This position is located in Serra Mesa
12-hour shift; 6:30 am - 7:00 pm, Weekends and call as needed per unit guidelines
- Graduate from an approved Surgical Tech course
- Current BLS certification required
- One (1) year recent GYN experience preferred
- One (1) to three (3) years’ recent Surgical Technologist experience required
- Able to scrub OB.GYN, plastics and general surgical cases
- Demonstrated experience required
This is an opportunity for the Surgical Technologist to work in a collaborative environment that places value on teamwork, patient safety and employee satisfaction.
The Women’s Surgery with its 9 Surgery Suites, at Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women and Newborns (SMBWN) provides a full range of medical and surgical services for women of all ages. SMBWN affiliated physicians perform both advanced hysteroscopy and laparoscopy as minimally invasive procedures in an environment specifically tailored to the care and comfort of women. More minimally invasive gynecologic procedures have been performed at SMBWN than any other hospital in San Diego, including more than 700 robotic-assisted surgeries.
Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women and Newborns is a nationally recognized, full-service Women's Hospital with approximately 8,500 deliveries per year and is part of the Sharp HealthCare system, which won the 2007 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award.
Located in San Diego, it is nationally recognized for its care of expectant mothers and delivering babies, as well as its Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit – the largest in Southern California. Other services include Operating Room suites and PACU, Mother/Infant Services, Women’s Acute Care, and the Perinatal Special Care Unit with centralized monitoring specializing in high-risk antepartum care.
Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women and Newborns provides a full range of medical and surgical services for women of all ages, including robotic gynecologic surgery and oncology and is San Diego's only hospital dedicated to women's care. In 2009 and 2010, the hospital received the Press Ganey Summit Award for physician satisfaction scores above the 95th percentile or above for their two most recent physician partnership reports.
Essential Physical Requirements May Include:
Additional physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.
- Twisting (trunk)
- Twisting (neck)
- Bending (waist)
- Flexing/extending (neck)
- Fine manipulation/pinching
- Reaching below shoulder level
- Reaching above shoulder level
- Bed mobilization (scooting / rolling)
- Lateral transfers (bed to gurney)
- Bed to chair/wheelchair/commode transfer
- Lift up to 50 pounds
- Push/pull up to 50 pounds
- Carry up to 50 pounds
Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer (M/F/D/V).
Each new hire candidate who is offered employment must pass a physical evaluation, urine drug screen and pre-employment back ground checks before starting work.
Sharp Healthcare - 12 months ago