Nurse Manager Surgery

Austin, TX
Full Time
Permanent Placement

Position: Surgery Manager - Austin, TX

  • Salary Range: $90k - $130k

Overview: Join our passionate team in Austin, Texas, and become a Surgery Manager at a leading healthcare facility specializing in cardiovascular care. We are part of a respected healthcare network committed to investing in our exceptional team members. We are seeking a dedicated Surgery Manager to oversee our PACU, Surgery, Sterile Processing, and Valve Clinic areas. Join us in delivering outstanding patient care and making a difference in the lives of our patients.

Job Summary -duties and responsibilities.: As a Surgery Manager, you will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the PACU and Surgery departments. Your role includes:

  • Staffing Oversight: Plan, direct, and control staffing assignments to ensure effective coverage. Maintain productivity targets, review daily performance, and make staffing recommendations to meet benchmarks.
  • Team Leadership: Lead and support a team of nursing professionals. Interview, hire, promote, transfer, and terminate staff. Provide counseling and progressive discipline when necessary.
  • Operational Excellence: Manage schedules, including call rotations, and ensure adequate staffing levels. Participate in meetings, oversee performance appraisals, and maintain attendance records.
  • Collaboration: Communicate effectively with supervisors, employees, physicians, and other departments. Attend hospital staff/educational meetings and assist in budget preparation.


  • Basic Cardiac Life Support certification (must be obtained within 30 days of employment start date)
  • Registered Nurse license
  • Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field
  • 5 years of experience in appropriate areas of expertise
  • 2 years in a supervisory/charge nurse position in Surgery/Day Surgery

Additional Details:

  • Oversight of PACU (including pre-op), surgery, sterile processing & valve clinic
  • Full-time position with no weekends
  • 45 FTE, 58 bed facility, 6 OR/3 hybrid ORs, 5 PACU bays, 4 pre-op beds
  • Over 900 open heart surgeries in 2021
  • Salary Range: $90k - $130k
  • Relocation eligible

Benefits: We offer competitive benefits, including healthcare packages and retirement plans. Join us and become a vital part of our dedicated team shaping the future of cardiovascular care.

How to Apply: Ready to make a difference? Apply now and be a part of our innovative healthcare team.


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