Interim OR Nurse Manager

Confidential | Utica, New York 13502

Salary Range: $155,000.00 - $165,000.00 Annually
Date Posted: June 11, 2024
Opportunity Code: 34259


Interim OR Nurse Manager Needed in New York Healthcare System

The Position

  • An Interim OR Nurse Manager is needed to support surgical services operations for a healthcare system in New York.
  • This role will report directly to the Interim CNO and will oversee the operations and staff (clinical and non-clinical) of the Surgical Services Department, including Inpatient Operating Room, Outpatient Surgical Services, Anesthesia, Post-Anesthesia Care Unit, Central Sterile, Endoscopy, and Infusion Center.
  • The Interim OR Nurse Manager will be responsible for planning, organizing, and directing the operations and staff, as well as improving department efficiencies.
  • The ideal candidate will possess strong leadership skills, a proactive approach to problem-solving, and the ability to maintain effective business relationships that promote the services of the division.
  • Must be available to start within 2-3 weeks of acceptance.


  • Bachelor’s degree required; MBA preferred.
  • Active RN license required.
  • Previous healthcare experience required.

Pay Details

  • Pay Range: $155,000 -$165,000 annually.
  • Final pay rate is dependent upon experience, education, training, and location.

The Community

  • Utica, with a population of over 60,000, sits about 80 miles northwest of Albany and just 45 miles east of Syracuse, New York.
  • Utica is beautifully situated on the Mohawk River at the base of the Adirondack Mountains, and offers a great jumping off point to the exploration of the many forests, lakes and rivers of Upstate New York.
  • Located in a family friendly historic community, the city offers excellent education, charming homes, and unique culinary experiences.
  • Utica has traditionally been a melting pot for various immigrant groups, including Dutch, Italian, German and Irish, and the local cuisine reflects this great diversity.
  • The city features the Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute, which hosts rotating exhibitions facilitated through the prestigious Pratt Institute, as well as a restored Historic District that was designed by Frederick Olmsted, who also designed New York City’s Central Park.

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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