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

  1. Seattle,WA
  2. Sep 02, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Surgical Technologists
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12971408 Job Description & Requirements
Surgical Technologist - Operating Room - (Surg Tech - OR)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 N, 8 N Pay Rate: $22.00 - 24.00

We are the only level 1 pediatric and adult trauma center for a 4.5 state region as such we do a large volume of orthopedics. Having said this we also have a vast array of other services we do that are not orthopedic. We do not do knee replacements and very infrequent hip replacements. There are many other services that have a vast variety of cases such as Spine, Vascular, Thoracics, Craniofacial, Burns, General surgery, Opthalmology, ENT, Neurosurgical.

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
    1. WA CST certification
    Surgical Tech 2 yrs. in OR

    Preferred Qualifications
    Preferred Level 1 Trauma

    About the Facility
    Considered one of the premier burn centers in the U.S., this medical center offers boasts the only Level 1 trauma and burn center (adult and pediatric) in its state and is also nationally ranked for its orthopedic and pulmonology programs. Licensed for 413 beds, this hospital is also a teaching hospital that's affiliated with the local university's school of medicine and is accredited by The Joint Commission and the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).

    Facility Location
    Surrounded by snow-covered peaks and sparkling bays, Seattle is one of the West’s most alluring cities. Relax at a sidewalk café and enjoy a latté, stroll along a waterfront park at sunset, go kayaking on Lake Union or shop for fresh fare at festive Pike Place Market. Here’s your chance to work at Seattle’s finest hospitals and to enjoy the many adventures that abound in this sparkling Northwest gem.

    Job Benefits
    NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

    About the Company
    NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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    12971408

    NursesRx

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