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Surgical Technologists

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Salary Breakdown

Surgical Technologists

Average

$51,960

ANNUAL

$24.98

HOURLY

Entry Level

$43,030

ANNUAL

$20.69

HOURLY

Mid Level

$51,530

ANNUAL

$24.78

HOURLY

Expert Level

$60,030

ANNUAL

$28.86

HOURLY


Current Available & Projected Jobs

Surgical Technologists

10

Current Available Jobs

4,060

Projected job openings through 2024


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Surgical Technologists

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Top Expected Tasks

Surgical Technologists


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Surgical Technologists

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Customer and Personal Service

KNOWLEDGE

Medicine and Dentistry

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

KNOWLEDGE

Education and Training

KNOWLEDGE

Psychology

SKILL

Monitoring

SKILL

Active Listening

SKILL

Operation Monitoring

SKILL

Speaking

SKILL

Critical Thinking

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

ABILITY

Near Vision

ABILITY

Problem Sensitivity

ABILITY

Speech Recognition

ABILITY

Arm-Hand Steadiness


Job Opportunities

Surgical Technologists

  • Surgical Technologist - Neuro
    Mayo Clinic    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted about 3 hours    

    **City** Phoenix

    **State** Arizona

    **Telecommute** No

    **Department** Surgery

    **Position description**

    Performs delegated activities to assist in the care of the patients in the operating room/procedure rooms. Under the supervision of a RN and in collaboration with the surgeon, the technologist functions primarily in the scrub role. Is responsible for selecting, preparing, and maintaining instrumentation, equipment, and supplies. Provides a safe, efficient environment for the surgical patient. Applies and enforces principles of aseptic technique and adapts to unpredictable situations within the perioperative setting. Works flexible hours, including days, evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays and may have on-call responsibilities in a six-week work schedule.

    **Qualifications**

    Graduation from an accredited and/or hospital approved surgical technology program.

    High school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent required.

    Strong Main OR experience required with Neuro experience preferred.

    **Additional qualifications**

    One year of clinical experience preferred.

    Internal applicants are required to attach their three most recent performance appraisals.

    **License or certification**

    Certification in Surgical Technology from either the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) or the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) required within one year of hire date and maintained thereafter.

    Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required upon hire and must be valid for 90 days or greater from start date and maintained thereafter.

    **Exemption status** Non-exempt

    **Compensation Detail**

    Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $24.60 per hour.

    **Benefits eligible** Yes

    **Schedule** Full Time

    **Hours / Pay period** 80

    **Schedule details**

    This position is on the Neuro team. Days and hours for this position is Monday-Friday from 10:45-7:15pm. Call is required for this position and must be able to respond to call within 30 minutes or be able to reserve a call room when on call.

    **Weekend schedule**

    Call shifts and per department needs.

    Must be able to cover call on holidays

    **Site description**

    Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

    With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

    Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.

    **Category** Surgical Services

    **Job posting number** 133352BR

    **Recruiter** Karen Teetzel

    **Equal opportunity**

    As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Surgical Technologist
    Mayo Clinic    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 1 day    

    **City** Phoenix

    **State** Arizona

    **Telecommute** No

    **Department** Surgery

    **Position description**

    Performs delegated activities to assist in the care of the patients in the operating room/procedure rooms. Under the supervision of a RN and in collaboration with the surgeon, the technologist functions primarily in the scrub role. Is responsible for selecting, preparing, and maintaining instrumentation, equipment, and supplies. Provides a safe, efficient environment for the surgical patient. Applies and enforces principles of aseptic technique and adapts to unpredictable situations within the perioperative setting. Works flexible hours, including days, evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays and may have on-call responsibilities in a six-week work schedule.

    **Qualifications**

    Graduation from an accredited and/or hospital approved surgical technology program.

    High school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent required.

    Experience as a surgical technologist is required.

    **Additional qualifications**

    Strong Sports medicine or Ophthalmology experience is preferred.

    Internal applicants are required to attach their three most recent performance appraisals.

    **License or certification**

    Certification in Surgical Technology from either the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) or the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) required within one year of hire date and maintained thereafter.

    Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required upon hire and must be valid for 90 days or greater from start date and maintained thereafter.

    **Exemption status** Non-exempt

    **Compensation Detail**

    Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $24.60 per hour.

    **Benefits eligible** Yes

    **Schedule** Part Time

    **Hours / Pay period** 40

    **Schedule details**

    The hours for this position is 6:45am-5:15pm or 8:45am-7:15pm. Start time to be determined per department needs. Days worked will be per department needs.

    **Site description**

    Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

    With Phoenix being the fifth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

    Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.

    **Category** Surgical Services

    **Job posting number** 138290BR

    **Recruiter** Karen Teetzel

    **Equal opportunity**

    As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Surgical Technologist
    Mayo Clinic    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 1 day    

    **City** Phoenix

    **State** Arizona

    **Telecommute** No

    **Department** Surgery

    **Position description**

    Performs delegated activities to assist in the care of the patients in the operating room/procedure rooms. Under the supervision of a RN and in collaboration with the surgeon, the technologist functions primarily in the scrub role. Is responsible for selecting, preparing, and maintaining instrumentation, equipment, and supplies. Provides a safe, efficient environment for the surgical patient. Applies and enforces principles of aseptic technique and adapts to unpredictable situations within the perioperative setting. Works flexible hours, including days, evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays and may have on-call responsibilities in a six-week work schedule.

    **Qualifications**

    Graduation from an accredited and/or hospital approved surgical technology program.

    High school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent required.

    Experience in the operating room as a surgical technologist is required.

    **Additional qualifications**

    Internal applicants are required to attach their three most recent performance appraisals.

    **License or certification**

    Certification in Surgical Technology from either the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) or the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) required within one year of hire date and maintained thereafter.

    Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required upon hire and must be valid for 90 days or greater from start date and maintained thereafter.

    **Exemption status** Non-exempt

    **Compensation Detail**

    Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $24.60 per hour.

    **Benefits eligible** Yes

    **Schedule** Full Time

    **Hours / Pay period** 72

    **Schedule details**

    This position is on the general team. Hours for this position is 6:45am-7:15pm Saturday, Sunday, and one day during the week. Day worked during the week will be determined per department needs.

    General call coverage is required for this position and candidate must be able to respond to call within 30 minutes or be able to reserve a call room

    Rotational holiday call or in house holiday shift is required for this position.

    **Weekend schedule**

    Hours for this position is 6:45am-7:15pm Saturday, Sunday, and one day during the week. Day worked during the week will be determined per department needs.

    **Site description**

    Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

    With Phoenix being the fifth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

    Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.

    **Category** Surgical Services

    **Job posting number** 138295BR

    **Recruiter** Karen Teetzel

    **Equal opportunity**

    As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Surgical Technologists Operating Room
    Banner Health    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted 1 day    

    **Primary City/State:**

    Tucson, Arizona

    **Department Name:**

    Surg-Hosp

    **Work Shift:**

    Varied

    **Job Category:**

    Clinical Care

    Find your path in health care. Banner Health is committed to not only providing the finest care possible, but to advancing the way care is provided. To achieve our vision, we seek out professionals who embrace change and who possess the passion and skills to make it happen. Apply today.

    Become a part of Academic Medicine in the only Level 1 Trauma Center in Southern Arizona! Our Operating Room (OR) has 22 suites where we provide services for a wide range of adult and pediatric patients including Cardiovascular, Transplants, Neurosurgery, Robotics, Orthopedics, and Urology with a knowledgeable group of around 150 staff. We also work with Plastics, Spines, OB/GYN, dental, ENT, Eyes, and Oncologic procedures. We bring even more innovative technology to our organization, our Surgery Team brought in the new da Vinci Si and Xi Surgical Systems!

    We staff our Operating Room 24/7, we have 12 hour weekend shifts, days and nights, and varied 8, 10, and 12 hour shifts during the weekdays. Call is a requirement to help us provide the highest quality evidence-based care to our patients. We run upwards of 1600 patients through annually, with 167+ surgeons. We also employ the support of Anesthesia techs, OR Aides, and equipment specialists to help us keep things running smoothly to provide high quality patient care to the community in Tucson. Weekend rotations are required in this role. Enjoy a flat rate $1/hour weekend shift differential and an 18%-night shift differential when applicable.

    Your pay and benefits are important components of your journey at Banner Health. Banner Health offers a variety of benefits to help you and your family. We provide health and financial security options so you can focus on being the best at what you do and enjoying your life.

    University Medical Center Tucson Banner - University Medical Center Tucson is nationally recognized for providing exceptional patientcare, teaching future health-care professionals andconducting groundbreaking research. Also located onthe campus is Diamond Children's - recognized for itsspecialized pediatric services including neonatal andintensive care, emergency medicine and cancer therapies.Banner - University Medical Center Tucson is SouthernArizona's only Level 1 Trauma Center, meaning we carefor the most critically injured patients. The hospital isconsistently listed among the nation's top hospitals in theprestigious Best Hospitals ranking by U.S. News & WorldReport. Our nurses' innovative, safe and thoughtful carehas been recognized with Magnet ™ designation fromthe American Nurses Credentialing Center. The hospital'sphysicians are full-time faculty of the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson. Our specialty servicesinclude comprehensive heart and cancer care, advancedneuroscience techniques and a multi-organ transplantprogram.

    POSITION SUMMARY

    This position selects and places surgical instruments, supplies and equipment during surgery. Scrubs and provides instruments, sutures, and other sterile supplies during surgical procedure.

    CORE FUNCTIONS

    1. Prepares for surgical procedures. Pulls appropriate instruments and supplies and ensures good working order of instruments. Reviews case carts for correct instruments and supplies. Plans ahead for upcoming surgical case needs.

    2. Anticipates the surgeon's needs. Passes instruments, retracts tissue and operates equipment during surgery.

    3. Demonstrates the principles of aseptic technique and universal precautions throughout the procedure. Disposes of sharps and trash and places used supplies into case cart for processing. Participates in counting of sharps, instruments and sponges. Prepares instruments for cleaning following each case.

    4. Ensures that all surgeon preference cards and pick lists are accurate.

    5. Assists with OR turnover between cases. Participates in stocking, replenishing supplies and cleaning operating rooms.

    6. May provide business support to the department including assigned administrative tasks.

    7. This position follows safety procedures in regards to medication labeling, appropriate handling of specimens, appropriate handling of sharps, time-out procedure, radiation and laser safety, infection control, assembling and disassembling instruments. Participates in emergency call rotation. Internal customers are patients, surgeons, and nursing staff. External customers may include practicing physicians and patient families.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

    High school diploma/GED or equivalent working knowledge and current basic life support certification.

    Where applicable must be registered with State Regulatory Agency

    The position requires manual dexterity and the ability to maintain professional decorum in highly stressful emergent situations. The position requires the ability to be conscientious, organized, and orderly and the ability to respond quickly to the needs of the surgeon and patient.

    Must stay abreast of new developments in the field.

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    Graduation from a certified school of surgical technology or 2 years of operating room experience.

    Additional related education and/or experience preferred.

    Banner Health complies with applicable federal and state laws and does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or disability.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Surgical Technologist
    Banner Health    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 5 days    

    **Primary City/State:**

    Phoenix, Arizona

    **Department Name:**

    Surg-Hosp

    **Work Shift:**

    Day

    **Job Category:**

    Clinical Care

    Health care is constantly changing, and at Banner Health, we are at the front of that change. We are leading health care to make the experience the best it can be. We want to change the lives of those in our care – and the people who choose to take on this challenge. If changing health care for the better sounds like something you want to be part of, we want to hear from you.

    Banner Estrella is a level 4 trauma center with busy CVOR, Robotic and Bariatric programs. The OR team is excited to own their qulaity improvement process. This is a family orientated team where the leadership strive to help each member reach their individual goals and best self.

    As a Surgical Tech in this OR you will learn from some of Banner's best and brightest Surgeons and RNs. Work with other like minded professionals that's goal is to provide the best customer service and care for it's patients and their families. If this sounds like you apply now.

    Your pay and benefits (Total Rewards) are important components of your Journey at Banner Health. Banner Health offers a variety of benefit plans to help you and your family. We provide health and financial security options so you can focus on being the best at what you do and enjoying your life.

    Banner Estrella Medical Center is a 305-bed acute care hospital providing a full range of health care services to the fast growing communities of west Phoenix. Opened in 2005, this is an innovative, fully electronic facility that features electronic medical records, computerized physician order entry, digital radiography, sophisticated ICU monitoring and much more. In fact, we've been named one of the "ten most innovative hospitals in the country" by Newsweek Magazine and are recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of Phoenix's Best Hospitals. The hospital is also designed to provide a soothing, healing atmosphere for both patients and their family members. We encourage the use of such therapies as pet therapy, aromatherapy, spiritual care and Reiki Therapy.

    POSITION SUMMARY

    This position selects and places surgical instruments, supplies and equipment during surgery. Scrubs and provides instruments, sutures, and other sterile supplies during surgical procedure. Participants in the training and orientation of surgical technology staff and students, as assigned. Is proficient to scrub on a minimum of 2 surgical specialties.

    CORE FUNCTIONS

    1. Prepares for surgical procedures. Pulls appropriate instruments and supplies and ensures good working order of instruments. Reviews case carts for correct instruments and supplies. Troubleshoots malfunctioning equipment and makes minor adjustments or calls biomedical equipment staff. Checks schedule and plans ahead for upcoming surgical case needs.

    2. Anticipates the surgeon's needs. Passes instruments, retracts tissue and operates equipment during surgery. Maintains competency to scrub in a minimum of 2 surgical specialties.

    3. Demonstrates the principles of aseptic technique and universal precautions throughout the procedure. Disposes of sharps and trash and places used supplies into case cart for processing. Participates in counting sharps, instruments and sponges. Prepares instruments for cleaning following each case.

    4. Ensures that all surgeon preference cards and pick lists are accurate.

    5. Assists with OR turnover between cases. Participates in stocking, replenishing supplies and cleaning operating rooms.

    6. Participants in or leads the training and orientation of surgical technology staff and students, as assigned.

    7. May provide business support to the department including administravie tasks.

    8. This position follows safety procedures in regards to medication labeling, appropriate handling of specimens, appropriate handling of sharps, time-out procedure, radiation and laser safety, infection control, assembling and disassembling instruments. Participates in emergency call rotation. Is proficient to scrub on at least 2 surgical specialties. Internal customers are patients, surgeons, and nursing staff. External customers may include practicing physicians, patient families and vendors or sales reps.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

    High school diploma/GED or equivalent working knowledge and current basic life support certification, also required is current certification as a surgical technologist.

    Where applicable must be registered with State Regulatory Agency

    This position requires skills and abilities typically attained with 2 or more years of operating room experience and must be able to scrub proficiently on a minimum of 2 surgical specialties. The position requires manual dexterity and the ability to maintain professional decorum in highly stressful emergent situations. The position requires the ability to be conscientious, organized, and orderly and the ability to respond quickly to the needs of the surgeon and patient. Must stay abreast of new developments in the field.

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    Graduation from an accredited school of surgical technology is highly preferred.

    Additional related education and/or experience preferred.

    Banner Health complies with applicable federal and state laws and does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or disability.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Senior Surgical Technologist
    Banner Health    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 5 days    

    **Primary City/State:**

    Phoenix, Arizona

    **Department Name:**

    Surg-Hosp

    **Work Shift:**

    Day

    **Job Category:**

    Clinical Care

    Health care is constantly changing, and at Banner Health, we are at the front of that change. We are leading health care to make the experience the best it can be. We want to change the lives of those in our care – and the people who choose to take on this challenge. If changing health care for the better sounds like something you want to be part of, we want to hear from you.

    Banner Estrella is a level 4 trauma center with busy CVOR, Robotic and Bariatric programs. The OR team is excited to own their qulaity improvement process. This is a family orientated team where the leadership strive to help each member reach their individual goals and best self.

    As a Surgical Tech in this OR you will learn from some of Banner's best and brightest Surgeons and RNs. Work with other like minded professionals that's goal is to provide the best customer service and care for it's patients and their families. If this sounds like you apply now.

    This shift works three 12s during the day.

    Your pay and benefits (Total Rewards) are important components of your Journey at Banner Health. Banner Health offers a variety of benefit plans to help you and your family. We provide health and financial security options so you can focus on being the best at what you do and enjoying your life.

    Banner Estrella Medical Center is a 305-bed acute care hospital providing a full range of health care services to the fast growing communities of west Phoenix. Opened in 2005, this is an innovative, fully electronic facility that features electronic medical records, computerized physician order entry, digital radiography, sophisticated ICU monitoring and much more. In fact, we've been named one of the "ten most innovative hospitals in the country" by Newsweek Magazine and are recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of Phoenix's Best Hospitals. The hospital is also designed to provide a soothing, healing atmosphere for both patients and their family members. We encourage the use of such therapies as pet therapy, aromatherapy, spiritual care and Reiki Therapy.

    POSITION SUMMARY

    This position selects and places surgical instruments, supplies and equipment during surgery. Scrubs and provides instruments, sutures, and other sterile supplies during surgical procedure. Participants in the training and orientation of surgical technology staff and students, as assigned. Is proficient to scrub on a minimum of 2 surgical specialties.

    CORE FUNCTIONS

    1. Prepares for surgical procedures. Pulls appropriate instruments and supplies and ensures good working order of instruments. Reviews case carts for correct instruments and supplies. Troubleshoots malfunctioning equipment and makes minor adjustments or calls biomedical equipment staff. Checks schedule and plans ahead for upcoming surgical case needs.

    2. Anticipates the surgeon's needs. Passes instruments, retracts tissue and operates equipment during surgery. Maintains competency to scrub in a minimum of 2 surgical specialties.

    3. Demonstrates the principles of aseptic technique and universal precautions throughout the procedure. Disposes of sharps and trash and places used supplies into case cart for processing. Participates in counting sharps, instruments and sponges. Prepares instruments for cleaning following each case.

    4. Ensures that all surgeon preference cards and pick lists are accurate.

    5. Assists with OR turnover between cases. Participates in stocking, replenishing supplies and cleaning operating rooms.

    6. Participants in or leads the training and orientation of surgical technology staff and students, as assigned.

    7. May provide business support to the department including administravie tasks.

    8. This position follows safety procedures in regards to medication labeling, appropriate handling of specimens, appropriate handling of sharps, time-out procedure, radiation and laser safety, infection control, assembling and disassembling instruments. Participates in emergency call rotation. Is proficient to scrub on at least 2 surgical specialties. Internal customers are patients, surgeons, and nursing staff. External customers may include practicing physicians, patient families and vendors or sales reps.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

    High school diploma/GED or equivalent working knowledge and current basic life support certification, also required is current certification as a surgical technologist.

    Where applicable must be registered with State Regulatory Agency

    This position requires skills and abilities typically attained with 2 or more years of operating room experience and must be able to scrub proficiently on a minimum of 2 surgical specialties. The position requires manual dexterity and the ability to maintain professional decorum in highly stressful emergent situations. The position requires the ability to be conscientious, organized, and orderly and the ability to respond quickly to the needs of the surgeon and patient. Must stay abreast of new developments in the field.

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    Graduation from an accredited school of surgical technology is highly preferred.

    Additional related education and/or experience preferred.

    Banner Health complies with applicable federal and state laws and does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or disability.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Senior Surgical Technologist
    Banner Health    Phoenix, AZ 85098
     Posted 5 days    

    Primary City/State:
    Phoenix, Arizona

    Department Name:
    Surg-Hosp

    Work Shift:
    Day

    Job Category:
    Clinical Care

    Health care is constantly changing, and at Banner Health, we are at the front of that change. We are leading health care to make the experience the best it can be. We want to change the lives of those in our care - and the people who choose to take on this challenge. If changing health care for the better sounds like something you want to be part of, we want to hear from you.

    Banner Estrella is a level 4 trauma center with busy CVOR, Robotic and Bariatric programs. The OR team is excited to own their qulaity improvement process. This is a family orientated team where the leadership strive to help each member reach their individual goals and best self.

    As a Surgical Tech in this OR you will learn from some of Banner's best and brightest Surgeons and RNs. Work with other like minded professionals that's goal is to provide the best customer service and care for it's patients and their families. If this sounds like you apply now.

    This shift works three 12s during the day.

    Your pay and benefits (Total Rewards) are important components of your Journey at Banner Health. Banner Health offers a variety of benefit plans to help you and your family. We provide health and financial security options so you can focus on being the best at what you do and enjoying your life.

    Banner Estrella Medical Center is a 305-bed acute care hospital providing a full range of health care services to the fast growing communities of west Phoenix. Opened in 2005, this is an innovative, fully electronic facility that features electronic medical records, computerized physician order entry, digital radiography, sophisticated ICU monitoring and much more. In fact, we've been named one of the "ten most innovative hospitals in the country" by Newsweek Magazine and are recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of Phoenix's Best Hospitals. The hospital is also designed to provide a soothing, healing atmosphere for both patients and their family members. We encourage the use of such therapies as pet therapy, aromatherapy, spiritual care and Reiki Therapy.

    POSITION SUMMARY
    This position selects and places surgical instruments, supplies and equipment during surgery. Scrubs and provides instruments, sutures, and other sterile supplies during surgical procedure. Participants in the training and orientation of surgical technology staff and students, as assigned. Is proficient to scrub on a minimum of 2 surgical specialties.

    CORE FUNCTIONS
    1. Prepares for surgical procedures. Pulls appropriate instruments and supplies and ensures good working order of instruments. Reviews case carts for correct instruments and supplies. Troubleshoots malfunctioning equipment and makes minor adjustments or calls biomedical equipment staff. Checks schedule and plans ahead for upcoming surgical case needs.

    2. Anticipates the surgeon's needs. Passes instruments, retracts tissue and operates equipment during surgery. Maintains competency to scrub in a minimum of 2 surgical specialties.

    3. Demonstrates the principles of aseptic technique and universal precautions throughout the procedure. Disposes of sharps and trash and places used supplies into case cart for processing. Participates in counting sharps, instruments and sponges. Prepares instruments for cleaning following each case.

    4. Ensures that all surgeon preference cards and pick lists are accurate.

    5. Assists with OR turnover between cases. Participates in stocking, replenishing supplies and cleaning operating rooms.

    6. Participants in or leads the training and orientation of surgical technology staff and students, as assigned.

    7. May provide business support to the department including administravie tasks.

    8. This position follows safety procedures in regards to medication labeling, appropriate handling of specimens, appropriate handling of sharps, time-out procedure, radiation and laser safety, infection control, assembling and disassembling instruments. Participates in emergency call rotation. Is proficient to scrub on at least 2 surgical specialties. Internal customers are patients, surgeons, and nursing staff. External customers may include practicing physicians, patient families and vendors or sales reps.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
    High school diploma/GED or equivalent working knowledge and current basic life support certification, also required is current certification as a surgical technologist.

    Where applicable must be registered with State Regulatory Agency

    This position requires skills and abilities typically attained with 2 or more years of operating room experience and must be able to scrub proficiently on a minimum of 2 surgical specialties. The position requires manual dexterity and the ability to maintain professional decorum in highly stressful emergent situations. The position requires the ability to be conscientious, organized, and orderly and the ability to respond quickly to the needs of the surgeon and patient. Must stay abreast of new developments in the field.

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
    Graduation from an accredited school of surgical technology is highly preferred.

    Additional related education and/or experience preferred.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Surgical Technologist
    Banner Health    Phoenix, AZ 85098
     Posted 5 days    

    Primary City/State:
    Phoenix, Arizona

    Department Name:
    Surg-Hosp

    Work Shift:
    Day

    Job Category:
    Clinical Care

    Health care is constantly changing, and at Banner Health, we are at the front of that change. We are leading health care to make the experience the best it can be. We want to change the lives of those in our care - and the people who choose to take on this challenge. If changing health care for the better sounds like something you want to be part of, we want to hear from you.

    Banner Estrella is a level 4 trauma center with busy CVOR, Robotic and Bariatric programs. The OR team is excited to own their qulaity improvement process. This is a family orientated team where the leadership strive to help each member reach their individual goals and best self.

    As a Surgical Tech in this OR you will learn from some of Banner's best and brightest Surgeons and RNs. Work with other like minded professionals that's goal is to provide the best customer service and care for it's patients and their families. If this sounds like you apply now.

    Your pay and benefits (Total Rewards) are important components of your Journey at Banner Health. Banner Health offers a variety of benefit plans to help you and your family. We provide health and financial security options so you can focus on being the best at what you do and enjoying your life.

    Banner Estrella Medical Center is a 305-bed acute care hospital providing a full range of health care services to the fast growing communities of west Phoenix. Opened in 2005, this is an innovative, fully electronic facility that features electronic medical records, computerized physician order entry, digital radiography, sophisticated ICU monitoring and much more. In fact, we've been named one of the "ten most innovative hospitals in the country" by Newsweek Magazine and are recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of Phoenix's Best Hospitals. The hospital is also designed to provide a soothing, healing atmosphere for both patients and their family members. We encourage the use of such therapies as pet therapy, aromatherapy, spiritual care and Reiki Therapy.

    POSITION SUMMARY
    This position selects and places surgical instruments, supplies and equipment during surgery. Scrubs and provides instruments, sutures, and other sterile supplies during surgical procedure. Participants in the training and orientation of surgical technology staff and students, as assigned. Is proficient to scrub on a minimum of 2 surgical specialties.

    CORE FUNCTIONS
    1. Prepares for surgical procedures. Pulls appropriate instruments and supplies and ensures good working order of instruments. Reviews case carts for correct instruments and supplies. Troubleshoots malfunctioning equipment and makes minor adjustments or calls biomedical equipment staff. Checks schedule and plans ahead for upcoming surgical case needs.

    2. Anticipates the surgeon's needs. Passes instruments, retracts tissue and operates equipment during surgery. Maintains competency to scrub in a minimum of 2 surgical specialties.

    3. Demonstrates the principles of aseptic technique and universal precautions throughout the procedure. Disposes of sharps and trash and places used supplies into case cart for processing. Participates in counting sharps, instruments and sponges. Prepares instruments for cleaning following each case.

    4. Ensures that all surgeon preference cards and pick lists are accurate.

    5. Assists with OR turnover between cases. Participates in stocking, replenishing supplies and cleaning operating rooms.

    6. Participants in or leads the training and orientation of surgical technology staff and students, as assigned.

    7. May provide business support to the department including administravie tasks.

    8. This position follows safety procedures in regards to medication labeling, appropriate handling of specimens, appropriate handling of sharps, time-out procedure, radiation and laser safety, infection control, assembling and disassembling instruments. Participates in emergency call rotation. Is proficient to scrub on at least 2 surgical specialties. Internal customers are patients, surgeons, and nursing staff. External customers may include practicing physicians, patient families and vendors or sales reps.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
    High school diploma/GED or equivalent working knowledge and current basic life support certification, also required is current certification as a surgical technologist.

    Where applicable must be registered with State Regulatory Agency

    This position requires skills and abilities typically attained with 2 or more years of operating room experience and must be able to scrub proficiently on a minimum of 2 surgical specialties. The position requires manual dexterity and the ability to maintain professional decorum in highly stressful emergent situations. The position requires the ability to be conscientious, organized, and orderly and the ability to respond quickly to the needs of the surgeon and patient. Must stay abreast of new developments in the field.

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
    Graduation from an accredited school of surgical technology is highly preferred.

    Additional related education and/or experience preferred.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Certified Surgical Technician CST 13 week Seasonal position Abrazo Central Campus
    Tenet Healthcare    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 7 days    

    Tenet Resource Agency

    Certified Surgical Technician

    Abrazo Central Campus

    13 week seasonal position

    Contact Information:

    marissa.mallahan@tenethealth.com

    469-342-1493 Text capability only

    The Certified Surgical Technician is responsible for aseptic technique in OR, setting up the required equipment, instrumentation and sterile supplies as needed for their assigned cases; scrubbing and passing instruments and equipment during surgical procedures; pulling cases as needed, breaking down cases at the end of the procedure, sets up operating room and supplies needed for day/following day’s schedule. Available for call on an assigned/ scheduled basis as required by unit need. Perform other duties as assigned.

    **MINIMUM EDUCATION**

    Graduate of a CAAHEP accredited program.

    **MINIMUM EXPERIENCE**

    1 year in a clinical setting

    **REQUIRED CERTIFICATION/LICENSURE**

    • Certification as a Surgical Technologist

    • CPR-Basic Life Support – American Heart Association

    • Certification through the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA)

    **Job:** _Laboratory and Clinical Technicians_

    **Organization:** _Abrazo Region_

    **Title:** _Certified Surgical Technician CST 13 week Seasonal position Abrazo Central Campus_

    **Location:** _AZ-Phoenix_

    **Requisition ID:** _2005031847_


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Surgical Technologist Services Coordinator Operating Room
    Banner Health    Queen Creek, AZ 85143
     Posted 8 days    

    Primary City/State:
    Queen Creek, Arizona

    Department Name:
    Surg-Hosp

    Work Shift:
    Day

    Job Category:
    Clinical Care

    Great careers are built at Banner Health. We understand that talented health care professionals appreciate having options. We are proud to offer our team members many career and lifestyle choices throughout our network of facilities. Apply today, this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

    The Peri-operative department surgical team is well known for our community focused culture and our collaborative team approach to deliver great patient care in the South East Region. We have been recognized for patient likely to recommend and patient satisfaction for several years, ranking first and second within the entire Banner System. This department covers both Banner Ironwood and Banner Goldfield. We have four rooms at Banner Ironwood and two and Banner Goldfield. There are active Endoscopy, Orthopedic, General, Gyn, urology and CMF programs. We are excited to offer a surgical robotic program for our community to have state of the art surgical care where they live.

    This position is 40 hours a week with call and holiday requirements. Enjoy a flat rate $1/hour weekend shift differential and an 18%-night shift differential when applicable.

    Your pay and benefits are important components of your journey at Banner Health. Banner Health offers a variety of benefits to help you and your family. We provide health and financial security options so you can focus on being the best at what you do and enjoying your life.

    Banner Ironwood Medical Center is committed to meeting the ever-changing needs of the southeast communities of metropolitan Phoenix. Our first patient tower has 47 beds, including eight LDR rooms and can accommodate up to 86 beds when fully equipped. We also feature a full service emergency department, four surgical suites and medical imaging services. With our 80-acre campus, more than 500 beds and supporting health services could be built on our site. This means an exceptional opportunity for you to establish a career where the potential for growth is limitless.

    POSITION SUMMARY
    This position selects and places surgical instruments, supplies and equipment during surgery. Scrubs and provides instruments, sutures, and other sterile supplies during surgical procedure. Serves as an informal leader to Surg Technol team, supporting the clinical work of the department.

    CORE FUNCTIONS
    1. Prepares for surgical procedures. Pulls appropriate instruments and supplies and ensures good working order of instruments. Reviews case carts for correct instruments and supplies. Plans ahead for upcoming surgical case needs.

    2. Anticipates the surgeon's needs. Passes instruments, retracts tissue and operates equipment during surgery.

    3. Demonstrates the principles of aseptic technique and universal precautions throughout the procedure. Disposes of sharps and trash and places used supplies into case cart for processing. Participates in counting of sharps, instruments and sponges. Prepares instruments for cleaning following each case.

    4. Ensures that all surgeon preference cards and pick lists are accurate. Evaluates quality and safety, seeking opportunities for improvement in patient care

    5. Assists with OR turnover between cases. Participates in stocking, replenishing supplies and cleaning operating rooms.

    6. May provide business support to the department including assigned administrative tasks.

    7. Provides clinical oversight for supplies, instruments and efficiency. Manages preference cards in coordination with key stakeholders involved. Ensures that all surgeon preference cards and pick lists are accurate. Evaluates quality and safety, seeking opportunities for improvement in patient care This role would serve as a point of contact for physicians, supply chain services and other stakeholders to help develop the clinical rationale for new products or equipment.

    8. Facilitates educational and onboarding support for new surg tech hires, physicians, resident physicians, students.

    9. This position follows safety procedures in regard to medication labeling, appropriate handling of specimens, appropriate handling of sharps, time-out procedure, radiation and laser safety, infection control, assembling and disassembling instruments. Participates in emergency call rotation. Internal customers are patients, surgeons, and nursing staff. External customers may include practicing physicians and patient families.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

    High school diploma/GED or equivalent working knowledge and current basic life support certification.

    Certified as a surgical technologist and 3 years of experience OR has 10 or more years of experience in a surgical technologist role. Where applicable must be registered with State Regulatory Agency.

    The position requires manual dexterity and the ability to maintain professional decorum in highly stressful emergent situations. The position requires the ability to be conscientious, organized, and orderly and the ability to respond quickly to the needs of the surgeon and patient. Must stay abreast of new developments in the field.

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    Additional related education and/or experience preferred.


    Employment Type

    Full Time


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