Virginia Mason Medical Center Nurse Technician Registered in Seattle, Washington

Job Number: 183067

Department: Clinical Practice and Professional Development

Hours: Variable

The Nurse Technician position is a role for nursing students, designed to increase their clinical skills, judgment and critical thinking while enrolled in a nursing program. One to one mentor relationships with a registered nurse will help build confidence in the science and art of nursing.

Nursing students working as Nurse Technicians will be able to connect with Virginia Mason Medical Center, a premier healthcare organization, to assess feasibility of employment post-graduation and will have an opportunity to work alongside members of the healthcare team and move into a Registered Nurse position after graduation.

The Nurse Technician provides direct patient care under the supervision of an RN, assists patients with activities of daily living, changes dressings, performs urinary catheterization and other treatments and procedures in accordance with formal training received through their nursing degree program.

Located in Seattle, WA, Virginia Mason is an internationally recognized leader in the continuous improvement of health care. With an extensive list of awards and distinctions that includes our recognition as Top Hospital of the Decade by The Leapfrog Group, Virginia Mason offers you the opportunity to partner with exceptionally talented peers at every level.

Qualifications:

  • Must be currently enrolled in an accredited BSN program

  • Must be a student in good standing

  • Must have completed at least one clinical experience in a medical center or hospital

  • Must be an active learner with a love of nursing

  • Must be available for employment as an RN at VMMC following graduation

  • Must be available to work at least two shifts per two-week pay period

To apply:

  • Complete the online profile and attach your resume

  • Include a cover letter/goal statement identifying the strengths you would bring to the program, how you expect to grow from this experience and your long term nursing goals (please limit to one page).

Just as Virginia Mason is dedicated to improving the lives of our patients and our community, we are equally dedicated to your professional and personal success. With a wide range of perks that includes comprehensive compensation and benefits, continuing education and support, and the opportunity to live in one of the most livable cities in the country, you will find that an opportunity with Team Medicine is one worth taking.

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Virginia Mason Medical Center is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Virginia Mason provides healthcare without regard to race, color, religion (creed), sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin (ancestry) or disability. Disability Accommodation: To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact the Recruiting Offices at 866-422-2275 (voice) or 206-515-5891 (fax). Virginia Mason makes every effort to honor disability accommodation requests. Requests can be responded to most effectively if received as far in advance as possible.