SHIFT: Mixed (rotating weekends)
St. Mark's Hospital provides a full array of services to the surrounding community, including the following service lines: cardiac, NICU, orthopedics, behavioral health, skilled nursing, acute rehab, as well as many others. St. Mark's is the oldest running hospital in Utah with rich traditions and a reputation for excellent patient care and quality outcomes. St. Mark's Hospital is nestled at the foot of the Wasatch Mountains and only a stone’s throw away from many national parks, including Moab, Zion, Canyonlands, etc.
The OR/Surgical Technician II is responsible to the Director of Surgical Services or OR Manager. Under the direct supervision of the charge nurse and/or the circulating nurse in the room. At this level, the surgical technologist functions independently in all Level I and Level II procedures. Also serves as a preceptor for new staff on Level I and Level II procedures. Responsible to take first and second call as required by the department. Is responsible for appropriate instrumentation adjustment relevant to the ages and sizes of the
patients served, i.e. Adolescent, Adult, and Geriatric.
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
- Graduation from an accredited program for Surgical Technician (required). High school graduate or equivalent.
- One year Operating Room (OR) experience (preferred).
- American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required). Certified Surgical Tech preferred.