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Specialty Critical Care/ICU

Role and Facility Information

Position Summary

Interior Health has newly created permanent full and part time ICU positions coming available in Kelowna, Vernon, Penticton, Kamloops, Trail and Cranbrook. We have great career opportunities for Critical Care nurses who excel in their practice and love what they do.

The British Columbia Nurses Union (BCNU) is the governing body for these positions.

At Interior Health we are committed to providing exceptional critical care services. We are looking for intensive care nurses who have the ability to connect with patients and families and understand the struggles that families face with having a critically ill loved one in the hospital. Our team’s focus on providing compassionate care and understanding to all involved is what sets us apart and takes healthcare services to the next level.
Join our cohesive and supportive team and enjoy a comprehensive benefits package that includes extended health benefits, medical, dental, 4 weeks of vacation, municipal pension plan, and relocation support.

Explore Critical Care Careers at Interior Health

Interior Health ~ a Top 100 Employer in British Columbia

We have ICUs in the following regions:
• Cranbrook and Trail bordering the Rocky Mountains in the heart of the Kootenay region
• Vernon, Kelowna and Penticton in the beautiful wine region of the Okanagan Valley region
• Kamloops, Salmon Arm and Williams Lake in the serene Thompson Cariboo Shuswap region

We have a variety of critical care settings to fit what you are looking for:
• TERTIARY REFERRAL HOSPITALS – high-tech innovative practice expanding environments including Cardiac Surgery
• REGIONAL & COMMUNITY HOSPITALS – smaller setting with full scope of practice, community oriented
• RURAL FACILITIES – smaller teams with expanded practice into the Emergency setting
• CRITICAL CARE TRANSPORT (HART) – medical transport with an expanded team of healthcare professionals

The Southern Interior of British Columbia is a world renowned vacation destination offering envious lifestyle choices and opportunities to match your career aspirations. A place where work-life balance is as important to us as it is to you.

If you want make a difference in someone’s life, make Interior Health your best personal and career destination! A place where Every Person Matters! Apply Today!


• Graduation from an approved School of Nursing with current practicing registration with the British Columbia College of Nurses and Midwives (BCCNM).
• Advanced preparation in the critical care clinical specialty or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) within 3 years.


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Glistening water below lush mountains, dotted with parks frame the Okanagan's largest and liveliest population centre; Kelowna. Okanagan Lake is the perfect place to sail, kayak, or relax on the beach. Rolling greens offer world class golfing, minutes away from spectacular hiking and biking trails. In the winter enjoy ski resorts and skating rinks right at your fingertips. Decorated with heritage buildings and modern architecture, Kelowna offers something for everyone with orchards, vineyards and all the amenities of a major centre. From restaurants, and shops, to art galleries, live music and theatre, this city has it all. Come and experience our four seasons playground and see why life is better here.

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