Texas Health

Nurse Manager - Surgery Job (11961333)
Location: Fort Worth, Texas - United States
Posted: 9/12/2019

Nurse Manager - Surgery Job

Nurse Manager - Surgery

Texas Health Southwest

Job ID: 30918

Area of Interest:
Nursing Leadership

Job Type:
Full Time


Relocation Provided:

Travel Required:


Job Function

Texas Health Harris Methodist Southwest Fort Worth is a 229-bed facility located near Mira Vista and four college preparatory private schools opened its doors in 1987 to give Southwest Tarrant County access to a finer grade of health care close to home.

The hospital offers comprehensive acute-care services, 24-hour emergency services, advanced technology, a progressive rehabilitation program, surgical services and traditional and progressive options in maternity care. Texas Health Southwest Fort Worth continually ranks among the area's preferred facilities to deliver babies, according to Fort Worth Child magazine.

The Surgical Services department within Texas Health Harris Methodist Southwest Hospital consists of 8 operating suites. Our surgical department supports over 5,000 cases annually with a focus on Robotics, and advanced laparoscopic procedures. There are specific Clinical Resource RNs for all specialties assisting in the day to day operational issues and a PeriAnesthesia Manager cohort.

As Manager of Surgical Services, you will be responsible for the direction of patient care in the operative environment. This position will report directly to the Director of Perioperative Services. The incumbent must demonstrate collaboration with surgical medical leadership as well as staff within the other Perioperative and nursing units. This position oversees the day to day management of a staff of 45 + FTEs and will build and maintain the operational and capital budget within established guidelines.

The ideal candidate must have demonstrated experience in developing and maintaining strong physician and staff relationships and proven experiences in leadership of surgical turnover. Must possess an attitude that fosters a positive cultural environment built around trust, respect and establishment of a safe environment.


Graduate of an accredited school of registered nursing.
Bachelor’s Degree or actively pursuing within 6 months of being hired
5 years clinical nursing experience in an Operating Room
Must possess and maintain a valid RN license that allows practice in the state of Texas
2 years experience in an increasingly responsible leadership position in an Operating Room with documented success.
Previous surgical management experience required.
Experience with Microsoft WORD and Excel
The Ideal candidate will be actively involved with key professional national organizations.
CNOR preferred or must be obtained within one year of hire
Documented experience with identifying/implementing operational efficiency and process improvement with patient throughout.

Documented experience developing and implementing processes to enhance perioperative operations and practices for ongoing quality improvement.

Documented experience mentoring, teaching, and training perioperative staff to assume leadership roles.

Superior interpersonal communication, problem solving, verbal, written, and time management. Keen ability to multi-task and delegate effectively under stress.

Entity Information Schedule/Hours: 6:30 am – 3:00 pm
Flexible Hours dependent on staffing/OR schedule requirements


Texas Health Resources is an equal opportunity employer that celebrates diversity at all levels of our organization. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Additional Requirments / Information

Job Capacity:Employee (full-time)
Minimum Education Level:See Job Description
Visa Sponsorship: No
Related Industries:Clinical Nurse Specialist

“Healing hands. Caring hearts.”

Texas Health Resources (THR) is the foundation for three great health care systems in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex Harris Methodist Hospitals, Presbyterian Healthcare System and Arlington Memorial Hospital. Our thirteen facilities in metropolitan and rural areas allow our employees to work and grow in a community that's right for them. Over the next 10 years THR plans to invest more than $1.5 billion into its current hospitals and future facilities. This level of strength demonstrates the ongoing commitment to improving the health of the people in the communities we serve as well as supporting a great environment for our employees.

As one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care systems in Texas, THR contributes to employee growth by offering outstanding benefits such as tuition reimbursement for employees and their dependents pursuing clinical degrees.

Is growth important to you? It is to us! Our 'Center for Learning' is dedicated to the continued development of the skills, knowledge and practical experience you will need to positively impact your career path.

Looking for a career path? We'll give you one! Our 'Career Development Center' will help you develop a career growth timeline based on your interests, skills and values.

Care about your community? So do we! Through our "Reach out THR" program we'll give you time to participate in community outreach events. Last year our employees volunteered over 24,000 hours to various outreach programs in their neighborhoods!

At Texas Health Resources we recognize the need to attract skilled, caring staff who reflect the diversity of the communities we serve. Diversity is the key to success at THR and our Diversity Advisory Council makes a difference!

Encourages and supports system wide celebrations of various cultures.

Recognizes individuals who demonstrate outstanding support of diversity in the community. Makes recommendations for community involvement and support.

Email resumes to recruiter@texashealth.org or apply online at: TexasHealth.org/jobs
For more information please call: 1.800.749.6877

Our hospitals include: Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Azle, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Cleburne, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Burleson, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Hurst-Euless-Bedford, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth, Texas Health Specialty Hospital, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Kaufman and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano.

Texas Health Resources is an equal opportunity employer that values and celebrates diversity at all levels of our organization.


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