Assists surgical team during operative procedures. Arranges and inventories sterile set-up for operations, and hands items as needed to the operative team. Assists in preparing and moving patients, and in cleaning the operating rooms. The Surgical Technician is responsible for the provision of surgical care to meet identified patient outcomes, and to achieve the goals of the facility as directed by the Registered Nurse.
Graduate of an approved school of surgical technology required.
Excellent Communications Skills, Excellent Interpersonal Skills, Power equipment, Laparoscopy Cart, Camera System, TV Monitor, Light Source, Insufflator, Phaco machine, smoke evacuator, Microscopes, OR beds, D&E machine, Autoclave, Emergency equipment, or other equipment as necessary
Ideal candidate would be an experienced Surgical Tech, but newer graduates will be consider.
Why we're a great company
Reading Hospital system has 24 Operating Rooms, and the OR operates 24/7. Over 8,000 employees, and they are a level 1 trauma center. In 2017, Reading opened a brand new state of the art surgical services suite. Their Bariatric and Joint Replacement Centers are both considered centers of excellence. Davinci Robot systems are utilized at Reading.