Under minimal supervision, function primarily
as a scrub and/or circulating nurse within the Main Operating Room.
Administrative and teaching responsibilities to be performed as necessary,
including inventory, instrument set-ups and chart reviews. Implement
appropriate nursing interventions on a consistent basis, relevant to an
operating room arena. Function as a member of a team. Inherent duties include,
but are not limited to, the proper care of instrumentation and equipment,
utilization of all safety measures and the accurate completion of all
Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with a BSN or MSN, required.
Current and valid California RN license required.
Current BLS from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross required.
Clinical skills applicable to nursing specialty, OR.
Writing skills to accurately document the operative procedure with all interventions; i.e., drug and supply dispensing, equipment measurements and team member presence.
Skills in setting priorities, organizing workload effectively and integrating multiple assignments with multilevel personnel.
Skill in speaking the English language with excellent medical/surgical terminology.
Ability to comply with department standards inclusive of: attendance, dress code and varied work schedule.
Must pass a post offer physical.
Circulate and scrub experience in an OR required.
Cardiac OR experience desired.
Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must be provided upon hire
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.