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Certified Surgical Techician

Technology Recruitment
9848 Haskell Ave
North Hills CA 91343

Job Description:
Location: United States - Idaho - Sun Valley
Industry: Healthcare / Health Services - Specialties
Job Category: Medical / Health - Technician
Our client is looking for a Certified Surgical Technologist to join our Surgical Services team in Wood River!

The Certified Surgical Technologist is responsible for identifying and securing instrumentation and equipment needed for invasive procedures and demonstrating proficient use and implementation of the same.

Certified Surgical Tech - Ketchum Idaho
The surgical tech functions under the direct supervision of the operating surgeon during the operative procedure and provides comprehensive care during the perioperative phase. It is expected that all employees perform their duties in a professional manner; this expectation includes awareness of and high quality service to our customers, developing and maintaining job competence, ethical personal behavior, the development and maintenance of supportive and caring relationships with others at work and basic professional morality.

Essential Job Functions
• Performs pre-operative procedures such as selection and placement of surgical instruments, supplies, and equipment.
• Assists surgeon and designated assistants in invasive procedures, passing instruments and supplies and anticipating the needs of the surgical team.
• During the surgical procedure provides instruments, sutures, and other sterile supplies.
• Helps prepare, care for, and dispose of specimens taken for laboratory analysis and helps apply dressings.
• Applies basic knowledge of anatomy & physiology, medical terminology and microbiology.
• Applies knowledge related to emergency situations and surgical procedures in the operating room.
• May develop, organize and deliver continuing education topics and/or training (in-services).
• May assist in precept of students and new staff.
• Maintains a safe work environment.

Licenses/Certifications: Certified as a Surgical Technologist (CST) by National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA)
Preferred Qualifications:

Required Skills:
Required Criteria
• Education: Certificate or Degree from a Surgical Technology Program
• Experience: None
Pay Rate: 41K
Hours: 8
Shifts: Days
Benefits: Medical,Holidays,Pension/401k,Other:
Additional Information:
Generous relocation and sign on provided
Visa Candidate Considered: No
Base Salary - $41,600 (recent graduates to $66,500 for experience BOE
Full-time Benefits - Full
Relocation Assistance Available - Yes
Interview Travel Reimbursed - Yes
1+ to 2 years experience
Seniority Level - Entry
Minimum Education - Certification
Willingness to Travel - Never

About Wood River/Ketchum:
Picturesque Wood River Valley is located in south-central Idaho, just over an hour north of Twin Falls. Experience the splendor of the Sawtooth National forest with crystal clear lakes and jagged peaks, and 250 days of sunshine among beautiful mountains and cascading rivers. The North end of the Wood River Valley is home to the world-class Sun Valley Resort. The region is truly nature’s playground at its finest, offering many diverse all-season recreational activities such as golfing, biking, hiking, rafting and skiing.

We are the state’s largest employer with more than 13,500 employees and a medical staff of more than 1,800 physicians and advanced practice clinicians. Our employees are dedicated to impacting the lives of those in our community while pursuing a life- changing career at our hospital. Our staff is the reason for our outstanding reputation as both a quality employer and superior healthcare organization. We’re proud of our people who deliver skilled, compassionate care every day, and are looking to add dedicated individuals who will continue in the same tradition of excellence.

With multiple locations in the beautiful southern and central Idaho, our mild, four season climate means you can play outdoors year-round. Whether you prefer leisurely walks along the river or heart-pounding climbs up a sheer cliff- there is always something to do after work. An exciting mix of urban and outdoor life defines Idaho’s culture, you can ski in the morning and watch a college sporting event at night. It is a great state to raise a family and forge lasting relationships. The cost of living is low, and quality of life is high.

Made up of eight hospitals around central and southern Idaho, we are proud to be the only locally owned and operated, physician-led, not-for-profit health system in the state. We have been awarded by IBM Watson Health as one of the Top 15 Health Systems in the country for the sixth consecutive year. Only two health systems have received this recognition more years than us – Mayo and Asante. We are committed to providing high quality patient care and positively impacting the lives of those in our community. We enjoy an outstanding reputation as both a quality employer and a superior healthcare organization.

Forward your resume to in Word format and I will call you for a 15 minute screening interview and answer all your questions.

David Claeys

10/28/19 through 12/28/19

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