Job #2736: Healthcare
Title:Certified Surgical Technologist
Job Location:Palm Springs
Global Service Resources, Inc.,a leading Healthcare staffing company has an opening for Certified Surgical Tech Desert Regional Medical Center in Palm Springs, CA.
A surgical technologist is present within the operation room and provides help to surgeons, nurses, and anesthesiologists. The technologist will hand necessary instruments to the surgeon, so that the surgery can be more easily be performed. It is important to be able to anticipate which devices the surgeon will use, so that no time is lost.
+ Certain equipment may also be monitored by the technologist, such as machinery relating to the observance of vital signs.
+ Set up and maintain surgical field, collaborating with nurses and doctors and assisting where required.
+ Assemble, transport, and retrieve surgical equipment, ensuring all pieces leave the room.
+ Keep all needed surgical equipment at the ready, including sterile linens, saline, lights, suction machines, etc.
+ Inspect, maintain, decontaminate, and repair surgical equipment, keeping inventory records up to date.
+ Conduct pre- and post-surgery patient care, including shaving, transporting, and applying dressings.
+ Basic Life Support (BLS) ONLYby American Heart Association
+ Certified Surgical Technologist
+ 2 years of experience as a Surgical Technologist
+ 1 year of travel experience
Copies of certifications and personal documents will be requested.
This is a contract position for 13 weeks. Working hours are 7:00AM to 7:00 PM with an estimated start date of 3/5/19.
Job Types: Full-time, Contract