Certified Surgical Technologist, Port Angeles, WA
Certified Surgical Technologist
Job Number: 17-240
Department: Surgical Services
Status: Full Time
Schedule: Evenings, Variable, 10 Hr. Shifts, Weekends, Holidays, On Call
Sign on Bonus - $5000 and Retention Incentive - $5000
Assists in the care and preparation of the surgical patient. Functions as a member of the surgical team creating and maintaining a sterile field. Knowledgeable about instruments, supplies and equipment used during a surgical procedure. Understands the procedure being performed and has the ability to anticipate the needs of the surgeon. Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span. Possesses the ability to assess data reflective of the patient’s status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient’s requirements relative to his/her age specific needs. Provides care needed as described in the department’s policies and procedures.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EQUIPMENT COMPETENCIES
EDUCATION Graduate of an accredited surgical technology program.
EXPERIENCE Minimum one-year recent surgical experience required.
LICENSURE/CREDENTIALS Current Washington State registration as a Surgical Technologist. Current national certification as a Surgical Technologist. Certified in Basic Life Support (BLS).