Mid-America Transplant is looking for a Surgical Technician/Tissue Ocular Procurement Coordinator to join our lifesaving team!
Would you like a career where you can make a difference? Would you like a job where you are passionate about its mission? If so, Mid-America Transplant may be the place to take your career.
The Company: For over 40 years, Mid-America Transplant has been focused on its mission to save lives through excellence in organ and tissue donation. To drive the organization's mission, we collaborate with medical professionals to improve the organ and tissue donation process to save more lives. Our pursuit of excellence has allowed us to be a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality award winner and a three time Missouri Quality Award winner. We compassionately serve a designated area of 4.7 million people in eastern Missouri, southern Illinois, and northeast Arkansas.
Procurement of donated tissue, such as skin, bone, corneas, and heart valves, from donor heroes for transplant into living recipients, according to established procedures and regulatory requirements
Successful applicant will thrive in a small team environment (team of 4) and value differences among team members with diverse perspectives. Applicant should enjoy the challenge of learning and application of new skills, constant learning, and rapidly evolving tissue donation industry.
College degree in Life Sciences or Completion of Surgical Technologist certificate program
Minimum 1 year prior operating room experience
Ability to locate and identify common anatomical landmarks
Advanced knowledge of sterile technique and ability to apply sterile technique principles in a variety of settings
Microsoft Office capability
The Location: Off of Hampton Avenue with easy access to highways 40 and 44, close proximity to Forest Park
Why Should You Apply?
Supportive and mission driven co-workers
Fast-paced and detailed oriented environment where you can make a difference and impact lives
Weekday nights: Tuesday - Thursday 7p-7a with every 4th Monday including Holidays
The salary will be determined based on the candidate's knowledge, skills, and abilities
Mid-America Transplant Services