  • Ability to develop and implement nursing care/treatment/discharge plans;

  • Ability tocommunicate orally and in writing;

  • Effective interpersonal skills;

  • Initiative, good judgment and reliability;

  • Cross-cultural awareness;

  • Advocacy and assertiveness skills;

  • Ability to teach nursing practices and other relevant clinical skills;

  • Basic computer literacy.


The successful candidate is required to have a Diploma/Baccalaureate degree in Nursing; be currently registered or eligible for registration with Yukon Registered Nurses Association (YRNA), and have current C.P.R certification. 


Quoting competition #2018-025-028, e-mail your resume  to:


Human Resources Department

Yukon Hospital Corporation


Yukon Hospital Corporation is committed to employment equity.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however, only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted. Unfortunately, at this time, we are unable to consider resumes from International applicants. Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada in order to apply, i.e. have Landed Immigrant Status, Work Visa, or be a Canadian Citizen.


Posting Date: Open Until Filled

Last Updated:Fri, 02/09/2018 - 17:02