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Director of Surgical Services

Ottumwa, IA 52501
Starts: ASAP
Director of Surgical Services
We are searching for a motivated leader for the Director of Surgical Services position. This individual will lead a reputable health organization in Ottumwa, IA.
Job Summary:
The Director of Surgical Services is a registered professional nurse who assumes 24-hour accountability and responsibility for overall Surgical Services operations. Responsible for selection of staff and implementation of the service structure, as well as maintaining the patient centered culture of the hospital. Responsible for the management of multiple aspects within the patient care environment, monitoring and maintaining clinical standards of care, and is accountable for appropriate staffing resources to provide quality patient care. Participates in or chairs committees, work groups, and meetings as deemed necessary. He/she provides organizational leadership in the development, implementation, and maintenance of service consistent with the Mission, Vision, Values and Strategic Plan.
Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of associate degree of nursing
  • Baccalaureate degree in nursing preferred


  • 5 years’ experience in related clinical practice
  • 2 years in clinical leadership role preferred


  • Current RN license in the state of Iowa.
  • CNOR certification preferred

Pay Package Details Salary Direct (Full-time)?
Salary: $95K- $136K

A variety of pay is an estimate, please contact our team to put together your personalized pay package, as a variety of factors can influence your total pay. *

We offer a competitive benefits package tailored to each employee's needs and position. This includes but is not limited to:

  • Paid Time Off (PTO).
  • Dental Insurance.
  • Medical Insurance.
  • Vision Insurance.
  • Life Insurance.


Whether sudden or planned, a change in a key leadership position can disrupt an otherwise smooth operation. Our experienced permanent leadership database will drive key financial and clinical systems, so organizations continue to function at their optimal level. We have built a network of accomplished professionals, including managers, directors, and C-suite executives. It is what we do best so organizations can continue to do what they do best – without interruption.

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