Surgery Technician V

Providence Health & Services

Burbank,CA  

2019-10-26 2019-11-25
surgical allied.health health.system

As the third largest not-for-profit health system in the U.S., we are committed to providing for the needs of our communities – especially for those who are poor and vulnerable – across Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon and Washington.

Our system includes more than 76,000 caregivers (all employees) serving in a range of ministries from birth to end of life, including acute care, physician clinics, long-term and assisted living, palliative and hospice care, home health, supportive housing and education.

We operate 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, 22 long-term care facilities, 19 hospice and home health programs and 693 supportive housing units in 14 locations. Our health plan serves our caregivers and other employer groups covering 436,000 members.



**Description:**

**Providence is calling a per diem, variable shift Surgery Technician V to Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA.**

**In this position you will:**

+ Perform a variety of technical duties to scrub in surgery

+ Prepare operating rooms for surgery, using appropriate techniques

+ Provide technical services and assist in operating room as assigned and directed

+ Serve as a resource along with the RN Specialty Coordinator for at least one surgical specialty

**Qualifications:**

**Required qualifications for this position include:**

+ Education to meet certification, license or registration requirement

+ Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Providers from the American Heart Association

+ 5 years Scrub experience

+ National Certification as a Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) issued by the Liaison Council on Certification for the Surgical Technologist

+ Must be skilled in at least 2 advanced specialties (e.g., cardiovascular, orthopedics, etc.)

+ Must have advanced skills as Surgical Technician with ability to scrub proficiently on complicated procedures

**About the hospital you will serve.**

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA, is a 414 bed acute care facility, known for its state-of-the-art technology and high quality, compassionate care, has provided the full range of diagnostic, treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities for close to 70 years.

Many of our specialized services are provided within our Heart and Vascular Institute, one of Los Angeles County's first STEMI designated receiving centers of heart attack victims; our Hycy and Howard Hill Neuroscience Institute, awarded the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for a Primary Stroke Center, and the Gold Plus Achievement Award from the American Stroke Association (2010); our Women's Pavilion, and our newly opened the Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, a comprehensive, state-of-the-art, patient-centered, treatment facility. Our cancer center includes some of the most advanced technology in radiation oncology, highly advanced medical and surgical oncology, excellent clinical outcomes and research, and all patient support services are housed in the same building.

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center has an exceptional orthopedic program recognized for its excellent outcomes and clinical expertise. And Providence Saint Joseph's Bariatric Program, a leader and resource for those dealing with obesity in Southern California, received a Five-Star Rating for Bariatric Surgery, and Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence designation from HealthGrades.

**We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details**

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

**Our Mission**

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

**About Us**

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

**Schedule:** On Call

**Shift:** Variable

**Job Category:** Surgical Techs

**Location:** California-Burbank

**Req ID:** 238154
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