Nursing Assistant - Ambulatory Surgery Center

  • University of Iowa Health Care
  • Iowa City, IA, USA
  • Oct 09, 2021
Full Time Assistant/Support

Job Description

Job Description:

The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics department of Ambulatory Surgery Center is seeking a Nursing Assistant to assist the members of the nursing team in provision of multiple types of patient care in in-patient and outpatient care areas. Their work requires familiarity with a wide variety of nursing procedures used in delivering patient care. Recent direct Operating Room (OR) patient care experience is preferred. 100% rotating schedule, 8 hour shifts, between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Hours may be adjusted based on departmental needs.

Percent of Time: 100%

Schedule: 8 hour shifts - rotating schedule between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Monday through Friday

Location: Ambulatory Surgery Center - 4th floor Pomerantz Family Pavilion (PFP)

Rotations: Rotating schedule between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Hours may be adjusted based on departmental needs

Benefits Highlights:

  • Regular salaried position located in Iowa City, Iowa
  • Fringe benefit package including paid vacation; sick leave; health, dental, life and disability insurance options; and generous employer contributions into retirement plans

Minimum Eligibility Requirements

  • Ability to read, write and follow instruction

Desirable Qualifications

  • Recent direct Operating Room (OR) patient care experience or recent direct patient care experience highly preferred.
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with others.
  • Ability to maintain patient confidentiality.
  • Ability to provide care with regard to patient condition and age.
  • Knowledge of principles of sanitation and health hazards.
  • Ability to maintain effective working relationships.

Job openings are posted for a minimum of 10 calendar days. Applications will be accepted until 11:59 PM on October 16, 2021.

Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background check.

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.