Travel Surgical Technologist - Operating Room - (Surg Tech - OR)

  1. Bellingham,WA
  2. Aug 31, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Surgical Technologists
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12921793 Job Description & Requirements
Surgical Technologist - Operating Room - (Surg Tech - OR)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 8 D/E Pay Rate: $23.00 - 25.00

Founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace in 1891, is
a nonprofit tertiary care hospital providing comprehensive specialty care in northwest Washington. The medical
and technology resources combined with the caring atmosphere of a community hospital and
centers of excellence in cardiovascular, cancer, spine and joint replacements ensure patients receive exceptional
medicine and compassionate care.

Surgical technologists work under the direction of a team of surgical personnel and assist in surgical operations as needed. Surgical technicians are responsible for preparing the OR, which includes setting up surgical equipment and instruments, as well as passing those instruments to surgeons during the procedure. Settings include:

  • Ambulatory
  • OR
  • Outpatient
  • CVOR
  • First assist
  • Labor, delivery, recovery & postpartum
  • Pediatrics OR

    Required Qualifications
    Basic Life Support Certification through American Heart Association
    1+ years of OR experience
    Must have Cardiac Scrub Experience


    Preferred Qualifications
    Washington State Certification

    About the Facility
    This 233-bed hospital is accredited by The Joint Commission and the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, with its pulmonology and diabetes / endocrinology specialties rated as "high performing" by U.S. News & World Report. Surgical care, cancer diagnosis and treatment, cardiovascular care, and many other specialties are also offered.

    Facility Location
    Framed by towering Mt. Baker, Bellingham offers the best in skiing, snowboarding, arts, culture and charming neighborhoods. Whether you like to spend your time at festivals and museums or prefer adventurous outdoor activities, Bellingham offers plenty of options. Miles of trails, scenic coastal inlets and plenty of green landscape characterize this northern Washington city.

    Job Benefits
    Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:


    • Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
    • Medical plans with dental and vision
    • Complimentary, high-quality private housing
    • 401(k) and flex spending options
    • Life insurance
    • Accident and short-term disability coverage
    • Free continuing education (CE) courses
    • Travel allowances
    • Guaranteed pay program
    • Tuition discount program
    • Referral bonuses


    About the Company
    Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation's top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.

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