Surgical Technologist Certified-FT-Days-Varied

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The future looks bright at Bay Area Hospital, and we are always searching for quality people to join our team. We offer a great atmosphere, competitive pay, a wide array of benefits, and many growth opportunities for our employees.

Job Description:
Surgical Technologist Cert

Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, assists the physician performing a surgical procedure by establishing and maintaining a sterile field in the operating room, setting up equipment, scrubbing in, handing instruments and supplies to surgeon. Assists the surgical team by preparing patient for transport out of the operating room and cleaning the operating room.

Full-Time Position (80 Hours Per Pay Period)
Shift: 0645-1715 Days: Varied
Wages Based Upon Experience
CLOSING DATE: Open Until Filled

SKILLS AND ABILITIES

• Maintains regular, consistent and punctual attendance at the assigned job location

• Functions appropriately in a crisis/emergency situation

• Ability to read, write legibly, and converse effectively in the English language

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSES/DEGREES

• American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) or must be obtained by the last day of the month after the 60-day grace period

• National certification as a Surgical Technician

EXPERIENCE

• Recent (within past 2 years) experience in acute hospital operating room preferred

GENERAL INFORMATION

Union Affiliation: UFCW

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and job skills required.

Physical/Mental/Environmental Requirements

• Able to stand, walk, bend, squat, reach, and stretch frequently

• Possess physical agility and adequate reaction time to respond quickly and appropriately to unexpected patient care needs

• Needs adequate hearing and visual acuity, including adequate color vision

• Requires fine motor skills, adequate eye-hand coordination, and ability to grasp and handle objects

• Able to use proper body mechanics to assist patients in ambulating, transferring in and out of bed, chair or wheelchair

• May be required to lift up to 75 pounds

• Must use standard precautions due to threat of exposure to blood and bodily fluids

• Needs ability to communicate effectively through reading, writing, and speaking in person or on telephone

• May require periodic use of personal computer

Bay Area Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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