Big Island Contracts

Emergency Room Registered Nurse-Travel Contract-Big Island

Emergency Room


Kahu Malama Nurses has a great opportunity for an Emergency Room travel nurse looking for a once in a lifetime experience working in Hawaii!

We are looking for an ER Registered Nurses for current and future openings on Oahu.  * Must have at least 4 years of experience.  We currently have a 13 week assignment available for a travel nurse. Must be flexible with 8 or 12 hour shifts.  The facility will guarantee 32 hours per week but will usually schedule 40 hours. Rotating shifts and rotating weekends.  May be on call based on census and may be asked to work extra hours.


  • Associate or Bachelor degree in Nursing
  • Hawaii RN License
  • BLS, ACLS and PALS Certification with AHA
  • 2-Step TB Skin Test
  • Immunization Record (MMR, Var, TDAP, Heb B and Flu Shot)
  • References

If you meet the above requirements, we want to hear from you as soon as possible!

Kahu Malama Nurses is one of Hawaii’s most experienced healthcare staffing agencies. For nearly 35 years, we have been helping healthcare professionals get the best assignments across the state. We are the only agency in Hawaii that is certified by the Joint Commission for our high standards.

As a travel nurse with Kahu Malama Nurses, you will be rewarded with a great compensation package which will include a competitive hourly rate, hourly per diem allowance, bonuses, health care coverage and more!  Plus, you’ll have the support of a great team at an agency that is based right in Hawaii… not thousands of miles away on the mainland!

To apply, send cover letter and resume as soon as possible to or call our recruiters at 808-951-0111!


Big Island – Travel Contracts

Have your dream job in paradise and what’s a better place than Big Island.

Below are Kahu Malama Nurses’ current Job Opportunities:

  • ER Registered Nurse: 13 week contract, starting ASAP.
    • Shift or schedule requirements.
      8 or 12 hour shifts, scheduled 80-88 hours in 2 week period, manager to determine shift upon arrival, one on call shift per roster, at least one weekend off per roster.
      Floating to other units/departments.
    • Required skills and minimum years of experience.
      More than 2 years’ experience, proficient IV skills, familiar with Stroke, STEMI and Trauma activations, Understands core measures and National Patient Safety Goals, familiar with AIDET and Press Ganey patient customer services
      ACLS, PALS, TNCC, BLS, NIHSS, (Mandatory). NCI and Procedural Sedation (requested, not mandatory)
  • Flex Pool Registered Nurse: 13 week contract, starting ASAP.
    • Required skills and minimum years of experience.
      2-10 years’ experience
    • Specific licensures and certifications/registrations required.
      BLS, ACLS
      Shift or schedule requirements.
      Will be required to work various shift lengths and various days.
  • Behavioral Health Registered Nurse: 13 week contract, starting 3/19/2018
    • Staff RN on 11 bed adult behavioral health unit. Performs admissions, daily assesments, discharges, lead psycho/education groups for patients. Dual diagnosis competent, chemically dependent patients. Must be comfortable working with forensic patients. Must be EMR and Pyxis competent.
    • This position will be both nights and days as needed per the manager.

Aside from being known as the island of volcanoes, the Big Island is also famous for the Merrie Monarch Festival – a week long Hula competition, honoring the memory of the last king of Hawaii, King David Kalākaua, the annual Waimea Rodeo and the snowcapped Mauna Kea. Yes! Snow in tropical Hawaii! And of course who can forget about the delicious Kona Coffee and Big Island Cookies.

With so many different climate zones and landscapes to explore, it can be quite hard to decide which part of the island to see first. Wherever your feet take you, the Big Island is a beautiful place to be.

Call now to apply at 808-951-0111, ext. 2 or send in your resume to