Catholic Health Initiatives Surgical Technologist - Operating Room - FT Days in KEARNEY, Nebraska

Surgical Technologist - Operating Room - FT Days


CHI Health is a regional health network with a unified mission: nurturing the healing ministry of the Church while creating healthier communities. Headquartered in Omaha, the combined organization consists of 15 hospitals, two stand-alone behavioral health facilities and more than 150 employed physician practice locations in Nebraska and southwestern Iowa. More than 12,000 employees comprise the workforce of this network that includes 2,820 licensed beds and serves as the primary teaching partner of Creighton University’s health sciences schools. In fiscal year 2014, the organization provided a combined $149.3 million in quantified community benefit including services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. With locations stretching from Kearney, Neb. to Missouri Valley, Iowa, the health network is the largest in Nebraska and serves residents of Nebraska and southwest Iowa. For more information, visit online at

Job Summary/Essential Duties:

  1. Provides technical assistance to surgical team during the peri-operative process.

  2. Performs and ensures safe, knowledgeable age-specific patient care in a holistic manner.

  3. Works collaboratively with other health team members to coordinate patient care needs.

  4. Performs value-added activities that result in positive financial performance and customer satisfaction.

Performs other related duties as assigned or requested



  • Completion of Surgical Technology training at an accredited school.

  • Assistive responsibilities under direct supervision of surgeon, certificate on file preferred.


  • Certification as a Surgical Technologist within 12 months of hire.

  • BLS certification within 3 months of employment.

Job Patient Care Support


Daily Schedule 0700-1900

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0122970