OR/SURGICAL TECHNOLOGIST FIRST ASSIST - SURGERY in Reno, NV at Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center

Date Posted: 1/6/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    235 West 6th Street
    Reno, NV
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  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
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Job Description

Recently recognized as one of America’s Top 250 Best Hospitals by Healthgrades, Saint Mary’s is an acute care and general medical/surgical hospital with a complete range of services, including Women's and Children's services, Home Care, Hospice and Palliative Care, a nationally accredited Center for Cancer, a full-service Heart and Vascular Institute and a multi-specialty Medical Group. Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center was named as the state's first Nationally Accredited Breast Center of Excellence and is the only hospital offering CyberKnife, a non-invasive radiation delivery system in northern Nevada.
For more information visit our website at https://www.saintmarysreno.com/
Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center is located in Reno, NV and is known as The Biggest Little City in the World. Located in the high desert of Northern Nevada, Reno is just a quick drive from beautiful Lake Tahoe, allowing for convenient access to outdoor activities in both the winter snow and summer sunshine. Reno is a vibrant and growing community that hosts several notable events each year including the Reno Rodeo, Hot August Nights, Rib Cook Off, Street Vibrations, and the Reno Air Balloon Race.
Department: Surgery 
Status: Full Time - 40 hours/week
Shift: Varied
Under direct guidance and or supervision of the primary operative surgeon, The OR/Surgical Tech First Assist assists the in the Perioperative care of patients, in surgery, and performs duties as assigned.
1.     High School diploma or GED
2.     Graduate of a Certified Surgical Technologist training program preferred
3.     Graduate of a recognized Certified Surgical First Assist program
4.     BLS Certification (AHA only)
5.     Experience in an acute care setting preferred
6.     Minimum of one year surgical scrub experience in an acute care setting preferred.
7.   Certified Surgical First Assist required.
Employees must be in their current position for a minimum of six calendar months and not received any disciplinary action within the last six months to apply and be considered for a transfer.
We are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources.  EEO is the Law: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf