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RN Registered Nurse - Operating Room Surgical Services (Surgery)

Austin, Texas
Job Type
1 Aug 2022
We Are Hiring:

RN Registered Nurse - Operating Room Surgical Services Surgery

Dell Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas

Monday - Friday 6:30am - 3pm with call

Full Time


**Must have OR RN experience

**Prefer knowledge and experience with Peripheral Vascular and Kidney Transplant


Now Offering Sign-On bonus/Relocation Bonus

*Payout based on education, experience and specialty



When you join Ascension Dell Seton Medical Center at UT's specialty based OR team, you'll find an environment committed to increasing associate satisfaction and improving clinical outcomes. Cohesive and collaborative team structures allow cross-functional OR professionals to innovate on the cutting edge of surgical science and processes. And with guaranteed paid hours, generous paid time off, comprehensive benefits packages and quarterly incentive plans, you can thrive professionally and personally.


This position is a part of the OR Specialty POD. Within this model OR Teams will be grouped by specialty  and Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas at Austin has rolled out a new Specialty Based OR model that is designed to change the way we staff the OR. We believe there is an opportunity to create focused service line teams that would emulate a specialty hospital/ASC experience resulting in increased physician and OR team satisfaction, improved clinical outcomes and a decrease in serious safety events. We want all associates to feel confident that they are practicing at the top of their license or skill-set through membership in an interdisciplinary care team functioning with a standardized structure and caregiver skill mix. To accomplish this we will be implementing defined ways of working and behaviors that create a positive, just culture while increasing our use of enabling technology.


OR team members will be guaranteed their hours in this new model, reducing uncertainty and increasing the availability of PTO for its intended use. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of creating the future of OR in Ascension.



What You Will Do:

Deliver professional nursing care in the operative setting to patients undergoing surgical or other
invasive procedures.

  • Perform scrub functions including the selection and handling of instruments and supplies used during
  • Perform circulating functions including monitoring, recording and communicating patient condition and
    managing overall nursing care of patient before, during and after procedure.
  • Directly assist operating physician with surgical tasks including hemostasis, suturing and wound
    exposure as well as patient positioning.
  • Prepare operating rooms and surgical instruments and equipment for use.
What You Will Need:

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

  • Registered Nurse credentialed from the Texas Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.
  • One or more of the following required:
    • Advanced Life Support obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
    • BLS Provider obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.


  • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required.
Additional Preferences:

No additional preferences.

Why Join Our Team:

Ascension Seton, based in Austin, Texas, has provided thousands of associates and caregivers a rewarding career in healthcare since 1902. We strive to expand access to high-quality, low-cost, person-centered care and services for all. We operate more than 100 clinical locations in central Texas, including 3 teaching hospitals, Dell Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas, Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin and Dell Children's Medical Center, where candidates can find both career and clinical education opportunities. If you are looking for a rewarding career in healthcare, explore a career with us today.

When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 150,000 individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance alone to support associate growth and development. If you are looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in your community, we invite you to join our team today.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:

Ascension Seton is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the EEO is the Law poster:


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Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.


This Ministry does not participate in E-Verify and therefore cannot employ STEM OPT candidates.

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  • Job Reference: 673868593-2
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Ascension
  • Location: Austin, Texas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent