SURGICAL TECHNOLOGIST in San Diego, CA at Scripps Green Hospital

Date Posted: 8/7/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

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.

Job Requirements

Experience/Specialized Skills: Minimum One (1)  year of experience as a Surgical Technologist in the main OR and 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. Call required.

Required Certification/Registration: Current American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Provider required.

Required Education/Course(s)/Training: CST Preferred

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.