Registered Nurse - Emergency Department - Up to $10,000 Sign on Bonus


Bonuses and Benefits

MVHS is offering a sign-on bonus for new and experienced RNs!
*RNs with up to 3 years of relevant experience qualify for a $5,000 sign-on bonus. *
*RNs with 3 or more years of relevant experience qualify for a $10,000 sign-on bonus. *
This bonus will be paid over the course of two years working at MVHS and will scale based on experience and employee status when hired. Submit your application and Join our team of talented nurses as they support healthcare in the Mohawk Valley! Other benefits include: RN preceptor incentive, 401(k) plus match, health, dental, life, and vision insurance, FSA and HSA accounts, paid time off, and tuition reimbursement.

Job Summary

At MVHS, a Registered Nurse promotes and restores patient's health by completing the nursing process: collaborating with physicians and multidisciplinary team members, providing support to patients, visitors and families. A Registered Nurse is responsible for assessing, planning, promoting and evaluating quality patient care, as well as providing teaching to patients, families and the public. A Registered Nurse will follow the mission, vision, I-CARE values, policies and procedures of Mohawk Valley Health System.

Join an exciting team of professionals as an emergency room nurse at our new, state of the art, 64 bed emergency department at the Wynn Hospital. As an ED nurse you will be responsible for quickly and accurately assessing patient care needs, collaborating with doctors and staff to provide exceptional care, and managing multiple cases simultaneously all while continually prioritizing patient needs. Other duties and responsibilities include maintaining accurate and up to date patient charts, complying with all legal and safety requirements, and working at maximum efficiency without compromising quality of care. Come and become a vital member in our dynamic team! 

Registered Nurses within our Emergency Department team have many shift opportunities including days, nights, and weekends with opportunities for full-time, part-time and per-diem positions. 

 Pay Range $34 - $48 Hourly

About Mohawk Valley Health System

Join us at the brand-new Wynn Hospital, a new, state-of-the-art hospital in downtown Utica. You will be joining a team of nearly 4,800 clinical and healthcare professionals and will be provided opportunities to advance your career. MVHS is committed to creating an environment that supports professional nursing practice and excellence in patient care, become part of the team taking care of our community today! MVHS is committed to delivering premier healthcare to our region, keeping our patients as the focus of all we do.

Education/Experience Requirements


  • Graduate of an accredited associate degree program


  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing from accredited nursing program or higher degree.
  • Previous Nursing Experience 

Licensure/Certification Requirements


  • Current New York State licensure as a Registered Nurse


  • Basic Life Support Certification


Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

Nearest Major Market: Utica