SURGICAL TECHNOLOGIST - WEEKEND OPTION - SURGERY

Owensboro Health - 42303
September 14, 2020
SURGICAL TECHNOLOGIST - WEEKEND OPTION - SURGERY Clinical Support Hours: Fri., Sat., Sun. 6:45 AM to 7:15 PM Days - Full-time Paygrade/Wages/Salary Info: OH 2013-73 - 40133A
Job Summary Provides assistance to physician and facilitates in procedural areas which includes invasive and non-invasive techniques. # Job Responsibilities Prepares surgical operating suite with drapes, solutions, instruments, equipment, and supplies. Ensures good working order of equipment and instruments. Assists with preparing, transporting, positioning, and draping patients. Provides continuous surveillance and maintenance of sterile field. Passes instruments to physician during surgery. Continually accounts for number and location of instruments and supplies during surgery. Receives specimens for delivery for appropriate testing. Assists with application of wound dressings and securing of drainage system. Provides visualization of the operative site using appropriate method, retraction, sponging, suctioning, and irrigation. Qualifications High school diploma, General Equivalency Diploma (GED) or higher required upon hire No experience required CST - Certified Surgical Technologist required within 90 days of employment in this position AND BLS - Certified as a Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider required within 90 days of employment in this position Skills and Attributes Requires critical thinking skills and decisive judgment. Works under minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. Department specific competencies for positions are detailed in the unit/department scope of service. Physical Demands Standing: Frequently Walking: Frequently Sitting: Occasionally Lifting 0-25 lbs: Frequently Lifting 25-75 lbs: Rarely Lifting over 75 lbs: Rarely Carrying 0-25 lbs: Frequently Carrying 25-75 lbs: Rarely Carrying over 75 lbs: Rarely Pushing/Pulling 0-25 lbs: Frequently Pushing/Pulling 25-75 lbs: Frequently Pushing/Pulling over 75 lbs: Frequently Climbing: Occasionally Bending/Stooping: Frequently Kneeling: Occasionally Crouching/Crawling: Occasionally Reaching: Frequently Talking: Frequently Hearing: Frequently Repetitive Foot/Leg Movements: Rarely Repetitive Hand/Arm Movements: Frequently Keyboard Data Entry: Frequently Running: Occasionally Vision: Depth Perception: Frequently Vision: Distinguish Color: Frequently Vision: Seeing Far: Frequently Vision: Seeing Near: Frequently Owensboro Health Core Commitments INTEGRITY - We conduct ourselves with a high level of responsibility, reliability and honesty because we take seriously the trust of our patients and coworkers. RESPECT - We value and accept the unique talents and contributions of every patient, customer and team member in the Owensboro Health community. TEAMWORK - We build a spirit of connectivity and fellowship by striving together to overcome obstacles, surpass goals, celebrate accomplishments and plan the future. INNOVATION - We foster original ideas and creative solutions that improve our daily work and promote the mission of Owensboro Health. SERVICE - We focus on service to patients, customers and team members by anticipating their needs, thoughtfully meeting those needs and continually improving the quality of everything we do. EXCELLENCE - We reach beyond basic expectations to expand our knowledge and awareness, produce exceptional work and provide outstanding service.