RN - Manager of Surgical Services

Trugo Group - San Jose, CA

We are currently recruiting a Registered Nurse (RN) Manager of Surgical Services to work in San Jose, California in a 474-bed full-service hospital. It is one of only ten hospitals nationwide to be awarded the Outstanding Achievement Award from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer four consecutive times. They have a Joint Commission-certified stroke center and an accredited chest pain center.

Job Responsibilities of the Manager of Surgical Services RN:

  • Responsible for the activities, supervision, management, and direction of the surgical services department.
  • Assists the director in maintaining the highest degree of clinical and operational performance of the department.
  • Responsible for the leadership of surgical services personnel and/or students and functions as a resource for physicians, nursing staff, and patients.
  • Responsible for the delivery of professional nursing care and leadership to the staff.
  • Basic understanding of the nursing process, develop and enforce guidelines of a medical plan of care and department policies.
  • Assesses patients in order of plan, intervenes, and evaluates care.
  • Ability to resolve conflicts and works collaboratively with the department director, physicians, and other members of the healthcare team.
  • Ability to ensure operational efficiency, solve problems, and make decisions.
  • Ability to sustain direction under minimal supervision, assess needs, direct staff, and carries out departmental and professional responsibilities.
  • Oversee the supervision of personnel, which includes work allocation, training, and problem resolution; evaluates performance and makes recommendations for personnel actions.
  • Motivates employees to achieve their peak performance and productivity.
Job Qualifications of the Manager of Surgical Services RN:
  • Graduate from an accredited school of nursing, BSN preferred.
  • Three years of experience in supervision in the surgical services area. (May accept charge nurse experience but prefers manager experience).
  • California RN license.
  • BLS/ACLS required.
  • 70 direct reports; 12 OR s.
Compensation and Benefits of the Manager of Surgical Services RN:
  • Salary: $201k; depending on years of experience.
  • Relo assistance may be available, depends on where the nurse is coming from; no sign-on.
  • Matching 401(k) contributions ranging from 3-9%.
  • PTO starting at 4 weeks per year.
  • Tuition reimbursement of up to $5, 250 per year.
  • Low-cost medical, dental, life, and vision options.
  • LTD, STD, flexible spending accounts, employee stock purchase program, plus many other outstanding benefits.


Posted On: Friday, July 23, 2021
Compensation: $201k per year



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