Avera Director - Operating Room and Women's Center in Pierre, South Dakota

Contact Information

Contact: Peggy Laurenz Email: peggy.laurenz@avera.org

Job Details

Job Summary:



  • Responsible for the oversight of the Main Hospital operating rooms and Avera Outpatient Surgery Center rooms and Women & Children Services; including strategic planning, staffing, and fiscal wellness of both departments. Time is split 70% OR and 30% Women's Center.**

  • Responsible for enhancing practice and services, ensure that the departments meet all regulatory body requirements, and assist with developing operational policies.

  • Responsible for interviewing, hiring, developing, training, and retaining employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.



  • Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing with a Bachelor's degree or Master's degree preferred.

  • Previous management experience preferred.



  • Current licensure by the South Dakota Board of Nursing.

Requisition Number: 1804489

Facility: Avera St Mary's Hospital, Pierre, SD

Department: Surgery

Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Day Shift

Hours: Days8:00am-5:00pm; 80hrs/2wks