Responsible for providing a sterile patient care environment, for setting-up instrumentation for operating room surgical procedures, for anticipating the needs of the surgical team by providing instruments and supplies, and for providing surgical assistance during operating room procedures.
Any requirements for monthly on-call or weekend rotations will be discussed during the interview process.
Individual must provide evidence of one of the following:
Completion of an accredited surgical technologist program and maintains a surgical technologist certification; new graduates of accredited surgical tech programs may obtain certification within six months of graduation
Completion of an appropriate training program for surgical technology in the US Army, Navy, or Air force
Previously employed to practice surgical technology by the hiring Penn State Health (PSH) health care facility on or before December 29, 2020, or had been employed to practice surgical technology as the primary function at another healthcare facility at any time during the two years prior to December 29, 2020
Five years of Surgical Tech experience required
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