Operating Room Tech - Level I
(7:00-3:30 PM, Call Required)
Job Summary:To provide assistance to the surgeons during surgical cases. The level I ORT functions under the direct supervision of the ORT preceptor. Assists the surgeon in the sterile field by providing appropriate and adequate sterile instruments and other supplies during the operative procedure. Maintains the surgical field through sterile practices. Works under the supervision of the Registered Nurse as a member of the perioperative team. Assists in the care and preparation of the surgical patient for surgery. Responsible for the assembly of the case and it’s components. Works cooperatively with ancillary departments and other team members.
Previous on the job training in surgical technology and/or degree/certificate from an accredited surgical technology program is required.
Must be able to communicate with various personalities; must be personable and able to provide compassion and caring. Must possess organizational skills adaptable to daily scheduling.
Basic mathematical skills
Must have the ability to apply non-judgmental reasoning capabilities whenever necessary when dealing with patients, staff, visitors and other employees