NURSE B

Who we are

We are a respected and valued diverse global community of more than 20,000 people representing 70 different countries and cultures. For over 70 years, we bring happiness and new experiences to global cruising guests to over 250 destinations worldwide in Mediterranean, Northern Europe, the Baltic Sea, the Caribbean, Central and South America, the United Arab Emirates, the Far East, the Indian Ocean, plus Round-the-World cruises.

 

Aim of the position

The ship’s Nurse is an experienced Registered Nurse responsible to provide appropriate day-to-day health care to Passengers and Crew Members.

 

Main Responsibilities:
  • Reporting to Doctor;
  • Assisting during medical treatments in the Infirmary;
  • Being on call 24 hours a day;
  • Updating the Official Log Books.
  • Verifying pre sign/on medical forms for all embarking Crew Members;
  • Performing administrative duties and inventory control of supplies and medicines;
  • Checking  maintenance and stock of medical emergency equipments

 

Job Requirements:
  • Degree in nursing from an accredited University (3 years study);
  • Certification as Registered Nurse in Italian register roll (IPASVI);
  • Compulsory certification (issued by a ILCOR approved provider):
  • BLS – D (Basic Life Support – Defibrillation);
  • PBLS (Pediatric Basic Life Support);
  • Preferable certification (issued by a ILCOR approved provider):
  • ALS (Advanced Life Support) or ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) or equivalent;
  • PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) or APLS (Advanced Pediatric Life Support);
  • Work Experience for at least two/three years after Degree and at least six months in the areas listed herebelow;
  • Experience with Emergency Room;
  • Experience with cardiac care, trauma, internal medicine is an advantage;
  • Experience as Nurse on Cruise Vessels is an advantage;
  • Good written, spoken and medical English;
  • Good knowlegde of German is an advantage ;
  • Computer literacy;
  • Being committed to Safety;
  • Respecting and applying Company Values being an example for others.

 

Why join us

We are excited to have you on the team! As a member of the Costa Crociere W.I.D.E. Community, you will be empowered with specific trainings and development support to fuel your growth both personally and professionally. We will provide you the necessary arrangements and pay for your travel to and from the port. Meals and accommodation are included onboard, as well as many facilities to enjoy your free time: Gym, Beach, Bar, Internet Point, onboard discounts.

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