71200 - Thoracic and Surgical Specialty - Level I - II

Rochester, NY


7-1200 offers an exciting opportunity for new graduates or experienced nurses with a special interest in surgical patients who are eager to learn. On our 25-bed unit, we care for a variety of different surgical patients including thoracic, foregut, and plastics, including care for burn patients. We have 2 step down beds for post-operative patients requiring more frequent monitoring. Additionally, we specialize in the management and care for Pulmonary hypertension patients through the Pulmonary Care Center at URMC, the only center in upstate New York and one of only four centers in NYS. On 7-1200, you will develop a diversified skill set working with a variety of medical equipment, tubes, lines, and drains. We take pride in our nursing culture and strive to maintain a positive working environment, supporting all team members to meet their professional and personal goals. Looking for candidates who exhibit critical thinking skills, strong communication, and a desire to learn and work as part of a team.


Requires a Diploma, Associate or Bachelor's degree from an accredited Nursing Program and an active New York State RN license in good standing.

Level I

Applicants will have less than 6-12 months of RN experience.

Level II

Applicants will have a minimum of 6-12 months of RN experience. This position assumes the charge nurse role, actively participates in unit/service activities, supports co-workers, and assesses unit needs.

How To Apply

Current University of Rochester employees need only submit a resume to NursingRecruitment@urmc.rochester.edu. All other interested applicants should apply online or submit a resume to Nursing Recruitment, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 619-19, Rochester, NY 14642, or fax resume to 585.756.5882.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Pay Range

Pay Range: $ 34.00 - $ 44.20 Hourly

The referenced pay range represents the minimum and maximum compensation for this job. Individual annual salaries/hourly rates will be set within the job’s compensation range, and will be determined by considering factors including, but not limited to, market data, education, experience, qualifications, expertise of the individual, and internal equity considerations.

Location: Medical Surgical Nursing
Full/Part Time:
Schedule: FT position, D/E/N, 8 and 12 hour shifts, holidays and weekends per unit policy