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RN - Special Care Nursery, NICU

Job ID: 5914
Location: Bellingham, WA
Work Type: Full Time
Shift: Night
Shift Length: 12 Hours
FTE: 0.90
Benefit Eligibility: Full-time benefits

Job Description


PeaceHealth is seeking an experienced Special Care Nursery nurse for a new job opportunity at St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham, Washington. The Child Birth Center has 10 Labor and Delivery suites, 4 OBED rooms, 2 ORs, 2 PACU bays, 13 mother-baby rooms, and ten levels two special care nursery. We have full-time night positions available. You will work in a dynamic and supportive team environment, helping to safely take care of newborns in our ward.

Minimum requirements

  • Graduate of an approved school of nursing required.
  • At least one year of acute care neonatal RN experience is required.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient’s needs.
  • Demonstrated competence in the area of expertise.
  • Must meet all training requirements for the specific departments.

Benefits and requirements include:

  • Relocation Assistance
  • Starting wage of $35.96 an hour (more DOH)
  • Differential pay - Evening 11% of the base union rate, and Night 19% of the base union rate, $1.25PH for BSN/MSN (one for each) and $1.25PH certification pay
  • Medical and Dental, Vision, Retirement and Paid Time Off (Including an additional COVID time off bank)
  • Tuition Assistance.
  • PTO with no waiting period.

Located just 80 miles north of Seattle, Washington, St. Joseph Medical Center is a 241 -bed acute care Level 2 trauma medical center that is part of PeaceHealth, a non-profit healthcare system. The Bellingham area offers the best of both worlds, a peaceful lifestyle of a family-oriented community of 90,665 with proximity to the urban amenities of Seattle and Vancouver, British Columbia. With our four mild seasons, you can enjoy unlimited outdoor recreation.

We offer comprehensive benefits and compensation package as well as relocation assistance. For more information about this position, contact Brandi at [email protected], 928-246-3398

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