Operating Room Registered Nurse

La Junta, CO

Job Title: Registered Nurse - Operating Room

Location: La Junta, CO 81050

Shift: 5x8-Hour (06:45 - 15:15)

Start Date: ASAP

Job Duration: 13-Week Renewable Contract

Salary: $2,136-$2,492/week

We are currently seeking experienced and compassionate Registered Nurses to join our Operating Room team. As an Operating Room Nurse, you will play a crucial role in providing exceptional patient care during surgical procedures.


  • Provide direct patient care before, during, and after surgical procedures.
  • Collaborate with the surgical team to ensure a safe and sterile environment in the operating room.
  • Assist in surgical procedures by passing instruments and supplies to the surgeon.
  • Monitor patients' vital signs and ensure their comfort and safety throughout the surgical process.
  • Administer medications and anesthesia as directed by the physician.
  • Assess and document patients' conditions and progress during surgical procedures.
  • Adhere to infection control protocols and maintain a clean and sterile surgical environment.
  • Communicate effectively with the surgical team, patients, and their families to provide comprehensive care.
  • Float within the hospital to assist in other units or departments as needed.


  • Valid RN license in the state of Colorado.
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in an operating room setting.
  • First-time travelers are welcomed and encouraged to apply.
  • COVID-19 vaccination is mandatory, or an exemption form must be on file.
  • Ability to float within the hospital to different units or departments.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • BCLS certification.

Join our dynamic team and contribute to the delivery of safe and effective patient care in our Operating Room. You will have the opportunity to work with a diverse surgical team and make a positive impact on the lives of our patients.


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