Seasonal Surgical Technician - Operating Room

The Woman's Hospital of Texas- Houston - Houston, TX

Temporary
Description

SHIFT: PRN

SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem

Do you want to be a part of a family and not just another employee? Are you looking for a work environment where diversity and inclusion thrive? Submit your application today and find out what it truly means to be a part of a team.

We value your contributions. Our employee recognition programs encourage our teams to raise the bar. We are currently seeking a Seasonal Surgical Technician to join our family. Come be a part of the change!

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

The Woman’s Hospital of Texas – Houston, TX

Seasonal Surgical Technician (PRN) – Operating Room

Pay is $40/per hour

Since 1976, The Woman’s Hospital of Texas has been the state’s premier facility dedicated to the health and well-being of women, newborns and children. The hospital’s 397 beds offers expertise and outstanding care in breast health, imaging, gynecology, obstetrics, high-risk pregnancy, neonatology, minimally-invasive surgery and pediatric care.

The Woman’s Hospital of Texas is affiliated with HCA Houston Healthcare, part of the HCA Healthcare Gulf Coast Division. The division is a comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient surgery centers, emergency centers and diagnostic imaging facilities in greater Houston, Corpus Christi and South Texas. Facilities include: 17 hospitals, nine ambulatory care centers, 13 off-campus emergency centers, and a regional transfer center.

What will you do in the role?
  • Responsible for evaluating and implementing care for assigned patients.
  • Responsible for meeting Standards of Practice, managing supplies and equipment, and participates in maintaining proper inventory on all instruments in the department.
  • Responsible for coordinating instrumentation and surgical supplies, and assisting in surgical suite preparation for a variety of surgical cases.
  • Actively participates in the planning and implementation of measures to maintain and improve the quality of patient care.
  • Is knowledgeable in the use of positioning equipment and techniques to assure patient safety.
  • Scrubs for a variety of surgical specialty cases and assists as needed in circulating duties.
  • Assists in preparation of specimens, operation of equipment, and sterilization, and/or disinfection of equipment.
  • Assists in the immediate post-surgical care of the patient and of equipment in order to provide a continuum of quality patient care.
  • Accountable for maintaining and improving job knowledge and skills.
Qualifications

Education:
  • Graduate of an accredited school of surgical technology or military equivalent, and/or current certification is required.
What qualifications you will need:
  • One year experience in a hospital Main OR setting is required.
  • Certification in Surgical Technology OR verifiable Surgical Tech experience prior to 9/1/2009 is REQUIRED.
  • Current BCLS certification from the American Heart Association required.
  • Must be able to work 24 hours per week
  • Pay is $40/per hour
  • Must be able to take two call shifts per week
  • Must work one holiday between the months of November and January.
  • This seasonal position will run the months of October through January 31st, 2020.
HCA Healthcare ranks on Fortune’s list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years and HCA ranks 63rd on the fortune 500 list. In addition Ethisphere named HCA as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies. We want you to join our tradition of excellence. Intrigued? We’d love to hear from you.

If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our recruiters. We are actively interviewing so apply today!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.