Under the general supervision of the Nurse Manger Peri-Operative Services, the Surgical Technologist is a staff member trained in surgical scrub technique, care and identification of all surgical instruments. Has a good working understanding of the functioning of instruments and all equipment utilized in the operating room and central sterile.
- Must be at least 18 years of age. - Proof of highest level of education completed but not less than high school education or equivalent as recognized by an approved government accreditation association. - Graduate from an accredited Surgical Technologist program required. - Previous experience as a Surgical Technologist preferred. - Maintains current CPR Certification from the American Heart Association (Healthcare Provider) required or other approved educational programs. - Demonstrates knowledge of current trends in nursing required. - Ability to communicate effectively in oral and written form required. - Required to have a well-groomed, professional appearance. - Ability to lift and carry 40 lbs required. - Ability to walk, stand, bend, squat, climb, reach, kneel and stretch using good body mechanics for sustained periods of time required. - Required to have the mental and physical ability to perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation.
Preferred Skills & Abilities
- An understanding of computer systems, process design and data management. - Previous Meditech experience or other related electronic records systems. - Basic knowledge of system application implementation, enhancement, development and support methods and practices. - Language proficiency in English, with excellent written and verbal fluency.
Mt. Graham Regional Medical Center is always looking for exceptional customer service oriented individuals to join our staff. We are a growing organization that offers a full benefits package and a positive work environment. Please review our job openings and application process and talk to us about joining the MGRMC team.