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

  1. Washington,DC
  2. Aug 31, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Surgical Technologists
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12915616 Job Description & Requirements
Surgical Technologist - Operating Room - (Surg Tech - OR)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 8 D/E/N Pay Rate: $25.00 - 27.00

Over the course of its 145-year history of providing the finest primary, secondary and tertiary health care services, our hospital, a Level 1 Trauma Center, has become one of the most comprehensive health care facilities in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. It offers medical students a superior learning environment and opportunities to observe or participate in ground-breaking clinical and research work with professionals who are changing the face of health care. It also currently holds five prestigious NIH awards that position us for research growth.

Our enterprise includes the Colleges of Medicine, Dentistry, and Pharmacy, Nursing and Allied Health Sciences. Since its inception, we have conferred over 28,300 doctoral and professional degrees to scientists and health care professionals, the majority whom are from underrepresented and disadvantaged populations.

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
    BLS
    Strong ortho and neuro skillset
    Need quick start


    Preferred Qualifications
    Travel experience

    Facility Location
    With its impressive memorials, museums, sprawling parks and cherry blossom-lined avenues, Washington, D.C. and its surrounding areas, is always a popular destination for traveling health care professionals. Aside from this region’s renowned medical facilities and career-enhancing opportunities, visitors enjoy indulging in the many cultural attractions and festivities that the nation’s capital has to offer.



    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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