CVOR Surgical Technologist

Location: Grand Junction, CO
Date Posted: 04-21-2016
Job Title: CVOR Surgical Technologist
Location: Grand Junction, CO.
Duration: Full Time
Salary:     Competitive


Job Description:
**Exciting opportunity for a CVOR Tech in Colorado!**
**Position is eligible for sign-on bonus and relocation assistance!**

Description:
This position assists the surgical team by acting as the primary scrub person who handles the instruments, supplies and equipment during surgical procedures.
Maintains constant vigilance for the maintenance of the sterile field.

Checks supplies/instrumentation and equipment needed for surgical procedures and ensures they are working properly.
Opens sterile supplies and sets up the table for each surgical procedure.
Provides a sterile field for surgical procedures.
Ensures that the members of the surgical team are properly attired and assists the surgeon with draping the patient to isolate the operative site.

Assists in the maintenance of the sterile field by applying principles of aseptic techniques and informing the surgeon/surgical team of infractions.
Passes instruments and supplies to the surgeon.
Counts sponges and sharps with the RN prior to the surgery and before the incision is closed.
Cleans and prepares the instruments for sterilization.
Assists in the maintenance of specialty surgical services.
Prepares the sterile dressing for the patient’s incision.

Qualifications:
Successful completion of an accredited Operating Room/Surgical Tech program, required
Current certification as a Certified Surgical Technologist, required
Possess a current Basic Life Support Certification, or obtain certification within one month of employment, required Two years of surgical tech experience, preferred
 
Candidate Details
2+ to 5 years experience
Minimum Education - Certification
 
Skills and Certifications:
Successful completion of an accredited Operating Room/Surgical Tech program
Current certification as a Certified Surgical Technologist
Possess a current Basic Life Support Certification, or obtain certification within one month of empl
Two years of surgical tech experience
Must have US citizenship
 
Ideal Candidate
An individual who have worked no less than the last two years in a level 1 trauma center, large hospital, high acute setting as a CVOR Surg Tech
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