NURSING SHIFT COORDINATOR
Final Filing Date: 7/12/13
The Contra Costa County Health Services Department is currently seeking a full-time Nursing Shift Coordinator for Contra Costa Regional Medical Center in Martinez, California.
The incumbent will coordinate and supervise hospital nursing activities on an assigned shift in the absence of administrative personnel and ensure nursing staff levels are adequate to meet patient census. Duties include scheduling relief nursing coverage for all units and for all shifts, serving as a clinical resource person and representing nursing administration in the absence of the Nursing Program Managers, implementing policies and procedures and interpreting them to staff, patients and visitors, making recommendations to improve procedures, making rounds to oversee nursing care and arranging for call-ins of medical and ancillary staff as necessary.
Minimum qualifications include a current California RN license, a BSN from an accredited college or university, BLS and ACLS certifications, and 3 years of full-time RN experience in an acute care hospital, 1 of which was in a Charge Nurse or other supervisory/leadership role. Two additional years of experience may be substituted for the Bachelor’s degree. A background investigation/fingerprint exam will be conducted on all candidates.
Contra Costa County is one of nine counties that comprise the San Francisco–Oakland Bay area, and is located directly east of the City of San Francisco. The current population of Contra Costa County is just over 1,000,000, and is the ninth most populous county in the State of California. Contra Costa boasts one of the fastest growing workforces among Bay Area counties, with growth in its employment base driven primarily by the need to provide services to a growing local population. We offer excellent benefits including competitive compensation packages, education reimbursement, professional development allowance, health and life insurance options, retirement and deferred compensation, a credit union and more. ContraCostaCounty is a great place to live and a great place to work. Make us your employer of choice!
Applicants are encouraged to apply on-line at www.cccounty.us/hr. An application may also be obtained by visiting our office at 1320 Arnold Drive, Suite 261, Martinez, CA94553 or the application can be mailed to you by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to the above address. Resumes may not be substituted for the official application. EOE