$2,500 sign-on bonus for full-time positions(Sign-on bonus paid in two installments ($1,250 upon hire and $1,250 upon one year anniversary)
Job Summary: Responsible for assisting the surgeon in the Operating Room and in the scrub rile for the surgical procedures including preparing, assembling, counting, retracting, and handling surgical instrumentation. Participates as a member of the perioperative team in regards to preparing the surgical suite for safe patient care. Assists with circulator duties under the supervision of a Registered Nurse.
Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital: Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital in Ellsworth, Maine is a full-service hospital, serving both Hancock and western Washington Counties. Our 64-bed Maine Coast facility provides emergency, primary and specialty care, acute inpatient, diagnostic, and surgical services. At Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital, we dedicate ourselves to providing exceptional medical care with the personal touch and convenience only a community hospital can offer. Maine Coast has earned both national and state recognition for patient safety, outcomes, and patient satisfaction levels. Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital is a member of Northern Light Health, an integrated statewide health delivery system that is raising the bar with no-nonsense solutions that are leading the way to a healthier future for our state. Northern Light Health offers a broad range of providers and services, including nine hospitals, primary care and specialty physician practices, long-term care, home health and hospice agencies, and emergency ground and air transport. The Ellsworth community is a short drive to the scenic Maine coast and is near Acadia National Park with mountains and exceptional year-round recreation including hiking, biking, fishing, hunting, boating, skiing, golf, and more. Our neighborhoods are safe, friendly, and have outstanding schools. Enjoy the best of both worlds, practicing at a smaller community hospital in one of the most beautiful places in Maine while having the support of a large healthcare system.
CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Current BLS certification required. Equal Opportunity Employment We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information or any other legally protected status.
Graduate of an accredited surgical technician school OR equivalent combination of experience (2 Years)and education as a scrub tech OR CST students in their last semester preparing to graduate.
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification (required)
Surgical Technician certification( preferred.)
Internal Number: 68431
About Northern Light Health
Of the 11 hospitals and healthcare systems recognized in Maine by Health Care's Most Wired in 2016, nine of them were Northern Light Health member organizations
Northern Light Health continues working in Maine's seven northern counties as a part of a United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention-funded initiative, Partnerships to Improve Community Health, with the goal to improve access to healthy foods, engagement in physical activity, and creating linkages between clinical care and community resources