RN OR/Surgical Services

St. Petersburg, FL

Job Category: OR Job ID: 1718638 Salary: 31.77/hour - 44.13/hour

Job Description


As an OR RN, you will play a vital role in providing patient care within the operating room setting. Your expertise in surgical procedures, patient safety, and collaboration with the surgical team will be instrumental in ensuring positive surgical outcomes.


  1. Preoperative Preparation:
  • Assessing patients' preoperative health status and preparing them for surgery.
  • Collaborating with surgeons and anesthesiologists to plan and prepare for procedures.
  1. Intraoperative Support:
  • Assisting the surgical team during operations, maintaining a sterile environment.
  • Managing surgical instruments, equipment, and ensuring their availability.
  1. Postoperative Care:
  • Monitoring patients' recovery post-surgery, assessing vital signs, and managing post-anesthesia effects.
  • Providing patient education regarding postoperative care and medications.
  1. Patient Advocacy and Support:
  • Advocating for patient needs and ensuring their safety and comfort throughout the surgical process.
  • Collaborating with interdisciplinary teams to ensure comprehensive patient care.
  1. Documentation and Compliance:
  • Maintaining accurate patient records, including preoperative and postoperative assessments.
  • Adhering to regulatory standards and protocols for patient care and safety.


  • Active Florida State or Compact Registered Nurse (RN) license.
  • X years of experience in perioperative nursing or operating room settings.
  • Proficiency in surgical procedures, aseptic techniques, and operating room protocols.
  • BLS (Basic Life Support) and ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) certifications preferred.
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills.
  • Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment.
  • MUST have scrubbing experience, not just Circulating.


  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunities for professional development and continued education.
  • Dynamic and collaborative work environment.

Meet Your Recruiter

Marni Gruzd
Recruiting Support Specialist

Marni has grown up around healthcare recruiters and has an excellent understanding of what it takes to make a successful placement. She is very organized and passionate about every task she tackles. She has experience in event planning, and loves working with wild animals at Helen Woodward Animal Shelter and the San Diego Safari Park in her spare time. 

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