Surgical Technologist - Ambulatory Surgery
Scripps Clinic
 San Diego, 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.

Caring for San Diegans since 1924,

Scripps Clinic is San Diego’s first choice for exceptional primary care and

highly specialized care, offering a comprehensive range of medical and surgical

services that are nationally recognized for quality, excellence and innovation.

From primary to specialty care, our team-based model is designed to provide the

best possible care and outcomes.

Scripps Clinic Carmel Valley Ambulatory Surgery Center is accredited

by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care

equipped with four operating rooms and 14 pre-and post-operative recovery bays,

specializing in orthopedic surgery, gynecologic procedures, eye procedures and

pain management.

The Surgical Tech will do the following:

  • Ensure operating
    rooms are ready for surgery, including all case-specific supplies and equipment
    are sterile and ready for use.
  • Monitor sterile field throughout procedure.
    Scrubs for cases, anticipates the needs of the physician and operating team.
  • Takes initiative to utilize appropriate support services to resolve issues.
  • Positions and transports patients.
  • Organizes room cleanup and ensures efficient
    room turnover, including decontaminating equipment as necessary.
  • Coordinates
    outside vendors and trains others that work in the operating room as needed.

This

is a Casual position (M-F) working either 6:30a-3p or 9a-5:30p.

Required:

  • One year of recent experience as a Surgical
    Technologist or completion of an accredited Surgical Technologist training
    program.
  • 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.
  • Current American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare
    Provider required

Preferred:

  • CST Preferred
  • Eye experience
  • Ambulatory surgery experience