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Surgical Technologist

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SURGICAL TECHNOLOGIST  - ST. VINCENT'S 119 HEALTH & WELLNESS

Full-Time; Monday - Friday, 5:30/6:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. with assigned late days 

As an Associate with St. Vincent's Health System-AL, you will have the opportunity to facilitate the safe and efficient performance of surgical procedures.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepares surgical operating suite with sterile and non-sterile instruments and supplies.
  • Hands required and requested instruments and supplies to surgeon during surgery.
  • Assists with preparing, transporting, positioning and draping patients.
  • Maintains instruments in an organized manner and monitors and tracks instruments counts throughout procedures.
  • Assists surgeons provision of hemostasis during surgery.

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • American Heart Association (AHA) BLS must be valid for 90 days post start date or must be renewed prior to start date

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience; Associate's degree; or Technical degree required

Work Experience:

  • None required.

Job Preference - Skills, Education and Experience:

  • Scrub Tech with at least 2 years experience setting up sterile field and assisting surgeons. 
  • Either an Associate Degree Scrub Technologist degree or minimum of 2 years on the job training.   

In Alabama, St. Vincent's Health System operates five hospitals (St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent's Chilton, St. Vincent’s East, and St. Vincent’s St. Clair) in addition to several other healthcare facilities. St. Vincent's Health System employs more than 4,800 associates and has been serving Birmingham for more than 118 years.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations.  In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.                                         

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

St. Vincent's participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-verify link below for more information.  

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      Job ID: 390250
      Category: Surgical Services
      Ministry: St. Vincent's Health System, AL
      Location: Hoover, AL

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