The Division of Perioperative Services Delivers patient care through provision and management of capital, supplies, instrumentation, and technological support as well as human resources in collaboration with medical and para-medical staff to effectively manager patients undergoing elective, urgent, and emergent surgical intervention.
Job Summary Final Filing Date : 12/16/2022 Salary Range : $37.00 Salary Frequency : Hourly Appointment Type : Per Diem Percentage of Time : Per Diem Shift Hour : Variable Location : Main Hospital City : Sacramento Union Representation : Yes Benefits Eligible : No
THIS IS NOT AN H1- B OPPORTUNITY
Reposted on 10/18
Responsibilities This position is responsible for assisting with patient care in close working relationship with the surgical team. The role primarily provides technical support for surgical procedures dealing with instrumentation, equipment, and supplies. Exercises initiative, originality, and judgment in applying established principles and practices to new and unusual events relating to areas of responsibility.
Minimum of one year recent paid surgical technologist experience
Graduation from an accredited program that meets the curriculum requirements defined in the Core Curriculum for Surgical Technology.
Certification in Surgical Technology (CST) preferred.
Must be able to work flexible hours, rotating shifts dictated by on call responsibilities.
Ability to work overtime as needed.
Knowledge of AORN standards and recommended practices.
Knowledge of AST guidelines and AAMI recommended practices.
Knowledge of medical and surgical terminology.
Must be able to meet the essential functions of the position, standing for long periods of time, move patients and equipment.
Participates in emergency situation with short notice.
THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT
EEO The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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