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Nurse Manager (RN) - Surgical Services

Job Description

Education Qualifications:

Educational Requirements:

  • BSN or ADN degree from an accredited school or college of nursing is required. If candidate holds an ADN, a BSN degree is required within 3 years.

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years' RN experience with proven leadership experience.
  • OR experience required, preference to CNOR candidates.

Job Description:

Become part of Essentia's accomplished team where our mission guides us every day: We are called to make a healthy difference in people’s lives. This calling resonates deeply for our caregivers and our colleagues working behind the scenes, who all bring high-quality, compassionate care to the patients we are privileged to serve.Assesses, directs, manages, and evaluates the delivery of nursing care and patient support services on a 24-hour basis to achieve a specified standard of nursing care for a designated patient population. Ensures the existence of streamlined patient care delivery systems, which promote smooth patient transitions across the patient care continuum. Through effective fiscal and operational management, maintains optimum patient care unit systems, including staffing, scheduling, general resource allocation, and communication systems. Assures orientation, ongoing education, and development programs are available to expand each staff member’s individual capacity for growth.

Licensure/Certification Qualifications:

Certification/Licensure Requirements:

  • Nursing license in appropriate state of employment.
  • Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification required or ability to obtain within 1 month.


Our Benefits are exceptional and Include:

  • Health Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Program
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401k (with Essentia Health annual match)
  • Life and Disability Insurance options
  • Adoption Assistance


Essentia Health is an integrated health system serving patients in Minnesota, Wisconsin and North Dakota.

Headquartered in Duluth, Minnesota, Essentia Health combines the strengths and talents of 13,500 employees, including 3,500 registered nurses & licensed practical nurses, who serve our patients and communities through the mission of being called to make a healthy difference in people’s lives.

Essentia Health, which includes many Catholic facilities, is guided by the values of Quality, Hospitality, Respect, Joy, Justice, Stewardship and Teamwork. The organization lives out its mission by having a patient-centered focus at 14 hospitals, 70 clinics, six long-term care facilities, three assisted living facilities, three independent living facilities, five ambulance services and one research institute.

Essentia Health is accredited as a level 3 Accountable Care Organization, the highest level of certification possible, by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.

Job Location: Essentia Virginia Hospital
Shift Rotation: Day Rotation (United States of America)
Shift Start/End: Varies/Varies
Hours Per Pay Period: 80
Compensation Range:
FTE: 1
Weekends: no
Call Obligations: 1
Sign On Bonus:

Job Details

Job Title Nurse Manager (RN) - Surgical Services
Position Type Full Time
Requisition ID R055010
Location Virginia, Minnesota, 55792
Career Area Registered Nursing