Apply for this job now

Certified Surgical Technologist

Location
Wyndmoor, Pennsylvania
Posted
15 Sep 2022
Responsibilities

In this role you will assume immediate responsibility for:

Performing as a scrub tech during surgical procedures by donning sterile gown and gloves, setting up, and handing sterile supplies and instruments to the surgeon and/or assisting members of the physician team

Working directly with and under the guidance of the surgeon and RN circulator in assuring patient safety, proper care and handling of instruments and supplies, and the maintenance of aseptic technique

This position requires providing service to age populations neonate through elderly, in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of the functional and developmental age of the individual served

This position includes responsibility for participating in the 24 hour/day/7 days/ week staffing to cover patients requiring elective, urgent, and emergent surgery

Qualifications

If you possess the following qualifications, please apply immediately:

School or GED equivalent required.

Technical school diploma from accredited program required.

Candidate must have a minimum of 1 year experience

Surgical Technologist Certification or application for certificate within two years of graduation is preferred

Closing Statement

Jefferson Health delivers state of the art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 8,400 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21st century professional education. Combined, we have over 30,000 employees.

Jefferson Health, with 14 hospitals (seven are Magnet designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 40+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital among the nation's best in eight specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 70 such centers in the nation.

Thomas Jefferson University has ten colleges and three schools that offer more than 160 undergraduate and graduate programs. Our University is dedicated to inter-professional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet to be imagined careers.

As an employer, Jefferson maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.
Apply for this job now

Details