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Registered Nurse - PACU

Surgical Services
Whitehorse General Hospital
Competition No.: 
Closing Date:
Friday, August 14, 2020

Pay Rate: 
$40.45 tp $54.02
Employment Status: 
Term - Part Time Position
Monthly/weekly hours: 
56.25 hours bi-weekly


Term is August 10, 2020 to August 8, 2021

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 well being; provides organization, direction, supervision and collaboration in the planning and implementation of nursing best practices.

Knowledge, skills and abilities required:

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

  • Knowledge of trends and developments in the nursing field;

  • Effective interpersonal skills;

  • Initiative, good judgment and reliability;

  • Advocacy and assertiveness skills;

  • Basic computer literacy;

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

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

  • Ability tocommunicate orally and in writing; and

  • Cross-cultural awareness and sensitivity.

The successful candidate is required to have a Diploma/Baccalaureate degree in Nursing, a minimum of (1) one year nursing experience related to the assigned specialty area(s) or specific online course completion for the specialty area(s); be currently registered or able to be licensed with Yukon Registered Nurses Association (YRNA) and have current C.P.R certification. Preference will be given to those applicants with (2) two years’ experience.

Please Note: Internal employees only: This job posting will be utilized to create two Eligibility Lists – one for regular (full-time and part-time) and one for term positions. Qualified employees who wish to be included on either or both of the Eligibility Lists must apply for the job posting in order to be interviewed for the purpose of being ranked on the Eligibility Lists.

Quoting competition #2020 – 339 in the subject line, please e-mail your resume by 4:00 pm, August 14, 2020 to:

People Services & Culture

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. Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada in order to apply, i.e. have Landed Immigrant Status (Permanent Resident), Work Visa, or be a Canadian Citizen.

Posting Date: July 31, 2020

Last Updated:Fri, 07/31/2020 - 19:48