TITLE: Surgical Technologist
LOCATION: Radford, VA
Are you considering a career change?
Looking for a smaller community, that offers a low cost of living and plenty of activities in the area but is located about an hour from Roanoke.
If so, an opportunity to work with an integrated health care system who is looking for someone to join their team.
It offers a higher level of service than what is typically found in a community of this size.
They are proud of their rich history of serving the community and vow to continue the tradition of healing and caring.
Provides surgical scrub assistance during operative cases.
This may include passing instruments, holding retractors or assisting the physician.
The individual must demonstrate knowledge of all surgical case types and demonstrate the ability to follow AORN guidelines of sterile procedures.
Instrument names and use knowledge is necessary.
Other duties include performing and overseeing the cleaning and sterilization process of surgical instruments and follow all manufactures recommendations for all forms of instrument sterilization.
Must be a CST(Certified Surgical Tech) or have extensive experience.
Previous ORT or sterile processing experience preferred.
Must have BLS.
Hospital is 100 beds and earned the Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval. It is the only hospital in the county and provides care to approximately over 35,000 people.
The surgical tech will do general surgery, OB, URO, GYN, Gastro, Podiatry, Ortho within 3 OR Suites
The person will work full time and will rotate call one per week plus one weekend every 3rd week.
The hospital will offer an hourly range between $13hr-$20hr depending on experience a shift differential of $2.00hr and a great benefit package including sign-on bonus.