Surgical Technician - Labor & Delivery - FT - Days at Careers
Job Description & Salary Range
UC Title: Surgical TechnicianPosition Number: 10001014Reports to: Clinical Nurse III -SupervisorWorking Title: Surgical TechnicianCost Center: Labor & Delivery (7011)Bargaining Unit: EXFLSA: NonexemptJob Code: 8931Date Created: 10/31/2016Shift: Day ShiftHours: 36.00
Position Summary: The Surgical Tech utilizes surgical techniques, working as part of the healthcare team to assist with direct patient care activities during medical procedures. Ensures the environment is safe, equipment is functioning properly and procedures are conducted in a way to maximize patient safety. Prepares and stocks the OR before and after surgery, by gathering and organizing clean and sterile supplies. Sets sterile instrument fields; maintains and monitors aseptic techniques. Assists with the orientation of new staff and participates on departmental committees.
Rate Minimum $25.56 Midpoint $28.66 Maximum $31.76
Required Qualifications: Ability to read, write and communicate effectively in English, and understanding of medical terminologyAbility to work variable shifts including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidaysBasic Life SupportMinimum of one year recent surgical tech experienceSuccessful completion of an accredited course in surgical technology
Preferred Qualifications: One year of demonstrated surgical technologist experience in Labor & DeliveryScrub Technician Certification
Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
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