SURGICAL TECHNOLOGIST - Ambulatory Surgery in San Diego, CA at Scripps Clinic - Rancho Bernardo

Date Posted: 6/2/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work. You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.
 
Caring for San Diegans since 1924, Scripps Clinic is San Diego’s first choice for exceptional primary care and highly specialized care, offering a comprehensive range of medical and surgical services that are nationally recognized for quality, excellence and innovation. From primary to specialty care, our team-based model is designed to provide the best possible care and outcomes.
 
Our Rancho Bernardo location is conveniently located just off of I-15 and within easy reach of most locations in the county, including zoos, family attractions, beaches, shopping, and plenty of housing.
Our services include:
  • Experts in primary care medicine, including pediatrics
  • More than 20 medical and surgical specialties, including allergy, cancer care, endocrinology, obstetrics and gynecology, dermatology, gastroenterology, general surgery, ophthalmology, otolaryngology, nephrology, neurology, neurosurgery, orthopedics, plastic surgery, podiatry, pulmonary medicine, rheumatology, sports medicine and urology
  • Urgent care available seven days a week
  • Saturday hours for pediatric care
  • On-site ambulatory surgery center
  • On-site lab
  • On-site radiology services
  • On-site physical therapy services
 
The Surgical Tech ensures operating rooms are ready for surgery, including all case-specific supplies and equipment are sterile and ready for use. Monitors sterile field throughout procedure. Scrubs for cases, anticipates the needs of the physician and operating team. Takes initiative to utilize appropriate support services to resolve issues. Positions and transports patients. Organizes room cleanup and ensures efficient room turnover, including decontaminating equipment as necessary. Coordinates outside vendors and trains others that work in the operating room as needed. Other duties as assigned to ensure smooth operations in surgical services.
 
Rotations in Plastic, General, ENT, Urology, GYN and Podiatry surgeries as well as pain management and GI procedures.

Job Requirements

Experience/Specialized Skills:
  • One year of recent experience as a Surgical Technologist or completion of an accredited Surgical Technologist training program.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Able to multi-task and work well in a team environment.
  • Detail oriented and able work well in a fast-paced, high stress environment.
Required Certification/Registration: Current American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Provider required

Required Education/Course(s)/Training: CST Preferred
 
Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, the only San Diego-based company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.