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Surgical Technologist
EUREKA CA 95501
Category: Other
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Job code: lhw-e0-90668916

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  Job posted:   Thu Jun 7, 2018
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Surgical Technologist
Surgical Technologist - NUHW for Surgical Services at St Joseph Hospital.





Full-time position; 80 hours biweekly. 8-hour Evening shift.






**FUNCTION:**





The Surgery Technician employs
intellectual, interpersonal and technical skills to perform scrubbing
responsibilities and assists the Surgeon during surgical intervention on
patients of various ages.





**SKILLS REQUIRED:**






Efficiently communicates with SJHS-HC
physicians, surgical staff, customers and other employees both in person and by
telephone.




Reads and comprehends written
instructions, able to interpret medical orders, correspondence, memorandums and
medical records.




Applies deductive and common sense
reasoning ability to problem solving.




**JOB QUALIFICATIONS:**





**Education:** High School graduate or certified
equivalency (GED) required. Completion
of an accredited Surgical Technologist program within 1 year of employment is
required.





**Experience:** Previous OR experience is desirable.





**Licensure:** None required.





**Certification:** Current BLS/CPR certification is
required. Certification as a Surgery Technician preferred.









**JOB DUTIES (Essential Functions):**





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Continuously assists with surgical
procedures as scrub tech.



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Continuously maintains and monitors
sterile technique and supplies.



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Frequently cleans, assembles and safely
operates highly technical equipment.



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Continuously participates in quality
improvement/cost efficiency efforts.



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Frequently performs related work as
required.



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Continuously maintains advanced Surgical
Tech I expertise and functions in primary Surgical Tech role.



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Continuously assists in maintaining
adequate levels of special supplies and equipment in the operating room.



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Ability to take call for night, weekend
and holidays to provide 24-hour coverage.



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Continuously maintain calendar of
scheduled cases with posted information.



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Frequently facilitates communication and
planning to increase confidence and continuity of case flow.



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Frequently coordinates standardization
of equipment and budget justification for potential capital purchases in a
fiscally responsible manner.



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Continuous philosophy consistent with
the mission and values of the Sisters of St. Joseph.



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National Geographic Traveler calls Humboldt County one of the world's top ten great places while the USDA declares this area to be "America's Most Scenic Rural County."It's also home for St. Joseph Hospital, located in Eureka and serving the community since 1920. We're a full-service, state-of-the-art facility with 145 licensed beds including a 15-bed Acute Rehab Unit.Redwood Memorial Hospital is located in the Eel River Valley in the southern part of Humboldt County.Redwood Memorial Hospital fosters a healing and welcoming environment by taking a holistic, patient-centered approach to medicine.To learn more about our facilities and all Humboldt County has to offer, please visit: www.stjosepheureka.org St. Joseph Hospital provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, St. Joseph Hospital complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.Positions specified as "on call/per diem" refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as "as needed basis" to fill in for staff vacancies.

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