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Registered Nurse - Operating Room

Job Details

Job Ref:
Registered Nurse
Employment Type:
Per Diem (position has no committed hours and is not benefit eligible)
115 Porter Dr, Middlebury, VT
Porter - Surgical Services
Job Type:
Primary Shift:
Hours per Week:
Weekend Needs:
As Scheduled
Pay Rate:
$34.88 - $53.93 per hour


Job description:

Our nurses are a critical part of the UVMHN team. We celebrate their daily contributions and the positive impact they have on our patients and their health.

At The University of Vermont Health Network, you will work with a diverse group of nurses, physicians, and specialty practitioners who personally care about their patients and community. No matter the location, every employee has a hand in contributing to the wellness of patients. You'll discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism, and mutual respect at UVMHN.

Unit Description

As a nurse in the Operating Room at Porter Medical Center you are working in a collaborative atmosphere and have the opportunity to circulate and scrub. The operating room is open Monday through Friday seeing both inpatient and outpatient surgeries. Please note, this is a per diem position.



  • Current RN licensure or compact licensure recognized by the State of Vermont required.
  • Appropriate experience in specific clinical area.  Varies by unit.

Our Total Rewards package includes:

Additional benefits may include:

About the Area

Middlebury, VT is everything you’d expect in a quaint Vermont village—a white-steepled church, a Main Street lined with unique shops and a town green. Middlebury, VT is also home to world-renowned Middlebury College. We have a thriving arts scene with museums and art galleries as well as lectures, theater, music and dance performances. For those seeking adventure, Middlebury has the Green and Adirondack Mountains as our backdrops, offering limitless opportunities for hiking, biking, golfing, skiing, fishing and boating on nearby lakes and streams.

With exciting signing incentives and relocation assistance, moving to Vermont has never been an easier decision.

Joining our team has its perks:

  • We encourage professional growth and development
  • We ensure our nurses are truly happy and feel valued
  • We offer structured preceptorships and continuing education
  • We are committed to great patient ratios
  • Our team culture is unlike what you’ll find at other hospitals
  • We’ve made significant investments in safe patient handling and mobility equipment
  • Nurses truly have a voice here through our shared governance

Fast Facts




Serving more than 38,000 people in our region


33 acute care hospital beds and 105 skilled nursing beds


Outpatient medical practices


72 physicians and 32 advanced practice providers


Patient care encounters at our hospital and clinics

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