Providence Health & Services Manager – Labor and Delivery in Olympia, Washington


Providence is calling a Nurse Manager – Labor and Delivery to Providence Health & Services in Olympia, WA.

We are seeking a Nurse Manager – Labor and Delivery to be responsible for the day-to-day supervision and operations for the assigned areas of responsibility.

In this position you will:

  • Collaborate with preceptors to ensure the appropriate orientation of nursing staff, including initial competencies, orientation plan, and evaluation of orientation outcomes.

  • Maintain systems to ensure tracking and record- keeping of staff education and demonstration of competence.

  • Maintain staffing patterns and levels which facilitates staff being able to utilize continuing education opportunities.

  • Serve as primary consultant to nursing staff on daily clinical and operational issues.

  • Complete initial review and response to incident reports and complaints, institutes immediate intervention as needed and collaborates with Director in the investigation process.

  • Assure timely review of performance on responsible employees within assigned area is completed, and assists Director in evaluating and improving department activities.

  • In the absence of the Director / Vice President, represent areas of assigned responsibility and participate in discussions on planning with hospital, medical staff, and committees within the WA/MT Region, PH&S System, and other outside entities.

  • Hire and assure adequate orientation and training, for qualified staff, through approved hospital systems.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing or related field.

  • Valid applicable license in the State of Washington.

  • BLS, NRP.

  • Three years clinical experience in Labor and Delivery or one year of Manager level experience in the area of assigned responsibility. Supervisory experience at Charge Nurse level or above.

  • MS Word, Excel, and Powerpoint.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Master’s degree in relevant field, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Business, or Healthcare Administration.

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®"" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Labor & Delivery/Obstetric Nursing

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 182340