The times of our surgical procedures are staggered, such as 07:00, 07:15, 07:30. You may need to be here as early as 06:00 on some days.
We’re a Little Different
Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.
At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. We have opportunities for nurses who are inspired to pioneer new models of care and want to transform the healthcare experience. Work with advanced technology and innovative procedures. Be state of the art, and never stop exploring. We’re expanding to help our communities grow, offering an exceptional opportunity to join our team.
Why join Mercy's Operating Room?
The Operating Room is an exciting place to work for select nurses and surgical technologists. Our OR at Mercy consists of 28 rooms, performing operations across a variety of service lines including robotics. These include: general surgery, plastic surgery, burn revision and grafting; orthopedics, neurosurgery, pediatric urology and general surgery, ENT, eye, dental, pain management and oral maxilla facial surgery; urology and gynecology. In addition, with our 24-hour staffing model, we provide surgical access to patients of our level 1 trauma center and level 1 ACS verified burn center. Elective surgeries are scheduled Monday thru Friday with an additional small elective schedule on Saturdays, providing our patients the best of service. Our surgical team consists of surgeons, residents, first assistants and physician assistants, surgical technologists and nurses.
We offer a flexible schedule of 8-hour or 10-hour shifts and one Saturday shift every other 4 week schedule.
If you are a new graduate or experienced nurse without OR experience, please apply for the OR Fellowship.
Please contact Amanda Austin at 314-364-4116 or Amanda.Austin2@Mercy.Net if you have any questions regarding positions in the Operating Room at Mercy St. Louis.
We’ll Support You at Work and Home
Getting respect doesn’t come easy in healthcare. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.
What Makes a Good Match for Mercy
Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care-that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.