Employment

Scrub Technician III (Certified)

Posted: October 19, 2017

Description

Assists surgeon during operative and invasive procedure. Ensures operating suite is adequately prepared for procedure. Monitors PAR levels of all surgical instruments and supplies. Cleans and sterilizes all surgical instruments. Position requires 8,10, or 12 hour shifts to cover department Monday - Friday 06:30 - 17:00. Position requires individual to assume "on call " duty on a rotating basis. Call required to cover evenings, nights, weekends and Holidays.
Training/education: orientation of new scrub techs; ongoing staff education/in-services with emphasis in the surgery area; scrub tech training
Meditech: working with Surgeons and staff on keeping preference cards updated - modifying current cards and adding new procedure cards.
Resource management: working with Central Sterile manager/coordinator regarding necessary resources/instruments and supplies

Schedule: Per Diem (0-12 hours per week)
Contact: Gayle Martinez
Phone: 575-751-5741
Email: gmartinez@taoshospital.org

Qualifications

• High School Diploma or GED required.
• Minimum five years of previous experience working in an Operating Room required.
• Five years experience as an Operating Room Scrub Technician preferred, prior experience as a Central Supply Technician accepted.
Minimum of 1 year of continuous experience in an educational leadership role, including having developed and successfully implemented a training curriculum.
• Current Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) required.
• Excellent Customer Service and communication skills required.