Interim Director of Surgical Services

Confidential | Jackson, Michigan 49201

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: May 05, 2022
Opportunity Code: 30819


Join a Michigan state hospital as their next Interim Director of Surgical Services!


The Position

  • The Interim Director of Surgical Services will be responsible for the oversight and day-to-day operations of the Perioperative Department. This unit consists of 11 OR’s, three GI’s and five ASC’s. 
  • This role will report to Vice President, Chief Nursing Officer, and be responsible for a team of eight direct reports and 250 FTE’s.
  • This position will be expected to stabilize the workforce and address culture and staff engagement. They will also be asked to complete an assessment of the current leadership structure and skill set. Along with an overall assessment of the operations of the department for recommended process efficiencies. 
  • The ideal candidate will be a firm leader, who will hold staff accountable. They should be a hands-on, engaging and approachable leader who connects with department staff to build trust. They should possess the ability to work in a highly collaborative environment, and be capable of mentoring new leaders of the department.
  • BSN required, Masters preferred; MI RN License required. 
  • Must be available to start within two weeks of acceptance.

The Community 

  • Jackson, Michigan, strikes the perfect balance of downtown excitement, rich history, natural beauty, culture, outdoor fun and accommodations.
  • The city is home to an abundance of festivals, celebrations, and local artistry throughout the year that can keep all ages entertained.
  • Known for the hundreds of native and migratory bird species that flock to the city each year, Jackson is a bird lover’s paradise.
  • Looking for a more laid back scene The local beer, wine, and food flows freely from the Sandhill Crane Vineyards to the Grand River Marketplace.

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!
  • View AMN Healthcare’s current COVID-19 updates, including vaccination information. 



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