Certified Surgical Tech

Location: Metairie, Louisiana

Posted: 01/11/2021

Job Description:

We are looking for a Certified Surgical Tech (scrub tech) for a wonderful client in Metairie.

The ideal candidate will have a strong work ethic and will be more than capable of handling a busy schedule. We are looking for a candidate that can demonstrate a near-perfect work performance even while working under pressure. This position will be in both surgery and clinic. This is a demanding specialty surgery practice so previous experience working as a certified scrub tech for a specialty practice is preferred. Proof of certification will be required.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and organize the operating room equipment, instruments, and supplies as required for various surgical procedures
  • Anticipate surgeon and patient needs during a procedure
  • Prepare, check, and monitor medications, and assist with dressings
  • Set up a sterile and sanitary environment, and maintain the sterile field for the patient during procedures
  • Utilize correct body mechanics in moving, transporting, and positioning patients, stretchers, and/or tables in order to prevent injury to patient and personnel
  • Follow relevant safety and sanitation guidelines
  • Participate in orientation and education of all operating room staff on an ongoing basis
  • Participate in stocking and restocking medical supplies
  • Inspect, replace, and sterilize medical instruments
  • Provide surgeons and patients with necessary instruments, supplies, and equipment

Job Qualifications:

Must be certified and able to show proof of certification.

Prior ortho experience a HUGE PLUS. Prior experience in a specialty surgery practice preferred.

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