Catholic Health Initiatives Surgical Tech Lead - Operating Room in FEDERAL WAY, Washington

Surgical Tech Lead - Operating Room


Job Type: Full Time

Scheduled Hours per 2 Week Pay Period: 80

Daily Schedule: 6:30am - 3:00pm

Weekends Required: Occasional

Location: St. Francis Hospital

CHI Franciscan Health has exciting and rewarding careers with competitive salaries and benefits. We are a family of hospitals, health care services, and medical providers delivering compassionate care to people throughout the South Puget Sound. We are part of Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the largest not-for-profit health care systems in the country.

Our mission is to deliver high quality care that meets our patients' medical needs while providing emotional and spiritual support to patients and their families. We believe this three-part approach — physical, emotional, and spiritual — is essential to healing the whole person. Come join our team!

Job Summary:

Serves as a lead for multiple surgical specialties. The incumbent communicates closely with and supports the Perioperative Services Charge RN and management team regarding daily operations of each specialty area within Perioperative Services. This position is responsible for coordinating the care of patients in a defined care team and is accountable to the Perioperative Services Charge RN in carrying out patient care. This position is accountable for the planning and delivery of quality patient care in partnership with the Perioperative Services Charge RN, physician, interdisciplinary team and patient/family.


Job Requirements:

Graduation from surgical technology program accredited through Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology ARC-ST.

Graduation from an accredited school of nursing may be substituted for graduation from an accredited surgical technician program.

Two years of work experience in the clinical specialty within the last three years is preferred. Previous lead tech experience is preferred.

If classified as Surgical Technician: Maintain Registration with the State of Washington. Registered nurses and/or practical nurses acting within the scope of their licensure do not need to maintain surgical technologist registration.

If classified as Surgical Technician, Certified: Current certification through the Association of Surgical Technologists is required.

Current healthcare provider BLS Certification.

Job Clinical Support


Daily Schedule 6:30am-3:00pm

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0178667

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.