Jun 23, 2022

Registered Nurse - ICU Critical Care Residency Program

  • Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula
  • Monterey, CA, USA
General Nursing Intensive Care Unit

Job Description

Montage Health’s application process has changed effective 12/20/2019.
If you submitted an online application prior to 12/20/2019, you will be required to recreate your profile information if you want to apply to any new positions. You will no longer have access to your previously saved profiles and applications. Current employees applying for transfer into a posted position must also create a profile.

  • CHOMP has been voted the Best Place to Work in Monterey County for 10 straight years
  • Excellent Pay and Generous Benefits including a Pension and Continuing Education Reimbursement
  • Excellent Team Oriented Culture
  • Free Gym for Employees

Job Description:

***Residency Program to begin early September***

Position Summary

Under the leadership of the department director, assistant director, nursing supervisor, and charge nurse the registered nurse provides hands-on care to patients, practicing in an evidence-based manner, within the Scope of Practice of the California Nursing Practice Act, regulatory requirements, standards of care, and hospital policies. The nurse performs all steps of the nursing process including assessing patients, interpreting data, planning, implementing, and evaluating care. Important dimensions of this position consist of quality of care, professional commitment, teamwork, interpersonal skills, safety, good public/customer relations, and broad nursing knowledge.

The registered nurse trainee completes a 16-week critical care training program, which includes didactic and clinical training. Under the supervision of a preceptor the nurse trainee will care for patients who are suffering from severe, acute medical conditions or illnesses.


  • At least one year of experience in an acute care setting. Experience in other critical care settings such as ER, Step Down, Progressive Care or another critical care setting (preferred).
  • Critical thinking, sharp assessment skills, quick decision-making ability, effective communication, and the ability to work under pressure (required).


Bachelor’s degree in nursing preferred.

Must pass orientation and initial competency assessment prior to independent assignment of patients requiring the applicable skill, and must complete and pass all annual competencies.


  • State of CA RN license required
  • American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS (required).
  • American Heart Association Provider ACLS certifications must be obtained prior to completion of orientation and independent assignment.
  • American Heart Association Healthcare Provider PALS certification to be completed within 6 months of hire or before independent assignment of pediatric patients.

Equal Opportunity Employer


Assigned Work Hours:

0.9 FTE

12-hr Night shift

***training will be held on day shift and night shift***

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