SURGICAL TECHNOLOGIST CERTIF - Per Diem

Laboratory & Clinical Technicians Marlborough, Massachusetts


Description

Position at UMass Memorial Marlborough Hospital

Requisition #: 192970

Title: Certified Surgical Tech

Posting Date: 04/25/2019

Unit: OR 

Shift: Per Diem - Mixed Shifts

Location: UMass Memorial-Marlborough Hospital 

UMass Memorial-Marlborough Hospital strives to be the community hospital of choice for patients and the workplace of choice for health care professionals and physicians. We serve as a role model in the community by promoting healthy lifestyle habits such as a tobacco and smoke free campus.

Summary: The Surgical Tech handles the instruments, supplies and equipment necessary during the surgical procedure. He/she has an understanding of the procedure being performed and anticipates the needs of the surgeon. He/she has the necessary knowledge and ability to ensure quality patient care a during the operative procedure and is constantly on vigil for maintenance of the sterile field. Checks Supplies and equipment needed for surgical procedure, such as scrubs, gowns and gloves. Sets up sterile table with instruments, supplies, equipment and medications/solutions needed for surgery. Performs appropriate counts with circulator prior to the operation and before incision is closed.

Qualifications: BLS Certification and Surgical Technologist certification required. Graduate of an approved Surgical Technologist program. Well organized and possess high degree of manual dexterity. 3 years’ experience in a hospital-based surgical service preferred. Excellent interpersonal, organizational, customer service and communication skills required OR equivalent combination of the above.


As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, UMMHC recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives and backgrounds. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, protected veteran status or other status protected by law.

If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talentacquisition@umassmemorial.org. We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.