Surgical Tech/Instrument Process – Part Time

Surgical Tech/Instrument Process – Part Time

The Surgical Technologist assists the surgeon by providing and controlling the sterile instruments, supplies and equipment required during surgical intervention.  S/he assures that instruments and supplies are cleaned, sterilized and available when needed. Must have completed high school or equivalent.

·         Graduate of Surgical Technologist training program or equivalent.  Certification preferred.

·         Current certification in Basic Cardiopulmonary Life Support (BCLS).

·         Previous ambulatory surgery experience preferred.

·         Experience in decontamination/sterile prep desired.

·         Superior dexterity skills needed to pass instruments.

·         Requires extensive mobility (walking and standing) while performing duties.

·         Periodic pushing, pulling and lifting patients and/or equipment up to a 60 pound weight load.

·         Rotate between the operating room and decontamination/sterile prep area.

·         Clean, sterilize, and wrap instruments according to policy and procedure.