Avera Registered Nurse (RN) in Pierre, South Dakota

Contact Information

Contact: Peggy Laurenz Tel: (605) 224-3281 Email: peggy.laurenz@avera.org

Job Details

Position Highlights:

  • Up to a $5000 SIGN ON BONUS AVAILABLE FOR EXPERIENCED RN's, to be paid out over 2 years!

  • Compensation: Competitive wages with regular increases plus Benefits and Paid Time Off!

  • Enjoy every other weekend and Holiday off. On Call 2 weekends per 6 week schedule.



  • Performs admission assessment, identifying the physical and psychosocial needs of the patient. Develops a written plan using the assessment database.

  • Implements treatment/procedures and administers medications in compliance with Nursing/Pharmacy policies and procedures.

  • Evaluates patient's symptoms, reaction and progress. Observes, records, and reports them to the physician as appropriate.

  • Assesses, plans and initiates patient education and discharge planning.


  • Upcoming graduate or graduate from an accredited nursing program.

  • Previous ICU or Medical/Surgical experience preferred, not required.

Licensure and Certifications:_

  • Eligible for or licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of South Dakota and/or meeting the requirements of the multi-state licensure.

  • BLS

  • ACLS, TNCC, Certification in Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI) required within 1 year of employment

Requisition Number: 1804204

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

Department: ICU

Schedule: Part Time

Shift: Day/Night Shift

Hours: 7:00am-7:00pm or 7:00pm-7:00am; 48hrs/2wks