Registered Nurse, Operating Room

Are you passionate about exceptional care? Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre (RVH) is seeking a dynamic and motivated Operating Room Registered Nurse to join our team. RVH is located in the city of Barrie in the heart of Ontario's cottage and ski country and is a 50-minute drive north of Toronto. The area offers numerous recreational activities, a relaxed lifestyle and a comparatively low cost of living. Every day, inspiring care is provided to patients across the Simcoe Muskoka region by a team of exceptional employees, physicians and volunteers who demonstrate Work Together, Respect All, Think Big, Own It, and Care. Being a member of the RVH team means you work side-by-side with people who are passionate and dedicated to delivering high quality patient-centred care... opportunities begin here

Job Summary & Requirements


  • Current Certificate of Competence from the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Current BLS Certification
  • Operating Room Course (including Clinical)
  • Canadian Perioperative Nursing Certification an asset
  • Coronary Care Course an asset
  • CSAO Course an asset


  • Current experience in active General Operating Room
  • Experience in PACU an asset
  • Experience in Surgical Nursing an asset
  • Professional Association Membership
  • Ability and experience demonstrated through positive attendance, performance appraisal and work history


  • Demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Demonstrated ability to work co-operatively in a team setting
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with others and strong interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain professional manner at all times, demonstrating flexibility, sound judgment and adaptability in decision making, problem solving and team building to function as an effective team member
  • Clinical and leadership knowledge and experience consistent with a solid level of judgement, confidence, critical thinking, problem solving and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to the concepts of Continuous Quality Improvement and Customer Service
  • Demonstrated commitment to the professional growth and development of self and others
  • Computer literacy


  • Maintain Standards of Practice in the provision of Perioperative Patient Care
  • Perform all essential duties of the Perioperative Registered Nurse scope of practice, including Perioperative Circulating and Scrub responsibilities, lift and move instruments/equipment, lift and move patients, pushing, pulling, bending and stooping
  • Participation in educational activities to maintain and advance competency and experience in all areas of Perioperative patient care
  • Willingness to participate in preceptor programs
  • Ability to work and communicate effectively in a multi-disciplinary team setting
  • Flexibility to accommodate changing assignments and workloads

For further information about this vacancy (Requisition #3037) and to pursue this career opportunity, please apply through RVH Career Opportunities at  Need help with your application? Call us at 1-888-MY HR RVH or email

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