The Surgical Core Technician is responsible for performing delegated activities to support the operating room team in the care of the surgical patient. Under the supervision of the Nurse Manager and Core Supervisor, the Surgical Core Technician prepares and delivers medical/surgical supplies, instruments and equipment for surgical procedures. The Surgical Core Technician cleans, packages, and processes surgical equipment and instrumentation, as well as maintains inventory and storage of supplies in the core.
High School graduate or GED.
Prefer two years of experience in the handling and sterilization processing of surgical/medical/dental instrumentation within the past 4 years or vocational certificate as Central Service Technician or Patient Care Assistant within the last two years, or at least two year of experience as a Central Service Technician or Patient Care Assistant in an acute care setting within the last five years.
Adapts to unpredictable situations within the perioperative setting. Proven ability to communicate with a variety of people in a direct, empathetic, and articulate manner. Demonstrated patient-centered and customer focused communication skills.
Minimum rate is $16.55 based upon union contract.
Hours / Pay period
72 Hours per 2 week pay period
Variation of shifts including 7am - 3:30pm, 11am-7:30pm, 3pm-11:30pm, and 11pm-7:30am shifts. 1 holiday/year (at this time). Overtime as needed.
1 of 15 weekends
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
Nursing, Other Patient Care, Surgical Services
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