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Avera Queen of Peace

Registered Nurse (RN) II - Pre-Post Op, Mount Vernon, SD

Avera Queen of Peace

Location:Mount Vernon, SD, 57363

Job Description

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, 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.

Position Highlights:

  • Positive, fast-moving work environment.
  • Supportive and experienced staff working as a team to provide outstanding patient care.
  • If this is your passion, we would love to have you consider joining our team driven to provide quality care services with a compassionate Christian culture.

Job Summary

  • Actively uses the nursing process in goal-focused patient care, demonstrating accountability as an individual and team member.
  • Provides timely, continuous age appropriate, collaborative assessment and preparation of patient and family for next level of care.
  • Provides and documents nursing care to pre/post-operative patients of all ages.
  • Perform a variety of technical skills such as insertion and maintenance of IVs, telemetry, blood product administration, infusion pumps, etc.
  • Direct, plan and coordinate work flow.
  • Coordinate care with patients, family, physicians and other nursing staff.

Licensure/Certification/Registration & Experience

  • Licensed Registered Nurse in South Dakota required.
  • Basic Life Support certification is mandatory within six months of employment.
  • Previous experience in medical, surgical or pediatric nursing helpful.

Work Schedule

  • Varied, 12-hour, early morning shifts; PRN (as needed)


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

  • $29.50 - 44.25 per hour

What Makes Avera Special?