Surgical Technician
Scripps Mercy Chula Vista
 Chula Vista, CA

At Scripps Health, you will

experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as

one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work. You’ll be surrounded by people

committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their

teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.

Scripps Mercy Hospital, Chula Vista

is located approximately eight miles from the Mexico border, serving San Diego

County’s fast-growing South Bay communities. Our highly skilled team

thrives in an environment that is family-oriented and where everyone is ready

to jump in and help each other succeed. Excellence in patient and

family-centered care is extremely important, and has resulted in our high

patient satisfaction scores.

Join our team as a Surgical Tech

where you will ensure OR rooms are ready for surgery, including all

case-specific supplies and equipment are sterile and ready for use. You will also:

  • monitor for sterile field throughout procedure, scrub
    for cases and anticipate the needs of the physician and operating team.
  • take initiative to utilize appropriate support services to
    resolve issues, position and transport patients and organize room cleanup
    and ensure efficient room turnover, including decontaminating equipment as
    necessary.

Our team remains committed to

professional development, dedication to their team members and best care

practices and making patients feel comfortable with and informed about their

care. Our surgical support staff focus on the unique skills required for

assisting patients before, during, and after procedures.

This is a

12 hour Casual position.

Required Qualifications

  • One
    (1) year of recent experience as a Surgical Technologist or completion of
    an accredited Surgical Technologist training program.
  • Current
    BLS from the American Heart Association
  • Excellent
    communication skills. Basic computer skills. Able to multi-task and work
    well in a team environment. Detail oriented and able work well in a fast-paced,
    high stress environment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2
    years’ experience in the main OR
  • CST
    Certification