Surgical Tech

Job ID: J125022
Company: West Penn Allegheny Health System
Location: Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Facility: West Penn Hospital
Full/Part Time: Full time
Job Type: Regular
Posted at:

Share:

Description

GENERAL OVERVIEW:

Scrubs and assists surgeon on surgical procedures involving all age groups; works under the direction of the professional registered nurse.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Demonstrates competent technical skills and performs scrub functions related to the entra-operative phase. Understands, anticipates and adapts to surgeon preference and patient care variables and contributes to updating surgeon preference materials. (35%)
  • Demonstrates knowledge of accepted procedures performed during the inter-operative phase utilizing proper aseptic techniques and practices standard precautions. Follows policy for medication and specimen handling. (35%)
  • Assists with the preparation of the surgical suite. (15%)
  • Contributes to division, hospital, and department goals. (10%)
  • Performs sponge, needle and instrument count. (5%)
  • Performs other duties as assigned or required.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum

  • One year certificate from a college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Graduate of Surgical Technologist program or completion of an LPN/RN program with training as a surgical technician or equivalent training.

Preferred

  • Certification from an accredited surgical technology training program.
  • 3-5 years’ specialty experience.

Highmark Health and its affiliates prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Highmark Health and its affiliates take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
EEO is The Law
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/ProtectedVeterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity (http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf)
We endeavor to make this site accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact number below.
For accommodation requests, please call HR Services at 844-242-HR4U or visit HR Services Online at HRServices@highmarkhealth.org

Share:

Interested in working at the Highmark Health enterprise?
Take the first step by joining our Talent Network today!

Join Our Talent Network

Similar Jobs

Radiology Technologist

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Tech

Radiology Technologist- Part-time

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Tech

PATIENT HOST OR HOSTESS

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Food/Nutrition

Manager- Budget Administration

Camp Hill, PA, United States
Finance

Supervisor of Customer Service

Wilmington, DE, United States
Customer Service

Outpatient Registered Nurse- Oncology- Butler

Butler, PA, United States
Nursing

Scheduler - Surgery Center - Monroeville - Full Time

Monroeville, PA, United States
Patient Support

Practice Supervisor - Digestive Health - Wexford

Wexford, PA, United States
Administrative Services

Customer Service Representative

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Customer Service

Senior Products Telesales Representative (Licensed Medicare Advisor)

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Sales/Account Management

Clinical Documentation Specialist

Monroeville, PA, United States
Nursing

Nurse Practitioner - Family Medicine - Erie Health + Wellness Pavilion

Erie, PA, United States
Direct Patient Care Providers

Nurse Practitioner - Family Medicine - McMurrary

McMurray, PA, United States
Direct Patient Care Providers

Nurse Practitioner - Urgent Care - Erie - Per Diem/Casual

Erie, PA, United States
Direct Patient Care Providers

Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner - Allegheny County Jail

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Direct Patient Care Providers

Senior Strategy Partner

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Strategic Planning/Corp Development

Health Innovator

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Strategic Planning/Corp Development

Patient Access Coordinator I - Integrative Health - Bellevue

Bellevue, PA, United States
Administrative Services

Associate Enrollment Coordinator

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Customer Service

Stationary Engineer

Monroeville, PA, United States
Facilities Management & Real Estate

Nurse Practitioner - Urgent Care - Erie - Per Diem/Casual

Erie, PA, United States
Direct Patient Care Providers

Patient Care Associate - Orthopedics, Med/Surg

Natrona Heights, PA, United States
Patient Support

PHARMACY TECHNICIAN

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Pharmacy

Food Service Associate -Utility

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Food/Nutrition

Cook

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Food/Nutrition