Ascension Health Registered Nurse (RN) - Operating Room (OR) - Weekend Option in Appleton, Wisconsin

We Are Hiring

Registered Nurse - Surgery MrktS - Surgery 001 - Weekend Option- SEH St Elizabeth Hospital Oneida - Appleton, WI

St. Elizabeth Hospital has a brand new RN opportunity in the Operating Room that doesn't require any weekday call. This is a weekend option position that receives time and a half for weekend hours worked. This is a great opportunity that is only required to work three days per pay period and is also eligible for part-time benefits. There is flexibility with the FTE, up to a 1.0 FTE if desired. This position will receive a generous sign-on bonus.

Schedule:The position will be scheduled to work in the department the 1st Sunday of the pay period from 6:30 AM - 11 PM and on-call 11 PM - 6:30 AM. The position will also work the following Saturday in the department from 6:30 AM - 11 PMand on-call 11 PM - 6:30 AM. There will be one scheduled shift during the week each pay period.

Sign on Bonus Eligible & Weekend Incentive Pay

Why Join Ascension?

In Wisconsin, Ascension operates 24 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ more than 23,500 associates. Across the state, Ascension provided more than $230 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in fiscal year 2016. Serving Wisconsin for 169 years, Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. Ascension is the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, operating 2,500 sites of care – including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities – in 24 states and the District of Columbia. Visit We’re looking for talented associates to join us as we continue advancing healthcare across Wisconsin.

What You Will Do

Job Summary:

Delivers professional nursing care in the operative setting to patients undergoing surgical or other invasive procedures.


  • Advocate for your patient in a 1:1 nurse to patient ratio as a Circulating Nurse in the Operating Room.

  • Prepare the Operating Room with appropriate equipment and supplies for each procedure.

  • Initiate and implement a nursing plan of care individualized to the needs of each patient and provide patient status updates to families during procedures.

  • Communicate and support the needs of physicians and other members of the health care team in the operating room.

  • Complete the AORN PeriOp 101 online educational program to ensure you have the knowledge, skills, and in department experiences as you develop your skills as a Circulating Nurse.



  • Required Credential(s):

  • Registered Nurseobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • One or more of the following:

  • Advanced Life Supportobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • BLS Providerobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.


  • Diploma

  • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required

Work Experience:

  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Wisconsin is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against employees or prospective employees on basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, disability, arrest and/or conviction record, military status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.

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