Surgical Tech

Job ID: 83458
Job Category: Technologists, Technicians & Other Technical Services
Profession: Specialist/Technologist, Other
Specialty: Surgical Technologist
Date Posted: 8/11/2018
Address: 7373 FRANCE AVE. S., STE. 404
Location: Minneapolis, MN 55435
Shift: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Organization: Nursefinders
Employment Type: Per Diem
Pay Rate: Call for details

Job Description & Requirements

Surgical Tech



Operational Duties:
  • Demonstrates necessary practical, technical, or specialized skills required for the role of the surgical technician in accordance with AST (Association of Surgical Technologist).
  • Demonstrates basic knowledge and understanding of surgical procedures to enable proper performance of scrub duties and to anticipate the needs of the surgeon.
  • Assists in preparing the operative suite for surgery by checking and gathering supplies, equipment, and instruments.
  • Assists with patient positioning, skin preparation, and surgical draping according to surgeon’s protocol.
  • Assists with application of dressing splints and casts.
  • Ensures that surgical asepsis is maintained in the handling of instruments, sponges, sutures, drains, needles, and dressings.
  • Assists in the turnover of the O.R. suites between cases, disposing of trash and linens, and cleaning of equipment and environmental surfaces, as required.
  • Prepares procedure room for use the following day by bringing in equipment, setting up, "pulling cases" accurately, and reporting to supervisor items that are needed and not available.
  • Maintains confidentiality of records and patient information at all times.
Education:
  • Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology program (preferred).

Experience:
  • One year experience in an operating room setting (preferably in an ambulatory surgery center).
Certification/License:
  • Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology program as required per facility practice and state regulatory requirement; otherwise preferred.
  • Valid BCLS Certification upon employment.***Online certification not acceptable.

Job Benefits

In addition to per diem nursing assignments that let you choose your location and schedule, Nursefinders offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes:
  • Excellent Pay
  • Direct Deposit
  • Comprehensive Medical Benefits (for those determined to have worked full-time after a 12 month ACA eligibility period)
  • Supplemental Benefits: Dental, Vision, Medical Indemnity, Life Insurance with optional Critical Illness and Short Term Disability.
  • 401k
  • FREE Online CEU’s to all Active Staff’
  • “Star Rewards”- performance incentives

 

About the Company

Nursefinders, an AMN healthcare company, is your trusted local and per-diem nursing staffing agency, offering thousands of top-quality nursing (RN) career opportunities in the locations and times that best suit your lifestyle. With a nationwide network of offices to serve you, Nursefinders has the most exclusive contracts with top-ranked hospitals and facilities across the nation. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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