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Surgical Tech-Neuro

Job Reference: JIH02700292
Date Posted: 13 February 2019
Employer: Ascension
Location: Pensacola, Florida
Sector: Wider Healthcare Team
Contract Type: Full-Time
Closing Date: 04 March 2019

Job Description

We Are Hiring

Now is a great time to join our family of dedicated, highly skilled Surgical Technologist s at Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola. This is an excellent, full-time, day shift position where you will specialize in Neurological procedures.

Why Join Ascension?
The hub of the Sacred Heart Health System is the 566-bed acute care facility which includes Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola, Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart, and Sacred Heart Women's Services.

Our skilled surgical teams work in state-of-the-art operating rooms equipped with the latest diagnostic and surgical equipment. We perform approximately 20,000 inpatient and outpatient surgeries a year.
As a Surgical Technologist, you will have the opportunity to expand your knowledge of procedures and techniques as new technologies and new less invasive techniques are utilized in our surgical suites.

At Ascension, we provide a competitive compensation package inclusive of a wide range of flexible benefit options. We support work-life balance through generous paid time off and encourage spirituality in the workplace.

What You Will Do
As a Surgical Technologist, you are a valued member of our operating team. You will work alongside surgeons and nurses ensuring that the patient is prepared for surgery and each piece of equipment is sterilized and working perfectly. Additionally, you will facilitate the safe and efficient performance of surgical procedures.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Prepare surgical operating suite with sterile and non-sterile instruments and supplies.
  • Hand required and requested instruments and supplies to surgeon during surgery.
  • Assist with preparing, transporting, positioning and draping patients.
  • Maintain instruments in an organized manner and monitors and tracks instruments counts throughout procedures.
  • Assist surgeons provision of hemostasis during surgery.
What You Will Need
Required Credential:
  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Certified Surgical Technologist credentialed from the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) preferred.
Education:
  • High School Diploma
  • Graduate of a Surgical Technology program
    • Successful completion of a hospital Surgical Technology training program with two years of experience may be considered in lieu of educational requirements.
Work Experience:
  • Neuro/Craniotomy experience required.
  • 3 years' experience preferred

Equal Employment Opportunity

Equal Opportunity Employer

Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunity employer.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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