Job Code: 03191-61612
Days (rotating weekends)
Position Summary: This position supports the mission of The Medical Center of Aurora/Centennial Medical Plaza of optimizing the quality of life of all those served by expanding beyond the traditional focus on medical needs to the needs of the whole person. Technician is experienced in all aspects of aseptic technique, responsible for scrubbing and passing instruments and equipment during surgical procedures; sets up operating room and supplies needed for day/following day’s schedule; breaking down cases at the end of the procedure; orients new employees and is available for call assigned on a scheduled basis. When need arises, will perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.
Licensure/Certification/Registration: Completion of an accredited Surgical Technician program. Certification required. BLS required
Education: Graduate of accredited Surgical Technician Program
Experience: One to two years experience as surgical technician preferred, competent as Surgery Tech and Surgery Tech II
Special Qualifications: Advanced knowledge in the scrub role and responsibilities for multiple surgical specialties (i.e. Craniotomies, Cardiac, Complex Spine). Demonstrates good organizational skills, communicates positively and professionally with all internal and external customers. Knowledgeable in sterile technique, set up and maintenance of sterile field, surgical instruments and equipment.
Last Edited: 02/17/2017