Full job description:

West Lakes Surgery Center has an exceptional full opportunity for an operating room RN. 

Candidates for this position must possess:

  • Commitment to patient care
  • Excellent skills and clinical ability
  • Experience in operating room care
  • Ambulatory surgery experience preferred
  • BLS and ACLS certification, PALS preferred
  • Current Iowa Nursing License

The main duties of this position are:

  • Supervises and directs patient care in a single operating room
  • Organizes time, equipment, supplies, and personnel to provide effective and efficient case management
  • Addresses patient needs during admission to the operating room, with attention to requirements specific to the ASC setting
  • Provides nursing care to meet patient needs related to surgical condition and type of anesthesia administered
  • Confirms that proper techniques and procedures are used according to accepted standards of practice
  • Assists in inventory of supplies, drugs, and equipment to maintain availability and stock levels

Being part of an elite team, and the work/life balance that is a benefit of working in an ambulatory setting, are just two of the reasons you should apply today. Compensation is competitive and benefits include health, dental, life, disability and vision insurance. A 401k retirement plan, cafeteria plan and generous paid time off and holiday pay complete the benefit package.

West Lakes Surgery Center is a well-established, busy, multi-specialty ambulatory surgery center located in Clive, IA.

Job Type: Full-time

Medical specialties: Surgery

Physical setting: Outpatient

Weekly schedule: Monday to Friday


  • Operating Room: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Critical Care or ER: 1 year (Preferred)


  • BLS Certification (Preferred)
  • Iowa Nursing License (Preferred)

Work Location: In person


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

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