Registered Nurse - Obstetrics


JOB REF NO:                       18-2018               

DEPT:                                    NURSING  

SITE:                                     LAVERENDRYE GENERAL HOSPITAL

UNION / NON:                      ONA


  • Current Certificate of competence from the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Current CPR
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)
  • Acute Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), considered an asset
  • Must have Obstetrical and Fetal Health Surveillance in Labour education and experience acceptable to the hospital; minimum 3 years of experience
  • Participates in Managing Obstetrical Risk Efficieny (MOREOB) program
  • Certification in Obstetrical Nursing through Canadian Nursing Association (CNA) 
  • Demonstration of strong nursing practice, skill and judgement
  • Possess excellent interpersonal skills including distinguished verbal communication abilities
  • Demonstrated critical thinking, leadership and mentoring skills
  • Exhibits the ability and competence to work with all computer systems and applications
  • Exercises behaviours consistent with Riverside Health Care’s Code of Conduct
  • Retains a reliable attendance record
  • Good physical health
  • Ability to execute the essential duties of the job
  • Willing to work flexible hours, including days, evenings, nights and weekends
  • Demonstrates Riverside Health Care’s Core Values; Integrity, Respect, Excellence, and Growth


  • Provide and coordinate nursing care to assigned clients, patients  and residents consistent with current Standards of Professional Practice with the Ontario College of Nurses
  • Function as a staff nurse or team leader to provide support in the medical – surgical, and obstetrical areas
  • Accept shift rotation and assignments on other nursing units in accordance with staffing needs
  • Delegate, supervise and evaluate patient care of the RPNs
  • Carry out all work assignments safely and be knowledgeable of and in compliance with relevant regulations, policies and procedures.
  •     Familiar and in compliance with occupational health & safety workers’ rights and responsibilities
  • Such other duties as may be delegated by the manager or supervisor

Interested and qualified candidates are invited to submit their resume and Employment Application form by using one of the following options: 

  1. Email to:
  2. Fax to: 807-274-2898 Attention:  Human Resources
  3. Mail or hand deliver to:  Human Resources, 110 Victoria Avenue, Fort Frances, ON  P9A 2B7

Resumes accepted for consideration on our advertised positions must quote the job reference number along with the job title.  We wish to thank all applicants, however, only those invited for an interview will be contacted directly.