Comprehensive Care Services is looking for a 4th staff perfusionist to join our team in Lubbock, Texas. Experience is preferred but new graduates are highly encouraged to apply! The account consists of 2 hospitals and 4 highly-skilled, cardiac surgeons that perform approximately 350 – 400 adult OHS cases per year. These include CABG's, aortic/mitral/tricuspid valve surgery, TAVR, aortic procedures, and perfusion standby as needed. The cardiac teams at each facility are very pleasant, friendly, and outgoing. The schedule of cases provides for a great work/life balance lifestyle. The candidate must be willing to work flexible schedules, demonstrate well-developed interpersonal and communication skills necessary to interact in a professional manner with nursing staff, health care team members, and patients/families. Must have Bachelor's or Master's degree and be certified by the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion or eligible to become certified after one year of employment. Partial tuition reimbursement and relocation reimbursement may be available to the qualified candidate.
Lubbock is located at the southern end of the High Plains in West Texas. It has a population of about 260,000 with projected growth of over 300,000 people by 2020. Lubbock job growth is currently 37% and has a comparatively low cost of living index. Land/housing prices are very reasonable. Commute times average 10-15 minutes. Lubbock is home to Texas Tech University (nationally recognized for NCAA baseball, basketball, and football) and Lubbock High School (recognized by Newsweek as one of the top high schools in the United States). Lubbock International Airport is 15 minutes from any point in the city, making travel to any destination a breeze. Palo Duro Canyon (2nd largest canyon in the US) is located 2 hours north of Lubbock. It boasts beautiful views and is perfect for hiking and camping. With great schools, restaurants, night life, and outdoor activities, Lubbock creates the perfect setting for any individual or family.
**Only qualified candidates with a CCP certification need to apply**
Job Type: Full-time