Nurses with Japanese or Mandarin language skills

Employer: Princess Cruises
Location: Worldwide
Description:
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Princess Cruises has excellent shipboard opportunities for Nurses with Japanese or Mandarin language skills. Must also have English language skills. Be the Consummate Host by working effectively within the medical team to provide safe, high-quality, evidence-based first response and patient care and promote the highest standards of public health. You will have the opportunity to travel the world, enhance your skills and work alongside experienced medical professionals. We welcome you to consider working with one of the world's premier cruise lines, with 17 ships sailing to hundreds of worldwide destinations.

Responsibilities
Princess Cruises maintains a well-equipped medical center onboard, which includes a critical care area, x-ray, lab and pharmacy. With broad experience and proven proficiency in emergency medicine, our medical staff is expected to manage acute medical emergencies, trauma patients, and a diverse general practice case load. Daily walk-in clinics are held to meet the basic medical needs of passengers and crewmembers.
Performs prompt and effective first response, triage, and appropriate transfer at all times.

Routinely plans and delivers evidence-based holistic care and facilitates continuity through effective oral and written communications.

Demonstrates competency in drug computations and medication dispensing and administration at all times.

Operates all patient care equipment appropriately and safely.

Writes patient documentation that is concise, timely, complete, and legible.

Recognizes limits of own abilities and knowledge and always asks for help when needed.

Consistently demonstrates sensitivity to every patient’s culture, age, gender, ability, and socioeconomic status.

Requirements
Bachelor’s degree in nursing (or equivalent).

Current registration and licensing with appropriate governmental or provincial regulatory body.

Three years post-registration work in acute care.

Experience in emergency medicine or intensive/critical care. Consideration may also be given to those with experience in intensive or cardiac care and those with experience working in remote locations with increased autonomy and responsibility.

Must have valid Advance Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification prior to joining a vessel.

Personal characteristics include: Ability to establish and maintain courteous and professional working relationships in a diverse cultural environment; Motivation to excel in all aspects of job duties and responsibilities; Ability to function as a supportive and effective team member; Strong communicator; Empathetic and caring to crew and passengers; Willingness to embrace and promote Company's Core Values and Service Credo.

Benefits
Along with a challenging career and worldwide traveling opportunities, Princess Cruises offers many other benefits. Medical professionals within our team are afforded officer status, which ensures comfortable, individual accommodations and access to passenger facilities such as restaurants, the fitness center, and luxury pools. Our staff progress through a competency program that provides familiarity with emergency equipment and develops new abilities ranging from laboratory work to x-ray acquisition. Regular training in skills and practices helps to maintain existing abilities and develop extended roles. Assignments onboard are 4 months in duration - visiting numerous ports of call on a variety of worldwide itineraries. You will have 2 months off in between 4 month contracts.

Next Steps…

Apply today and set sail on an exciting new career course! Our goal is to be the number one cruise and cruise-tour provider. To make that happen, we need qualified, top-notch team members. If you’re looking to get your talent noticed, apply today! Our application process is quick and easy:

Apply online at http://careers.princess.com. Enter the job title “nurse” into the keyword search to access the job. If you are already on the Princess Cruises website be sure to create a profile and then apply directly to your specific job. Princess Cruises is an equal opportunity employer.

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