Surgical Tech-Certified

  • East Tennessee Children's Hospital
  • 2018 W. Clinch Avenue Knoxville Tennessee 37916 United States
  • Posted: Feb 06, 2019
Full-time Allied Health

Job Description

  • BASIC PURPOSE OF THE JOB
    • A specially trained individual who helps prepare for surgical patients by selecting and preparing the supplies and instruments. Assists the surgeon under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse. Performs transport duties within the perioperative departments.
  • JOB REQUIREMENTS
    • Minimum Education
      • High School/GED Preferred. Graduate of an approved Operating Room Technician program required.
    • Minimum Work Experience
      • Operating Room experience preferred
    • Required Licenses/Certifications for position
      • Certified Surgical Technician
      • BLS required.
    • Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
      • Excellent attention to detail and good at following verbal instructions.
  • PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
    • Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
    • Medium lifting, pushing and pulling is required for 20-50 lbs occasionally, 10-20 lbs frequently and 10 lbs constantly to move objects. Sudden emergency situations have the potential for exposure to lifting or moving of up to 100 lbs. Frequent bending, walking, sitting, squatting, reaching and standing are required. Keyboard/computer use and/or repetitive motions may be required.