Nursing Graduates

It is great to know of your interest in employment as a Registered Nurse with Catawba Valley Medical Center!

Nursing Directors will review applications and approve the candidates for the interview process.  Some new graduates are hired into full-time positions while others may be hired on an as needed basis in the Nurse Registry.  Nurse Registry employees may then apply for full-time positions as they become available in the hospital.

Application Process

  • Follow the Application Process by applying for each RN New Grad position in which you are interested
  • Attach your cover letter and resume to the online application
  • Provide written recommendations from two clinical instructors [Recommendation Form]

Candidates who have completed the application process and submitted all applicable documentation are eligible to be considered for interviews.

Employment Requirements

  • Graduate of a state approved and accredited nursing program
  • North Carolina Registered Nurse Licensure
  • Submission of an official college transcript or diploma showing graduation date and discipline

Mailing Information

Human Resources Department
Catawba Valley Medical Center
810 Fairgrove Church Road SE
Hickory, NC 28602