SURGICAL TECHNICIAN, FMLH - SURGERY

    Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital
    Milwaukee, WI
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    Come work for a rapidly growing department! 25% growth over the past 5 years and 32 NEW operating rooms! We offer a dedication to innovation - $100 million investment in our operating facilities and sterile processing department!

    Now Offering Sign-On Bonus!

    • Experienced Cardiothoracic/Vascular Transplant Surgical Techs are eligible for a bonus up to $8,000.
    • Experienced Surgical Techs are eligible for a bonus of up to $5,000.
    • New graduate Surgical Techs are eligible for a bonus of up to $3,000

    This is a Full Time (1.0 FTE) position working 1st shift (working 4 days per week - Monday through Friday0630-1700, day off to be determined)

    We invite you to review the job posting below. If you meet the requirements and qualifications for this opportunity, you are encouraged to apply.

    The Surgical Technician's primary role is to assist surgeons in the FMLH operating rooms . They are responsible for preparing patients, OR rooms and equipment for surgical procedures. The ST works as a member of the team at the surgical field itself, handing instruments to the surgeon as necessary and helping to manipulate the patient and the wound to enable the surgeon to work effectively, as well as receiving instruments and supplies from the circulator.

    Surgical Technicians work under the direction of a surgeon to facilitate the safe and effective care of our patients during the surgical procedures, ensuring that the operating room environment is safe, that equipment functions properly, and that the operative procedure is conducted under conditions that maximize patient safety.

    Surgical technologists possess expertise in the theory and application of sterile and aseptic technique and combine the knowledge of human anatomy, surgical procedures, and implementation tools and technologies to facilitate invasive therapeutic and diagnostic procedures.

    Most Surgical Techs eventually choose or are selected for a service pod. In others words, they specialize. This is an important aspect of their development. We see our Surgical Techs as professionals and we are invested in seeing them deepen their skillsin other words, moving from novice to expert in particular proceduresas well as broaden their skillslearning new procedures and services. We have service line specialties that provide the Surgical Technician with a wide range of surgical specialties. These include Neurosurgery/, Ear/Nose/Throat/Oral, Orthopedics/Plastic Surgery, Gynecology/Urology, General/Oncology, Transplant/Vascular and Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery. We provide many opportunities for you to grow the depth and breadth of your expertise as an OR Surgical Tech. We invite you to join our superior surgical team.

    We are currently seeking both experienced and Newly graduated Surgical Techs; and we offer a great career ladder for our Surgical Techs. Listed below are the requirements for our Surgical Techs at each level and we are looking for all!

    Requirements for Surgical Tech Level 1:
    •High School Diploma or equivalent is required.
    •Completion of an accredited surgical technologist program is required.
    •American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider (BLS) or an AHA approved equivalent is required upon hire

    Requirements for Surgical Tech Level 2:
    •Two years of full-time equivalent experience as a Surgical Technologist is required.
    •High School Diploma or equivalent is required. Completion of an accredited surgical technologist program is required.
    •American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider (BLS) or an AHA approved equivalent is required upon hire.

    Requirements for Surgical Tech Level 3:
    •Three years of full-time equivalent experience as a Surgical Technologist is required.
    •High School Diploma or equivalent is required.
    •Completion of an accredited surgical technologist program is required.
    •American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider (BLS) or an AHA approved equivalent is required upon hire.
    •Surgical Technician Certification by the Association of Surgical Technologist is required.

    We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer who values and maintains an environment that attracts, recruits, engages and retains a diverse workforce. As a federal contractor/subcontractor, we take affirmative action in employment based on race, sex, disability and status as a protected veteran. We welcome protected veterans to share their priority consideration status with us at 262-439-1961. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

    Posting ID: 556643351Posted: 2020-05-21