Columbia Memorial Hospital is in quest of a team player for our Certified Surgical Tech position. The Certified Surgical Technician assumes all the duties of the scrubbed member of the surgical team. Assumes all duties and responsibilities of Central Processing Technician position when that member of staff is absent and in conjunction with that staff member daily. Accurately operates the sterilizers and performs other duties associated with processing instruments and trays. Assists with restocking and ordering supplies. Maintains specialty area's stock and instruments. Helps advise with reordering and in-services as necessary. Works as a team member with various staff, medical staff, vendors, and others in the Peri-Operative area.
The mission of Columbia Memorial Hospital is to provide excellence, leadership and compassion in the enhancement of health for those we serve. Columbia Memorial Hospital is an independent, non-profit, Planetree Affiliate Hospital Located in Astoria, Oregon.
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Knowledge of sterile techniques as it relates to the surgical environment. Knowledge of instruments, equipment, procedures of various specialties. Ability to act in the capacity of the scrubbed team member of the surgical team. Takes call on a rotational basis. Ability to organize workspace, easily and quickly in emergent situations. Able to set priorities quickly and independently. Knowledge of decontamination techniques, principles, and precautions. Knowledge of regulatory and practice expectations as it relates to the surgical and sterilization environment. Know resources and actively access them when needed. Must be Certified Surgical Technologist eligible and receive certification within six months of hire. Current BLS certification or obtain within six months of hire.
Education: A graduate of a program in Operating Room Technology, or equivalent. Must have thorough knowledge of, and the ability to apply that knowledge consistently in technical procedures and sterilization techniques requiring accuracy, precision, and aseptic technique in accordance with training. Experience: One-year clinical scrubbing experience or two years working scrubbing experience. One year working in processing and sterilization.
This position is a Full Time +call, varied shifts, SEIU Professional Grade 2, with benefits (Examples: health, dental, vision & basic life insurance, PTO, retirement plan, etc.) Columbia Memorial Hospital offers a very competitive compensation package that will be based upon experience.
Apply online at www.columbiamemorial.org , or submit completed application/resume to:
Columbia Memorial Hospital
c/o Kelli Brenden
2111 Exchange Street
Astoria, OR 97103
Or e-mail email@example.com . Applicants are responsible for submitting all required application materials. Finalists for this position are subject to a drug screen and background check including, but not limited to: criminal, education, employment history check; industry specific credentials check; motor vehicle check.
Columbia Memorial Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to the development of an inclusive, multicultural community.
Columbia Memorial Hospital - 20 months ago