Surgical Technician- Part Time-Variable-Mercy

Centura Health

Durango , CO  

2018-04-22 2018-05-22
rural surgical allied.health health.system

Centura Health connects individuals, families and neighborhoods across Colorado and western Kansas with more than 6,000 physicians and 17,000 of the most talented hearts and minds in medicine, leadership and business.

Through Centura Health’s 15 hospitals, six senior living communities, health neighborhoods, physician clinics, Flight for Life® Colorado, home care and hospice services, we offer a diverse range of work settings in a Colorado or western Kansas community you will love to call home.



Located in the scenic, historic and charming Southwest Colorado town of Durango, Mercy Regional Medical Center (MRMC) is a full-service, acute care hospital with Level III Trauma designation. Recognized by Healthgrades (a leading, independent health care ratings company) with awards for Outstanding Patient Experience and Patient Safety Excellence, as well as an “A” Hospital Safety rating from The LeapFrog Group, Mercy Regional Medical Center blends state-of-the-art technology with a serene and comfortable environment to promote well-being and healing. Specialty services include emergency care, surgical care, cardiac care, an Orthopedic and Spine Center of Excellence and a Family Birthing Center equipped with every amenity and a dedicated surgical suite. Durango residents experience an exceptional quality life with world-class outdoor recreation including snow sports, river sports, hiking, biking and more. Learn more about us at: http://www.mercydurango.org/







_*Job Description/Job Posting ID: 120099*_







_*Recruiter Contact: Alison Williams*_







_*Clinic/Department:*_* 7211 MRMC SURGERY *







*_Hospital:_ MERCY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER *







_*Schedule: Part Time*_







_*Shift: Variable*_





*_POSITION SUMMARY_*





The Surgical Tech works under the supervision of the surgeon and RN. Assists surgical team during operative procedures by arranging and inventorying sterile set-up of instruments, equipment and supplies for surgical cases and passing items to surgeons and nurses as needed. Assists in preparing and moving patients and sterilizing and cleaning instruments, equipment and rooms.











*_MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS_*







* High School Diploma or GED



* Completion of an approved Surgical Technician program preferred













*_MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS_*







* Basic Computer skills required



* One year of experience in a surgical setting preferred



* Experience in a specialty field preferred













*_LICENSE/CERTIFICATIONS_*







* Basic Life Support (BLS) from the American Heart Association



* Current Colorado Surgical Technologist Registration for associates working in Colorado



* A person performing Surgical Tech functions within the scope of another Colorado license, certification, or registration does not need to register as a Surgical Tech













*_PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS_*





Medium Work - exert/lift up to 50 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. constantly.





*Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014:* Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does _not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014_. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.







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