Registered Nurses - ICU/PACU

  • Job Reference: CANICU
  • Date Posted: 3 March 2024
  • Recruiter: Pulse
  • Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
  • Salary: AUD90.00 to AUD160 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: weekly payroll
  • Sector: Acute
  • Job Type: Temporary/Casual
  • Duration: ongoing

Job Description

Pulse Staffing are offering a range of Intensive Care (ICU) and PACU casual shifts across ACT. Take pride in monitoring and caring for patients that are in unstable conditions and make an impact on patient's gaining back control of their lives.
This role is fast pace, yet extremely rewarding and allows you to be apart of patient's journey to recovery.


Intensive Care (ICU) / PACU Nurse responsibilities includes:

  • Plan, implement and evaluate care
  • Assist patients with their activities of daily living
  • Regular assessment and monitoring of patient's vital signs
  • Perform different types of observations and use of different monitoring systems
  • Use and ensure working function of varied medical equipment such as ventilators, infusions pumps, feeding pumps, monitors
  • Administer medication via different routes
  • Recognize patient deterioration and timely escalation of care
  • Communicate effectively with members of the multidisciplinary team, patients, and relatives
  • Work as part of a team
  • Keep accurate and timely patient records and follow hospital policies and procedures

Intensive Care Nurse Role Requirements:

  • AHPRA Registration
  • Minimum of 6 months experience in Intensive Care
  • Current Police Check
  • Right to work within Australia - proof will be required

As a nurse with Pulse Staffing, you will receive the following benefits:

  • Weekly Pay
  • Our online app to view and book shifts 24/7, helping to manage your availability and view pay rates.
  • Your own dedicated consultant
  • Uncapped Recommend a Friend scheme - earn up to $250 per referral