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Surgical Technologist-Evenings

Job Reference: JIH02751281
Date Posted: 16 April 2019
Employer: Ascension
Location: Pensacola, Florida
Sector: Wider Healthcare Team
Contract Type: Full-Time
Closing Date: 10 May 2019

Job Description

We Are Hiring
Surgical Technologist - Surgery - Full-Time,Evening - Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola - Pensacola,FL
Why Join Ascension?
Thank you for your interest in Northwest Florida's leading health care provider - Sacred Heart Health System.
Northwest Florida is a growing, family-oriented community, offering a mild climate, year-round recreational opportunities and beautiful sugar-white beaches along the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico.
As part of Ascension - the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world's largest Catholic health system - Sacred Heart offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Our associates consistently give high ratings to their workplace engagement and leadership's support for their well-being.
Sacred Heart was founded by the Daughters of Charity in 1915. While our technology has improved dramatically and the buildings have grown and expanded, our commitment to the mission remains steadfast: to provide excellent health care to all people, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable. For our more than 100-year history, we have been blessed with talented associates who believe in our mission and are dedicated to serving our patients and families.
Sacred Heart Health System includes hospital campuses in Pensacola, Miramar Beach and Port St. Joe, Florida, as well as The Studer Family Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart - Northwest Florida's only children's hospital - and Sacred Heart Medical Group, the largest network of primary care and specialty physicians in Northwest Florida. In affiliation with the University of Florida, Sacred Heart offers the region's only kidney transplant program, as well as physician residency programs to train the next generation of doctors in internal medicine, pediatrics and obstetrics/gynecology.
About Our Team:
Be part of a Surgical team who works in a state of the art facility with healthcare leaders in their specialties. Today, 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. New technologies and new less invasive techniques are constantly being introduced into our surgical suites. For instance, Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola now has the most up-to-date robotic technology with the recent addition of the da Vinci Si Surgical System.
Since the Daughters of Charity opened the area's first hospital in 1915, Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola has been highly regarded for its services to the community and the quality of its healthcare providers. The hub of the highly regarded Sacred Heart Health System is a 566-bed acute care facility which includes Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola, Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart, and Sacred Heart Women's Services. Sacred Heart provides unprecedent care in various healthcare areas to include the Regional Heart and Vascular Institute , the area's leading Stroke Center , a Level II Trauma Center, a Cancer Center affiliated with MD Anderson Cancer Network, and a large regional network of 150 physicians with offices stretching from Foley, Ala. to Apalachicola, Fla.

Why Join the Sacred Heart Family?
Compensation/Benefits: 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.

Professional Development: By supporting our associates and their professional development, we ultimately enhance the care and services we provide to the community. Through this development, our associates find new opportunities for career advancement.
What You Will Do
What could be more rewarding than saving the life of another human being? At Sacred Heart Hospital, in Pensacola, FL, as our Surgical Technologist, you are a crucial part of the operating team. You will work alongside surgeons and nurses in the operating room 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.

Responsibilities:
  • Prepares surgical operating suite with sterile and non-sterile instruments and supplies.
  • Hands required and requested instruments and supplies to surgeon during surgery.
  • Assists with preparing, transporting, positioning and draping patients.
  • Maintains instruments in an organized manner and monitors and tracks instruments counts throughout procedures.
  • Assists surgeons provision of hemostasis during surgery.
What You Will Need
Required Credential(s):
  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Preferred Credential(s):
  • Certified Surgical Tech credentialed from the National Healthcareer Association (NHA).
Education:
Diploma
  • High School Diploma
  • Graduate of a Surgical Technology program required.
  • Successful completion of a hospital Surgical Technology training program with two years of experience may be considered in lieu of educational requirements.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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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