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Providence Surgical Tech II in Santa Monica, California

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Providence is calling a Surgical Tech II for a Full-Time/Day Shift to Providence Saint John's Health Center in Santa Monica, CA

$10,000 Sign-On Bonus Eligible to External Candidates!

We are seeking a Surgical Technologist II who will be under the general supervision of the circulating registered nurse and in collaboration with the service-line coordinators, clinical supervisors and surgery manager, the surgical technologist II is an individual with demonstrated competence in surgical scrubbing technique(s) who provides scrub services for the department by: Ensuring the functionality, availability and sterility of OR supplies and equipment prior to the start of the daily caseload. Scrubbing and handling instruments during surgical procedures. Adhering to standards of aseptic technique in all phases of surgical intervention. Demonstrating competence in performing scrub services for a variety of surgical procedures. Assisting service-line coordinators in receiving and stocking supplies/equipment for a cluster of specialties. Reporting variations in stock inventory level(s) to the service-line coordinators and materials management. Communicating opportunities for systems improvement to the service-line coordinators and surgery manager. Participating in selected patient care activities such as room turnover and transporting as needed. Participating in meeting the department's budgetary objectives. Supporting the philosophy, objectives and goals of hospital administration and its representatives.

Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Completion of an accredited surgical technologist course (not required if more than 10 years of experience)

  • High School Diploma -OR- GED

  • American Heart Association BLS

  • CST (Certified Surgical Technologist)

  • Experience as a surgical technologist with the ability to competently scrub all regularly performed procedures in five of the eight core service-line clusters (cardiac, thoracic/vascular, orthopedics, spine, general/urology/gynecology, EENT/plastics/maxillofacial, neuro, robotics). Of the five service-lines, three must be general/urology/gynecology, orthopedics, and spine

  • For internal candidates, the minimum experience can be waived if the ability to scrub in the service-lines as listed above is met

  • Demonstrated written communication skills

  • Strong verbal communication and listening skills

  • Effective interpersonal skills

  • Excellent collaboration and team building skills

  • Effective conflict management skills

  • Promote information sharing

  • Assume personal responsibility for actions

  • Demonstrated ability to maintain confidential information

  • Demonstrate a high level of accuracy, even under pressure

  • Demonstrate excellent judgment and decision making skills

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Maintain a high degree of professionalism

  • Possess flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment

  • Demonstrated time management and priority setting skills

  • Demonstrate a high commitment to quality

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Associate's Degree

About the hospital you will serve

Providence Saint John’s Health Center in Santa Monica, California, is part of Providence Health & Services, an integrated, not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, medical clinics, home health services, affiliated services and educational facilities in the western United States. Founded in 1942, Providence Saint John’s Health Center enjoys a reputation for clinical excellence across many disciplines. The 266-bed health center has a medical staff of more than 900 physicians, 1,800 employees and a host of volunteers who share a commitment to providing quality care for all.

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

Requsition ID: 104189
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Surgical/Perioperative Services
Job Function: Clinical Care
Job Schedule: Full time
Job Shift: Day
Career Track: Clinical Support
Department: 7006 PSJHC SURGERY
Address: CA Santa Monica 2121 Santa Monica Blvd

Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

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