Interim Director of Operating Room

Confidential | Charlottesville, Virginia 22908

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: December 07, 2022
Opportunity Code: 32074


A Virginia Healthcare System is looking for an Interim Director of Operating Room to join their team

The Position

  • The Interim Director of Operating Room will be responsible for the oversight and day-to-day operations of the perioperative department consisting of 33 OR’s
  • Reporting to the Administrative Director of Perioperative Services, this leader will oversee a team of six direct reports and 220 FTEs.
  • This leader will be expected to support in a 30/60/90-day assessment of department in collaboration with current leader to establish an action plan. They will also be expected to maintain current staff stability and support recruiting new team members. 
  • Other responsibilities of this leader include working to re-establish interdepartmental connectivity and relationship building. Lastly, they will facilitate the completion of Q-Ventus implementation software. 
  • The ideal candidate will be an experienced leader, skilled in change management and transformation. Academic medical center and Level I trauma center experience strongly preferred. Must have a gentle approach, be highly visible, proactive, approachable, and capable of mentoring staff. 
  • Must be available to start within 2-3 weeks of acceptance. 


  • Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s preferred. Active VA or compact RN license required. 

The Community 

  • Located two hours from Washington, D. C. and one hour from Richmond, Virginia, Charlottesville is a historically rich city situated between several expansive national parks.
  • Charlottesville was the home of two former Presidents – Jefferson and Monroe – and houses Monticello, Jefferson’s mountain-top home, attracting half a million tourists annually.
  • Although the city is always changing, a tradition of hospitality continues, the people are as welcoming as they were 50 years ago.
  • A destination full of scenic beauty, top culinary options and unique innovation, Charlottesville has been named everything from “Best Place To Live In America” to “The Best Running Town In The USA.”

Interim Leadership with B.E. Smith

  • Interim leadership gives you the chance to make immediate and lasting improvements. Learn more about being a B.E. Smith interim leader.
  • The industry’s best Interim Leaders and Consultants choose B.E. Smith because of the firm's innovative employment model. The employment relationship is structured to provide you all the benefits of employment, while maintaining the flexibility you enjoy as an independent contractor.
  • Upon accepting engagements, you may become eligible for a variety of benefits, including access to medical, dental and vision insurance; life insurance; AD&D; and a flexible spending account (The availability of some benefits depends on the type and duration of the engagement).
  • You are an employee of B.E. Smith. Taxes are withheld and B.E. Smith covers the employer portion of your FICA.
  • Each interim healthcare executive job has different travel requirements. Your travel, lodging and business expenses are covered by B.E. Smith and the client.
  • In a standard Interim Leadership arrangement, the client pays for travel home every other weekend.
  • The client will also provide you with a rental car, as well as lodging that is clean, safe and in close proximity to the organization. Each is furnished and has a kitchen.
  • Some positions have specific licensing requirements. Check out our compact nursing license map for details!
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