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Avera St Mary's Hospital

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Avera St Mary's Hospital

Location:Fort Pierre, SD, 57532

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, 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) III looking to deliver the best possible nursing care in Averas patient-focused settings.

$15,000 Sign-On Bonus!

Position Highlights:

  • May be eligible for a $15,000 sign-on bonus, which is paid out over 36 months!
  • Ask about our Relocation Bonus!
  • Student Loan Repayment: This RN position is 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.
  • Opportunity to develop long-term relationships with patients.
  • Avera St Mary's Named Top 20 Rural Community Hospital

Job Summary

  • Under the direction and supervision of the Operative Services Director is directly responsible for performing circulating and/or scrub nurse duties in the Operating Room; for providing nursing care to patients preoperatively, perioperatively, and post-operatively in support of care directed by the surgeon; for providing other assistance as required to the surgical team; and for acting in any nursing capacity as directed by the Operating Room Director and Coordinator.

Education and/or Experience

  • Graduate from an accredited school of nursing, Associates at minimum.


  • Current licensure with the State of SD as a Registered Nurse or multi-state licensure

Work Schedule

  • Monday - Friday; 80hours every 2 weeks
    • 6:00am - 2:30pm
    • Occasional weekend (Approx every 8th weekend)
    • Occasional holiday (Approx every 8th holiday)
    • Occasional call time (3-4 times a month)


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

  • $31.00 - $46.50 per hour

What Makes Avera Special?