Position Summary: The Surgical Tech is responsible for assisting with direct patient care activities in the Operating Room. Prepares and stocks the OR before and after surgery. gathers clean and sterile supplies. sets sterile instrument fields. maintains and monitors aseptic techniques. assists with the orientation of new staff. and participates on departmental committees. The identification of essential functions below is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties that may be assigned to this position, nor does it restrict the duties which may be assigned if such duties reasonably relate to the position.
Rate Minimum $25.56 Midpoint $28.66 Maximum $31.76
Required Qualifications: Ability to read, write and communicate effectively in English, and understanding of medical terminologyAbility to work variable shifts including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidaysBasic Life SupportCompletion of clinical training in an acute care perioperative setting, preferably in an academic medical centerSuccessful completion of an accredited course in surgical technology
Preferred Qualifications: Possession of a national Scrub Technician certification
Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
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