Surgical Tech

Methodist Hospital - Indianapolis, IN3.9

Full-timeEstimated: $37,000 - $48,000 a year
SkillsBenefits
Indiana University Health is Indiana's most comprehensive health system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state.

We are Indiana's #1 ranked healthcare system and nationally ranked among the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report.

We're looking for team members who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day.

At IU Health, your personal and professional growth is a top priority. You will have access to many diverse opportunities to learn and develop in meaningful ways that matter most to you, such as training, leadership development, promotion opportunities and cross training development.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package designed for you, which includes Medical-Dental-Vision, a matching 401K and PTO.

Apply teamwork. Apply experience. Apply skill. Apply yourself. And together we can change everything.

This position provides service and support before, during, and after surgical procedures. The incumbent ensures the presence and proper arrangement of surgical equipment and supplies in the operating room prior to each operation. The incumbent assists the surgeon during the operation as allowed by professional and legal standards. The surgical technologists help clean the operating room after the operation ensuring proper routing and/or processing of all specimens, equipment, instrumentation, and used material. Multiple shifts and locations available.The incumbent is a member of the surgical team and works with surgeons, anesthesiologists, registered nurses, and other surgical personnel.

QUALIFICATIONS/KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES

Requires maintaining Basic Life Support Certification.
Learn about enhanced technology for example: laser safety care, robotics or Stealth with the eventual outcome of becoming a laser certified technician at a competent level, or a robotic resource, or stealth operator.
Requires eligibility for certification as a Certified Surgical Technologist obtained from the NBSTSA.
Requires surgical technologists certification within four months of employment .
Must maintain current certification to remain in the job.
Requires 15 continuing education units annually as required by state law.
Requires 0-3 years or more experience.
Requires knowledge of various surgical procedures in order to anticipate the needs of the surgeon and to recognize the problems encountered by the surgeon within 12 months of employment.
Requires excellent interpersonal/communication skills.
Requires knowledge of name and function of surgical equipment and instrumentation.
Requires strict adherence to policies and regulations regarding maintenance of sterile field.
Unit level activities-participation on unit based committees, participates in unit projects, and assists coordinators with tasks.
Assists with presentation of unit in-service and/or a presentation for the AST class.
We have Multi Shifts opportunities available.
Locations IU Methodists;IU University; IU Riley; IU Saxony; & Multiple North side Surgery Centers.