Surgical Tech - Per Diem Tucson Surgery Center
This Surgical Tech position is PRN days - No Nights, No Weekends, No Holidays! No Call! Great opportunity for an experienced surgical technician in a busy multi-specialty outpatient surgery center. Working at the Tucson Surgery Center located at 2121 N Craycroft Road, Tucson, AZ 85712
What you'll do:
The Surgical Technologist assists in the care of the surgical patient applying principles of asepsis to perform scrub duties and related activities for surgical procedures, arranging and inventorying sterile set-up for operations and passing items to doctors and nurses as needed and assists in preparing and moving patients and in cleaning the operating theater.
Works under the supervision of the Registered Nurse.
What we offer:
Our Surgical Techs enjoy a robust benefits package including health insurance, flexible scheduling, Tuition Reimbursement, and up to $10K for student loan payments among many others!
As a Northwest Employee you will often receive newsletters from our Executive Officers, invitations to participate in fun onsite celebrations such as "Employee of the Month" and other engaging activities and recognition for our Healthcare Superheroes!
Position Qualifications/Minimum Requirements
Completion of accredited Surgical Technician program
-OR- 2 years of on-the-job training
-OR- 7 years of experience working in the field
-OR- Military training program with 2 years surgical tech experience"
Licenses/Certifications: "Required: BLS (American Heart Association or American Red Cross)
Preferred: Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) or Tech in Surgery-Certified (TS-C) "
Northwest Medical Center is a 300-bed hospital offering a full range of healthcare services including emergency services, accredited chest pain and heart failure programs, neurology and neurosurgery, outpatient imaging, a nationally accredited surgical weight loss program, total joint program, spine program and stroke center (recognized with Gold Seal designations by The Joint Commission), robotic surgery, GI lab, a free-standing women’s center, inpatient rehabilitation facility, wound care center, five urgent care facilities, and three ambulatory surgery centers. NMC also has several affiliated physician practices including Northwest Allied Physicians offering primary care and a wide range of specialists, Desert Cardiology of Tucson, Heart Center of Southern Arizona and Northwest Heart & Vascular. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.