Catholic Health Initiatives Surgical Technologist - Operating Room in LINCOLN, Nebraska

Surgical Technologist - Operating Room

Description

Surgery can be very scary for a patient. It’s our job to make sure surgical areas are ready for use when needed. Our Surg Techs ensure that the operating areas are sterile and clean while confirming all equipment needed works properly. They are there to protect the patient and the organization when the time comes and they do a fantastic job! If you are a Surgical Technologist and want to start a new career with an amazing group of healthcare professionals, see below what it takes to join our team.

$5,000 Sign-on Bonus

Up to $7,000 Loan Forgiveness Available

What you’ll do:

  • Prepares the operating room for surgical procedures by ensuring the equipment is functioning properly and safely

  • Prepares the operating room and the sterile field for surgical procedures by preparing sterile supplies, instruments, and equipment using sterile technique

  • Demonstrates knowledge of human anatomy and pathophysiology and how it relates to the patient and surgical procedure

  • Anticipates usual and unexpected events during the surgical procedure and responds in an efficient manner

  • Handles and processes surgical specimens according to established policy/procedure

  • Serves as a preceptor in training and orientation of fellow staff members and students

Qualifications

Requirements:

  • Graduate from Surgical Technologist program

  • Current BLS Certification

  • Preferred: Previous Surg Tech experience

Job Clinical Support

Primary Location NEBRASKA-LINCOLN-ST ELIZABETH

Daily Schedule Days

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0163877

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.