RN – OR First Assist

RN - OR First Assist


Healthcare - Travel + Acute Care Nursing


Northampton, Massachusetts

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WCS Healthcare is seeking a Registered Nurse to work as an OR First Assist within a prestigious healthcare system in Northampton, MA. This is a full time day shift position offering highly competitive pay and benefits.

Job Description:

Compensation : $ 105
Job ID : 17091


  • Assisting surgeon in lead role until the conclusion of the operative procedure.
  • Anticipating the needs of the surgical team and during an operation
  • Assisting the surgeon with tasks such as selecting equipment, holding open incisions, stopping bleeding, closing the incision, among many other technical tasks.

Job Requirements:


  • Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing or Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN)    
  • Current MA State Registered Nurse License  
  • 2 years of  experience in this specialty  
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) through the American Heart Association  
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) through the American Heart Association  
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) through the American Heart Association  
  • CNOR certification required


Disclosure: The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.




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