We are seeking a Surgical Tech to work full-time (36 hours/week) days (6:00am-5:00pm). Shifts rotate and includes on-call hours. On-call includes a 30 minute response time to the facility.
The Surgical Tech plans for and responds to the material needs of the surgical caseload using aseptic and sterile techniques and proper decontamination. Surgical Techs will be trained in Ophthalmology, OB/GYN, Orthopedic, Podiatry, General surgery, and ENT cases.
High School diploma, GED, or equivalent required with additional technical training in area of specialty.
Completion of Operating Room Technician training from an accredited institution and/or equivalent education and experience required.
Knowledge of and experience with aseptic and sterile techniques required.
Certification in Surgical Technology preferred.
Knowledge of proper decontamination and sterilization of surgical supplies required.
Knowledge of hospital inventory and stocking procedures helpful.
Certification in Basic Life Support required.
Additional Salary Information: Starting at $20 per hour, based on experience.
The full-time position includes a sign-on bonus of $5,000.
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About Southwest Health
With nearly 650 employees, Southwest Health operates a 25-bed hospital, several physician clinics, a 78-bed skilled nursing facility with 12 memory care beds, as well as a 10-bed geriatric psychiatry unit. Also newly added to the Southwest Health organization are a retail pharmacy, eye clinic, and ambulance service.