St. Vincent’s Birmingham Ortho Surgery has an exciting opportunity working as a Certified Surgical Tech!
Full-time; Monday- Friday 8:30a-7:00p with call
SIGN ON BONUS available
The Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center has built a worldwide reputation for excellence in sports medicine, orthopaedic patient care, research, education, and prevention. This state-of-the-art surgical facility boasts 16 operating suites, designed exclusively for orthopaedic surgeries which is a concept pioneered by co-founder Dr. James R. Andrews.
What You Will Do
Facilitate the safe and efficient performance of surgical procedures.
Prepare surgical operating suite with sterile drapes and sterile solutions as well as appropriate sterile and non-sterile instruments and supplies.
Hand required/requested instruments and supplies to surgeon during surgery.
Assist with preparing, transporting, positioning and draping patients.
Maintain instruments in an organized manner and monitor/track instruments counts throughout procedures.
What You Will Need
Licensure / Certification / Registration:
BLS Provider obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.
One or more of the following required:
Surgical Tech credentialed from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
• Surgical Tech credentialed from the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience as a surgical tech, or Associate's degree, or Surgical Tech Technical degree required.
Previous experience working as a surgical tech preferred; previous ortho experience a plus
Internal Number: 58809
About Ascension St. Vincent's
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all. In FY2020, Ascension provided $2.4 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 160,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers across a national network of ministries. We offer rewarding careers across more than 2,600 sites of care – including 146 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 19 states and the District of Columbia.