Under the direction of a staff nurse, the Surgical Tech is responsible for assisting the surgical team by acting as the primary scrub person who handles the instruments, supplies and equipment during surgical procedures. The Surgical Tech maintains constant vigilance for the maintenance of the sterile field. In addition, the Surgical Tech will serve as the scrub for all surgical cases in the department.
1 year recent experience in the acute care arena as operating room scrub tech
2 years Cardiac Surgery experience required if working in CSOR
High school graduate or equivalent
General understanding of anatomy, physiology and sterile and surgical techniques
2 years recent OR experience with Redding area surgeons procedures
Graduate of an accredited school of surgical technology
Advanced organizational skills
Mercy Medical Center Redding is a 266-bed hospital offering the most comprehensive health services in the north state, providing acute care and a full range of special programs to a six-county region. Mercy Medical Center Redding is sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy of Auburn, along with St. Elizabeth Community Hospital in Red Bluff and Mercy Medical Center Mt. Shasta.
With the backdrop of beautiful Mt. Shasta to the north, Mt. Lassen to the East, and the Trinity Alps to the west, Redding is an exceptional place to live. Our location offers all the best of California with easy access to skiing, Sacramento, the Gold Country and San Francisco and low cost of living! Ashland, Oregon, home of the Shakespeare festival, is an easy drive to the north. Fishing, skiing, hiking, biking, culture - it's all here. This position is critical to the success of Mercy Medical Center Redding and requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the mission of Dignity Health.
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