Providence Certified Surgical Technologist *$2,000 Sign-On Bonus* in Polson, Montana
Providence is calling a Certified Surgical Technologist ( Operating Room , Days, 1.0 FTE) to Providence St. Joseph Medical Center in Polson, Montana. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
*$2,000 sign-on bonus & relocation package available for qualified external candidates*
In this position you will:
Anticipate surgeon’s needs throughout procedures.
Assist Circulating Nurse in proper identification of specimens.
Assist in draping patient and operative area.
Assist surgical team with safe transfer of patient from carrier to OR table and from table back to carrier.
Assist with patient transportation as needed, following established safety guidelines.
Assist, under RN circulator supervision, with circulation duties.
At the end of the surgery, assist in applying dressings and preparing patient for transfer to carrier and PACU.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High School Diploma or GED
Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technologist Program
Current Basic Life Saving (BLS) certification through the American Heart Association (AHA)
CST designation, or obtained when caregiver meets testing eligibility requirements.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
One yearOperating Room experience
GI endoscopy experience
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Joseph Medical Center is a 22-bed critical access hospital in beautiful northwest Montana employing nearly 250 employees, including physicians. With expanding services, building renovations and outstanding technology, our community hospital is the heart of medical care in Polson, Montana and the large, sparsely populated surrounding area. We have close ties to Providence St. Patrick Hospital and Health Sciences Center, Providence's tertiary center located 66 miles away in Missoula.
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As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Surgical Techs
Req ID: 272672