Come as you are | Nurses

Choosing to work at the MUHC is all about finding that life-work balance

Yacine has worked as an ICU nurse at the MUHC for the past seven years. In his spare time, he devotes himself to boxing, strengthening himself physically and mentally. Yacine says that boxing is a core part of his life and fortifies his sense of determination as a nurse.

Boxing has instilled in me a mindset of perseverance and fearlessness. In the ring, it’s very important to believe in yourself, and this same mindset applies in the ICU setting. I remain composed and focused under pressure, alongside a team of absolutely incredible people. My experience working at the MUHC for the past seven years has been extremely fulfilling. 

One of the most rewarding aspects of my job is the close connection I have with doctors. Communication between nurses and doctors is integral to delivering optimal care to patients, and I feel respected by the physicians that I work with. I also appreciate the diversity of my work environment, interacting with staff and patients of multicultural backgrounds. There’s an atmosphere of understanding.

For the past 18 months, I've had the privilege of serving in a leadership role as a nurse in charge during the night shift. Bringing people together as a team has been my central focus. Teamwork is the core value in our ICU, and it’s something that I deeply believe in. I derive so much fulfilment by making a positive difference in the lives of my patients, and this fuels my dedication to my nursing practice as well as my training as a boxer.

Yacine, ICU nurse

What sets us apart…

  • Nurses are valued and respected
  • Nurses are an integral member of multidisciplinary teams

Perks for total well being

  • Discounts at fitness clubs
  • Inexpensive downtown parking
  • Access to daycare services
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Employee Recognition Program
  • Access to Recharjme rest and relaxation cabins

Opportunities to grow professionally

Life-work balance

  • No forced overtime
  • The choice of 8- and 12-hour shifts
  • 50% day shifts guaranteed

The MUHC offers exceptional quality, patient-centered, complex multidisciplinary care in a bilingual environment. Affiliated with McGill University, the MUHC contributes to the evolution of knowledge and best practice guidelines to ensure best care for life!  

We care for patients ranging from newborns to seniors—we cover the lifespan.

  • Choose from the many specialties and ultra-specialties that are available in our hospitals
  • Transfer from one hospital to another and preserve your seniority.

 Choose the specialty that matches your interests…we have positions available in all our missions across all our sites…

  • Glen site – adult and pediatric care
  • Lachine Hospital
  • Montreal General Hospital
  • Montreal Neurological Hospital

Our specialities are divided into seven missions:

  • Pediatrics
  • Medicine
  • Surgical
  • Neurosciences
  • Women’s Health
  • Mental Health
  • Oncology

Nursing opportunities at the Montreal General Hospital

As a level one trauma centre, the General is home to a talented, compassionate and dynamic nursing team.  Find out more about the many career paths available at this downtown location that is just steps away from Mount Royal park.

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