OR Registered Nurse | Days | Surgery Center

Title : OR Registered Nurse | Days | Surgery Center

Department : Surgery

Type : Full Time

Location : Vail, CO

Job Details :

Our nonprofit community health care organization is offering a $10,000 Sign-on Bonus to experienced Operating Room Staff Nurses

No Call, No Holidays, Quarterly Bonus, Ski-Pass

Apply today. Our short application process takes less than 5 minutes on your phone, tablet or computer.


Video Clip: Vail Valley Surgery Center nurses speak about the OR opportunity at VVSC

About the Position: Operating Room Staff Nurse | Full-time | Day Shift

An operating room staff nurse at Vail Health Surgery Center assumes responsibility and accountability for providing high-quality nursing care to patients and their families. Expert, compassionate, and individualized nursing care for patients and families is expected. Operating room staff nurses collaborate with providers, staff, and other members of the team to achieve optimal patient outcomes. As a staff nurse in the operating room, you will have the opportunity to work with cutting-edge technology alongside world-class orthopedic surgeons and a dedicated team of surgical nurses in state-of-the-art facilities.

The Surgical Unit at Vail Health

  • Work with USA Olympic Team Surgeons
  • VVSC specializes in Orthopedics, Pain Management, and Gastroenterology
When surgery is required to treat a disease, repair an injury, maximize functional ability, or improve appearance, Vail Health's facilities and care team are trusted by locals and visitors alike. The surgeons and support staff of Surgical Associates are experts in emergency and trauma care and also specialize in general surgery, cancer, laparoscopic, and critical care surgeries. International fellows frequently come to VVSC to learn from the world-class surgeons.   



  • Quarterly Bonus
  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Short- and long-term disability
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Retirement plan - 403(b)
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Child care reimbursement
  • Tuition assistance program
  • Health club subsidy
  • Ski pass 
  • Quarterly bonuses for meeting quality metrics
  • Huge sign-on bonus for experienced nurses


  • Days only, No nights



  • Experience:
    • One-year clinical experience required
  • License(s):
    • Ability to obtain and maintain a State of Colorado Registered Nurse license.
  • Certification(s):
    • Basic Life Support (BLS) by American Heart Association required.
    • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required.

About Vail Health

Vail Health, formerly Vail Valley Medical Center, is a nonprofit community health care system serving patients and guests from around the world. Locally operated and governed by a volunteer board of directors and accredited by the Joint Commission. Additionally, the Vail Health emergency department is a Level III Trauma Center. A helipad is close by for necessary medical transports.

Not interested in Vail Valley Surgical Center?

Vail Health offers rewarding healthcare careers near North America’s finest mountain communities. We are also seeking compassionate professionals for our:

  • 56-bed Hospital
  • Urgent Care clinics
  • Vail Health clinics
  • Emergency Department
  • Surgery Centers
  • Howard Head Sports Medicine
  • Shaw Cancer Center

Vail Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes and encourages diversity in the workplace.