Registered Nurse (Rn) Surgical Services Operating Room

Mayo Clinic Jacksonville , FL 32277

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Why Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic is one of the largest and most experienced surgical practices in the world and can provide a variety of career opportunities in a dynamic environment that is based on a rich history in integrated practice and innovation. Mayo Clinic has more than 300 surgeons and 240 operating rooms among its three locations in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota, including the Mayo Clinic Health System. Mayo surgical teams perform high volumes of complex operations including neurosurgery, cardiothoracic and transplant surgery.

Position description

The Registered Nurse in the Operating Room circulates, coordinates the surgical team in all aspects of OR activities, providing for optimum perioperative nursing care to patients and functions as the patients' advocate.

Positions may be available within the following specialties:






General Surgery




Abdominal Transplant

Our state-of-the-art hospital in Jacksonville includes 25 operating rooms that include an IMRI OR suite and a dedicated endovascular OR suite. We use the best modern equipment and advanced technologies to create an environment that merges the art of healing with the science of medicine.

All associate degree registered nurses with a RN hire/transfer date after December 31, 2012, must complete their baccalaureate degree in nursing from an accredited nursing program within six (6) years from the last day of the month of their RN start date.

If you are interested in becoming an RN in the Operating Room at Mayo Clinic in Florida and have no OR experience, please consider our Periop 101 program. For more information visit, If interested in the program, please contact Laura Rasmussen at


Graduate of accredited School of Nursing and eligible for a Florida Registered Nurse license. One year Perioperative nursing required.

All associate degree registered nurses with a RN hire/transfer date after December 31, 2012, must complete their baccalaureate degree in nursing from an accredited nursing program within six (6) years from the last day of the month of their RN start date.

Additional qualifications

Training will be provided to qualified candidates with a diverse OR background. Clinical competency to include, but not limited to, guidelines and standards of care, policies and procedures; patient and staff safety policy and procedures; technical preparation, operation and care of equipment necessary to perform an appointed surgical procedure.

Understands team concept in working with others. Possesses ability to prioritize in dealing with the needs of the surgical team during a case. Ability to function under stress and pressure.

Professional attitude and sense of confidentiality. Stands and walks almost continuously during work schedule. Transportation of audiovisual equipment.

Moderate to heavy lifting. Exposure to cuts, burns, bio-hazardous materials.

License or certification

Current RN license by applicable state requirements.

Maintains Basic Life Support (BLS) competency.

Additional specialty certification/training as required by the work area.

Exemption status


Compensation Detail

Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $25.83 per hour.

Benefits eligible



Full Time

Hours / Pay period

Schedule details

Various Shifts/Schedules and call requirements

Weekend schedule

Rotational call weekends and holidays

Site description

Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities.

The "River City by the Sea" has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!


Nursing, Surgical Services

Career profile

Surgical Services

Job posting number


Laura Rasmussen

Equal opportunity employer

Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).

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Registered Nurse (Rn) Surgical Services Operating Room

Mayo Clinic