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Avera Queen of Peace

Registered Nurse (RN) - Med Surg, ED, ICU, Womens Center, Surgery, Mount Vernon, SD

Avera Queen of Peace

Location:Mount Vernon, SD, 57363

Job Description

*May be eligible for a $10,000 sign on bonus*

Join the RN Nursing team at Avera!

Love Where You Work: Work at Avera where current employees rate their satisfaction at 94%. Join a team where the career opportunities are endless.

Culture: Be part of a multidisciplinary team built on teamwork, with compassion and the goal of Moving Health Forward for you and our patients. Work where you matter.

You Belong at Avera: Competitive pay, free health insurance, and options for: Student Loan Repayment Program, sign-on bonuses, various shifts and career growth opportunities.

Avera is currently seeking Registered Nurses (RN) looking to deliver the best possible nursing care in Averas patient-focused settings.

This position may be eligible for a $10,000 sign on bonus!

Position Highlights:

  • Paid Time Off (PTO) available on Day 1!
  • Options for Free Health Insurance!
  • Student Loan Repayment: This position may be eligible forAverasStudent Loan Repayment Program, which helps you pay off your loans and save money. Each month an extra payment of $167 (up to $10,000) fromAverawill help pay down your principal balance faster.
  • Positive Work Environment:Be part of an organization where we practice the mission in our daily operations and demonstrate our pride by delivering excellent care.
  • Job Satisfaction: Each day you will positively impact each patient you serve with providing direct resident care.

Job Summary

  • A sincere desire to provide the highest quality of daily care and to develop meaningful relationships with our patients.
  • The ability to provide care in a fast-paced environment while collaborating with your team.
  • Coordinates appropriate care for the patients in assigned area.
  • Follows nursing protocols in performing population and age specific care based on assessing needs, planning care, evaluate effectiveness, supervise and directs clinical activities.


  • Must have current Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in the state of SD or multi-state privilege to practice in SD if residing in a compact state outside of SD.
  • Basic Life Support certification and NRP certification is mandatory within six months of employment.
  • ACLS, TNCC or TCARmay be required depending on unit.

Work Schedule

  • days/nights, every third wknd, occas call; 72hrs/2wks


The hourly range for this position is listed below. Actual hourly rate dependent upon experience.

  • $31.00- $46.50per hour

What Makes Avera Special?