Registered Nurse Internship Opportunity at WLMH OR

Hamilton Health Sciences Corporation - Hamilton, ON (30+ days ago)

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Job Number: 80519
Job: Nursing
Primary Location: Ontario-Hamilton
This position will be located at: West Lincoln Memorial Hospital
Organization: PERIOP
Status: Regular Full-time
Hours per week: 0.01
Number of Openings: 1
Union Code: ONA Local 70
Minimum Salary: 33.2300 Hourly
Maximum Salary: 47.5700
Post Date: Feb 18, 2020, 5:00:00 AM
Close Date (Period for Applying) - External: Feb 25, 2020, 4:59:00 AM

Unit Summary

Perioperative Services at Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS) West Lincoln Memorial Hospital (WLMH) site supports community hospital services, providing all aspects of surgical care, pre-operatively, intra-operatively, and post-operatively for adults. WLMH focuses on adult surgical procedures, which include general surgery, endoscopy, obstetrics, and gynecology.

Position Summary

Perioperative Services at WLMH has established an internal internship opportunity for current Registered Nurses within ONA. The internship opportunity will provide a training program for RNs which is inclusive of classroom and clinical components that will develop their skillset within all Operating Rooms across HHS.
The RNs who participate in this internship opportunity will be expected to commit to continued employment within the Perioperative Services Program for a period of 36 months from the commencement of the internship. Once the program is complete, RNs will resume their respective regular full-time or regular part-time position in the WLMH OR.
RNs will be working full-time hours during the internship training period.
All tuition and course material costs will be paid by HHS.

Schedule Work Hours

Monday-Friday days, afternoons (stand-by/on-call: evenings/nights/weekends/holidays).
Must be within 30 minutes of WLMH for on-call purposes.


1. Current Registration in good standing with the College of Nurses of Ontario
2. Current B.C.L.S. certification
3. A.C.L.S. a definite asset
4. Commitment to ongoing education
5. Demonstrated ability to interact with patients, families and other members of the health care team in an effective, professional, caring manner
6. Demonstrated ability to work independently and part of a multidisciplinary team
7. Demonstrated leadership and organizational skills

Hamilton Health Sciences fosters a culture of patient and staff safety, whereby all employees are guided by our Mission, Vision, Values, and Values Based Code of Conduct. Hamilton Health Sciences is a teaching hospital and all staff and physicians are expected to support students and other learners.

To be considered for this opportunity applicants must apply during the posting period. All internal and external applicants may ONLY apply via the Careers website.

Hamilton Health Sciences is an equal opportunity employer and we will accommodate any needs under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedom, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code. Hiring processes will be modified to remove barriers to accommodate those with disabilities, if requested. Should any applicant require accommodation through the application processes, please contact HR Services at 905-521-2100, Ext. 46947 for assistance. If the applicant requires a specific accommodation because of a disability during an interview, the applicant will need to advise the hiring manager when scheduling the interview and the appropriate accommodations can be made.

This competition is open to all qualified applicants, however, qualified internal applicants will be considered first. Past performance will be considered as part of the selection process. If you are a previous employee of Hamilton Health Sciences, please note: the circumstances around an employee's exit will be considered prior to an offer of employment

Proficiency in both Official Languages, French and English, is considered an asset

If this position is temporary, selection for this position will be as per the outlined Collective Agreements:

Article 30 (k), CUPE Collective Agreement
Article 10.7 (d), ONA Collective Agreement
Article 13.01 (b) (ii), OPSEU 273 Collective Agreement
Article 14.04, OPSEU 209 Collective Agreement
Article 2.07 and Article 13, PIPSC RT Collective Agreement