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Certified Surgical Tech- Inpatient Surgery

Requisition R129829 Market Toledo, Ohio Department Inpatient Surgery - St. Vincent - Surgery OR Shift Nights Schedule Full-time

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Under direct supervision of a Registered Nurse and according to established procedures, works as an integral part of the surgical team.  Possesses knowledge of aseptic  technique and applies this while participating in surgical procedures, coordination of care of instruments, equipment and supplies.   Assists in the provision of care to patients of all age groups.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

1.Work requires knowledge of basic sciences, such as anatomy and physiology, microbiology, etc., asepsis and sterile techniques and operating room techniques generally acquired through completion of an accredited two year program of surgical technology.

2.If hired after January 1997 must be certified as CST (Certified Surgical Technologist) as awarded by the Liaison Council on Certification (a member of the National Commission of Health Certifying Agencies) otherwise, CST preferred; and must maintain cardiopulmonary resuscitation certification.

3.Works required analytical skills to accurately and efficiently set up operating room supplies and equipment and assist in evaluation of new supplies and equipment.

4.Must take call per policy and procedure.

5.Work requires three to six months on-the-job training for full familiarity with surgeon’s preferences and department  policies and procedures.

6.Provides patient care to neonate, pediatric, adult and geriatric patients.

Working Conditions

1.Work requires prolonged standing during procedures, lifting and positioning patients, and transporting patients.

2.Work involves exposure to communicable diseases, radiation, laser and errant anesthetic gas, heat from surgical lights, and unpleasant odors.

3.Work is frequently performed under stressful and emergency situations.

Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.

Many of our opportunities reward* your hard work with:

  • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
  • Prescription drug coverage
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Life insurance w/AD&D
  • Employer contributions to retirement savings plan when eligible
  • Paid time off
  • Educational Assistance
  • And much more

*Benefits offerings vary according to employment status

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Work Shift:

Nights

Department:

Inpatient Surgery - St. Vincent - Surgery OR

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you’d like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for  Mercy Health – Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours – Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please email recruitment@mercy.com. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at recruitment@mercy.com

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Luis F., RN

I wanted to get into a career where I’m happy to go to work.

Luis F. Registered Nurse
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