Interim Director, Surgical Services

Confidential | Fremont, California 94583

Salary Range: $170,000.00 - $175,000.00 Annually
Date Posted: May 21, 2024
Opportunity Code: 34187


A California medical center is seeking their next Interim Director, Surgical Services! 

The Position

  • The Interim Director, Surgical Services, will be responsible for the oversight of day-to-day operations throughout the department.  
  • The Interim Director will oversee and manage staff members throughout ASC, Cath Lab, PACU, Outpatient, Sterile Processing, and GI units throughout the organization. 
  • This leader will analyze and revise currently implemented policies and programs including spine, robotics, and surgery, while ensuring that departmental structures and operations are in alignment with local, state, and federal regulations.  
  • Must be available to start within 2-3 weeks of acceptance. 


  • Bachelor’s degree is required. 
  • Active California RN license is required. 
  • Healthcare experience is required. 

Pay Details

  • Pay Range: $170,000 - $175,000 annually.
  • Final pay rate is dependent upon experience, education, training, and location.

The Community

  • Fremont is in the southeastern San Francisco Bay area and is the closest East Bay city to Silicon Valley. 
  • The city has much to offer - including art galleries, local farmers markets, historic attractions, and several parks for land and water activities. 
  • San Francisco is just over an hour from Fremont, making for a fun and convenient weekend destination. 
  • Fremont, California, is home to many school districts and 39 school campuses to choose form including both private, and public schooling options.
  • Mission Peak is a mountain peak located east of Fremont, California. It is the northern summit on a ridge that includes Mount Allison and Monument Peak. It is popular with local hikers, bicyclists, and sightseers as well as tourists from further away for its view of Silicon Valley and strenuous climb.

Interim Leadership with B.E. Smith

  • Becoming an Interim Leader through BE Smith provides an exceptional opportunity to rapidly make meaningful improvement in healthcare settings. Is the interim leadership lifestyle right for you Apply now and discover how Interim Leadership could revolutionize your career path.
  • Joining the B.E. Smith team means you could receive a full benefits package upon accepting roles. This includes health, dental, and vision insurance, life insurance, AD&D, and a flexible spending account, with some benefits varying based on the job's type and duration.
  • As a B.E. Smith employee, we manage your taxes by handling withholdings and also paying the employer portion of your FICA contributions.
  • Interim positions come with varying travel requirements. B.E. Smith and the client cover all travel, accommodation, and work-related expenses. You receive bi-weekly trips home at the client's expense, plus a rental car and comfortable lodging for a convenient living experience.
  • Some roles may require specific licenses. A compact nursing license allows registered nurses to work in any state that is part of the Nurse Licensure Compact without needing separate state licenses. Stay up to date on new legislation, and confirm licensure requirements with the recruiter.
  • B.E. Smith is continuously addressing the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic with a commitment to transparent communication. We strive to mitigate its impact on clients, healthcare workers, employees, and stakeholders of B.E. Smith. Upholding our integrity, we remain dedicated to sharing timely updates and insights, guided by our core value of “Doing the Right Thing.”



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