Surgical Technician

Surgical Care Affiliates Maplewood , MN 55109

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

Maplewood Surgery Center is looking to add Certified or Non-Certified Surgical Technician to our team. Our ideal candidate will be experienced in multiple specialities and would be willing to train in any services in which they are not currently proficient. Surgical Technicians at Maplewood bring about a great attitude, work ethic, and flexibility.

Working at Surgical Care Affiliates (SCA) provides you a wonderful work-life balance with M-F day shift hours, paid holidays, benefits that start day one of employment, and so much more!

Accountabilities / Responsibilities

  • Assembles supplies and equipment for scheduled procedures according to physicians' preference cards

  • Inspects equipment for proper working condition

  • Follows principles of aseptic technique and prescribed operating/procedure room procedures

  • Adheres to aseptic technique when opening sterile packages and preparing for the procedure

  • Arranges instruments according to given procedure

  • Correctly uses, cares for, cleans, and sterilizes instruments, supplies, and equipment as directed

  • Handles equipment and instruments correctly to provide appropriate availability and safety

  • Maintains and updates instrument cards and surgeons' preference cards

Qualifications

Required

  • High school diploma or GED certification required

  • A minimum of a one year of experience as a Surgical Technician in an operating room

  • Completion of surgical scrub technician course required

  • BLS certification required or willing to obtain within 60 days of employment

  • Strong attendance record, positive attitude, and work ethic required

Preferred

  • Hospital experience preferred
  • CST certification preferred

EEO Statement

We value Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging at Surgical Care Affiliates: SCA is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability and genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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Skills Required

SCA, a leader in the outpatient surgery industry, strategically partners with health plans, medical groups and health systems across the country to develop and optimize surgical facilities. SCA operates more than 210 surgical facilities, including ambulatory surgery centers and surgical hospitals, in partnership with approximately 7,500 physicians. For more information on SCA, visit www.scasurgery.com.

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