Physical Demands

Must be able to: perceive the nature of sounds by the ear; express or exchange ideas by means of the spoken word; perceive characteristics of objects through the eyes; extend arms and hands in any direction; seize, hold, grasp, turn or otherwise work with the hands; pick, pinch, or otherwise work with the fingers; perceive such attributes of objects or materials as size, shape, temperature, or texture; and stoop, kneel, crouch, and crawl. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. with frequent lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling of objects. Continuous walking and standing required. Must be able to identify, match, and distinguish colors. Must be physically able to comply with universal precautions and specific job duties in the operating room.

Responsibility for Errors and Losses

High level of responsibility and accountability for coordination of patient flow and patient care within the operating room with a high level of responsibility for customer service behaviors, both from self and staff.

Job Relationships

Supervisor: Operating Room Nurse Manager

Subordinates (employees reporting to this position): None

Promotion from: Staff Nurse

Supervises: Operating Room staff nurses, operating room technicians, and operating room orderly

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