The reasons to work at MultiCare are as unique as the people who do. Join us for the professional challenges you seek. In the settings you prefer. With schedules that fit your life. Learn more at www.multicarejobs.orgPosition SummaryThe Surgical Technician assumes responsibility for maintaining aseptic technique and preparing for and assisting with surgical procedures. The Surgical Technician performs the duties of Scrub Technician as specified in the procedure manual and is responsible for instrumentation, supplies and equipment. This person provides a safe environment for the patient.Minimum RequirementsAble to report to the hospital within 30 minutes during after hours surgical call when requested. Possesses good manual dexterity and ability to execute detailed technical procedures. Able to communicate appropriately verbally and in writing to patients, visitors and staff. Able to work well with others. Able to support patients weighing 150+ lbs., lift supplies weighing 40+ lbs. Able to organize and prioritize the multiple demands of the position. Able to move about the facility freely. Able to identify occupational hazards and use safety precautions.Education/Licenses/CertificationsGraduate from an accredited Surgical Technician program, or an LPN, or a lay person who has been taught by a well-planned, organized, on the job program in a health care facility. Current CPR card required.
Position Type: Full-Time Regular Full Time Employee: YesPrimary Shift: Day Work Schedule: Day
MultiCare is a not-for-profit health care organization with more than 20,000 team members, including employees, providers and volunteers. MultiCare has been caring for our community for well over a century, since the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital and today is the largest community-based, locally governed system of health in the state of Washington, serving communities across Washington and Northern Idaho.
MultiCare’s comprehensive system of health includes numerous primary care, urgent care and specialty services — including Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital & Health Network; MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care; Pulse Heart Institute; MultiCare Medical Associates, affiliated physicians; MultiCare Rockwood Clinic, the largest multispecialty clinic in the Inland Northwest region; and MultiCare Connected Care, our Accountable Care Organization.
Eleven hospitals complete the organization: Allenmore Hospital, Auburn Medical Center, Capital Medical Center, Covington Medical Center, Deaconess Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital — the Puget Sound region’s only children’s hospital and state-designated Level II Pediatric Trauma Center for Western Washingt...on — Navos Behavioral Health Hospital, Valley Hospital, Tacoma General Hospital — which is home to the South Puget Sound region’s only Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit — and Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital.
Our core values of Respect, Integrity, Stewardship, Excellence, Collaboration and Kindness, serve as our guiding principles and impact every aspect of our organization, including how we provide patient care and what we expect from each other.
MultiCare is also proud of our commitment to workforce diversity and culturally competent care. This commitment is led by our CEO and supported through employee education and community outreach.