Job Description

Charge Nurse

Nursing Department:

Management: Yes

Schedule: Surgery Full-Time 6:45 AM - 3:15 PM

Reports To: Sr. Director, Nursing Services 


  • Shift responsibility for the day to day operation of the assigned unit.
  • Coordinates patient care with physicians and the multidisciplinary team.
  • Responsible for the supervision of all assigned staff.


  • Current California RN license and Basic Life Support (BLS) required.
  • Two years acute care supervisory experience preferred. Knowledge of hospital regulatory agency and national practice standards.
  • Knowledge of performance improvement, care plan standards and staffing and acuity. Demonstrates proficiency in ECG interpretation.