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Charge Nurse Operating Room

University of California, San Francisco

Operating Room

Full Time


Job Summary

This position will collaborate with anesthesia, surgeons, schedulers, Pre-op, PACU, leadership and other disciples to maintain operational efficiencies. Candidate needs to possess critical thinking, problem solving, professional communication  and multi-tasking skills.

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Department Description

The Operating Room (OR) at Mount Zion (MZ) is an inpatient care facility and it’s comprised of 10 suites performing procedures and surgery in ECTs, endocrine, otology / head / neck / sinus (OHNS), benign gynecology, ophthalmology, pain services, radiation oncology and orthopedic surgery.

The Mount Zion OR serves patients of variable ages, 13 years and up  Patients must be eligible for surgery on an outpatient, inpatient, or overnight stay basis. The OR has recently redesigned and built two new operating suites, which possess state-of-the-art integrated computer and video systems.

The newest technology that has been adopted in the operating room at Mount Zion includes:

  • The newest generation of Ophthalmology Lasers, Microscopes and Ultrasounds
  • The OHNS service performing the (Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery) FESS Sinus Endoscopy procedure and Sleep Apnea Procedures
  • Latest technology in orthopedic surgery, MAKO robot
  • The OR staff is diverse both in terms of clinical experience, generational representation, and cultural make-up.  Nurses are technically astute and operating complex equipment

Required Qualifications

  • Recent experience in a charge nurse or supervisor within the last two years.
  • Minimum three years of recent RN clinical experience in an inpatient operating room
  • Recent experience (within the last two years) circulating and/or scrubbing OHNS, Airway, Endocrine & GYN procedures done in an inpatient setting.
  • This position requires the flexibility to orient and work at all UCSF Medical Center locations as needed
  • Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of California
  • Current American Heart Association CPR for healthcare providers

Preferred Qualifications

  • BSN
  • CNOR
  • Scrub experience in ophthalmology and endocrine.
  • Recent experience circulating ophthalmology procedures.


Active Registered Nurse licensure in the State of California Active American Heart Association CPR Certification

About UCSF

At UCSF Health, our mission of innovative patient care, advanced technology and pioneering research is redefining what’s possible for the patients we serve – a promise we share with the professionals who make up our team.

Consistently ranked among the top 10 hospitals nationwide by U.S. News & World Report – UCSF Health is committed to providing the most rewarding work experience while delivering the best care available anywhere. In an environment that allows for continuous learning and opportunities for professional growth, UCSF Health offers the ideal atmosphere in which to best use your skills and talents.

Pride Values

UCSF is a diverse community made of people with many skills and talents. We seek candidates whose work experience or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to professionalism, respect, integrity, diversity and excellence – also known as our PRIDE values.

In addition to our PRIDE values, UCSF is committed to equity – both in how we deliver care as well as our workforce. We are committed to building a broadly diverse community, nurturing a culture that is welcoming and supportive, and engaging diverse ideas for the provision of culturally competent education, discovery, and patient care. Additional information about UCSF is available at

Join us to find a rewarding career contributing to improving healthcare worldwide.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of California San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

Job Code and Payroll Title

009139 CLIN NURSE 2

Job Category

Nursing – Adult Services, Nursing – Perioperative, Other Nursing

Bargaining Unit

California Nurses Association (CNA) – Registered Nurses Unit (NX)

Additional Shift Details

Monday-Friday 9 hour shifts

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