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Surgical Technician ll - AshbyJob ID ABSMC-2204577 Date Posted 06/15/2022 Location Berkeley, California Schedule/Shift Regular/Days
Position Overview:Under the supervision of a registered nurse, the Surgical Technologist II participates as a member of the perioperative team. The Surgical Technologist II performs direct and indirect perioperative tasks for patients having surgical and endoscopic procedures and assists anesthesia personnel. The primary focus of this position is the scrub person role. The staff member in this position must be able to participate in the planning and provision of perioperative care for patients in adolescence, early, middle and late adulthood. The Surgical Technologist II works on a flexible schedule as assigned by the Assistant Director of Surgery. Weekend shifts are assigned on a rotating basis.
HS Diploma or equivalent education/experience
Diploma from an accredited surgical technology program or documented on-the-job training program preferred
CERTIFICATION & LICENSURE
BLS-Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider
CST-Certified Surgical Technologist preferred
Minimum two years recent acute care hospital experience in surgical technologist role, with documented competency to scrub major procedures in at least three surgical specialties preferred.
Ophthalmology experience preferred (Alta Bates Campus only).
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE
Ability to work in fast-paced, demanding environment.
Excellent communication skills.
License/Certifications:BLS-Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider - American Heart Association, CST-Certified Surgical Technologist - The National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting
Education:High School Diploma (Required)
Days of the Week:Variable
Weekend Requirements:Rotating Weekends
Number of Openings:1
This position may regularly work, store, prepare, receive, unpack, transport, dispose of, or administer drug(s) identified as hazardous, or potentially hazardous, by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) for purposes of USP 800.
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