Recruitment event planned to fill county hospital nursing positions


RIVERSIDE (CNS) – The Riverside University Health System seeks to
expand its nursing staff at the Moreno Valley Medical Campus and will
a virtual hiring event later this month, offering a range of benefits to
outlook, officials said.

The August 24 online recruiting event will run from noon to 4 p.m.,
with compulsory registration at:
https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/riverside/ruhsjobs/jobs/3661689/hiring-
event-registered-nurse-ii-iii-riverside-university-health-system.

According to the RUHS, Level II and Level III registered nurses who are
added to the Riverside County payroll can expect annual salaries ranging from
$83,797 to $143,384.

Nurses who work on a daily basis under contract would be entitled
at hourly rates of $60.83 to $68.93.

RUHS employees enjoy comprehensive medical and dental coverage,
as well as education credits, retirement benefits, sick leave and vacation,
which returns every year, officials said.

The county faced a periodic shortage of county nurses
facilities over the years, and shortages were accentuated at the height of
the coronavirus public health emergency, when traveling nurses were brought in
to fill in the gaps.

Chris Flojo is a traveling registered nurse at the medical center, and
while the average time for a temporary nurse to remain on contract is 13
weeks, he chose to stay in place since last fall.

“I keep re-signing my contract,” Flojo said. “Staff is great
helpful, the team work is great and the management is really supportive. I plan to
stay here as long as they have me.

More information on nursing job opportunities in Riverside County are
available at http://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/riverside/ruhsjobs.

Copyright 2022, City News Service, Inc.

CNS-08-12-2022 12:50

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