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We are seeking a Surgical Technologist to join our team at Memorial Sloan Kettering. In this position you will work in direct collaboration with the Registered Nurse and physician to meet unit and patient needs by performing patient care activities. The Surgical Technologist functions as an integral member of the health care team by contributing to the efficient operation of the unit.
Are you ready to find your life's calling?
Able to hold yourself and others accountable in order to achieve goals and live up to commitments
Focused on continuous improvement, knowing the most effective and efficient processes to optimize work flow
A dedicated member of the team with an excellent work ethic and positive attitude
Someone who doesn't shy away from difficult situations or people, saying what needs to be said
Offer comprehensive technical assistance during routine and complex procedures
Prepare equipment, supplies, and surgical environment efficiently meeting all expectations and requirements
Performs circulating activities under the direction of the assigned RN circulator in multi-specialty cases (when performing multiple procedures)
Provide training and orientation for new team members
High School Diploma or equivalent education.
Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology program and national certification (NBSTSA)
Two (2) years of experience as a Surgical Technologist. (preferred)
Superb communication skills and a high standard of integrity
A passion for healthcare and the ability to assist on multiple complex OR and services
Fulltime hours: 10 hour shifts flexible between 7:00am and 11:30pm with Saturday rotation.
MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
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Internal Number: 8714610
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.