Swedish Medical Center Surgical Technologist in Edmonds, Washington

Description:

Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Surgical Technologist to work at Swedish Edmonds in Edmonds, WA.

This is a 1.0 FTE, day shift position.

The Surgical Technologist will work as a member of the surgical team under the supervision of a registered nurse, with the surgeon, anesthesiologist, and other medical support personnel to provide patient care.

In this position you will:

  • Serve in the primary scrub role during assigned core procedures

  • Coordinate equipment, supplies and instrumentation according to the surgeon’s preference cards

  • Assist team member with positioning, moving and transporting patients

  • Assist with preparation and draping of patient

  • Function competently within multiple specialty areas and serves in a flexible scrub role with minimal notice

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Certificate of completion of a Surgical Technician vocational program or documentation of equivalent training

  • Registered as a Surgical Technologist with the State of Washington

  • CPR certified

  • National certification by the Liaison Council on Certification for Surgical Technologist (ST)

  • Prior experience in an acute care facility

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Experience in a hospital operating room

About the Edmonds Campus:

Swedish/Edmonds (formerly Stevens Hospital) has been providing sound and thoughtful care for patients in the greater Seattle area for more than 45 years. We pride ourselves in employing only the most qualified and caring professionals. We are not simply a hospital or a workplace. We are a family. We are a community. Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of the community through local, high-quality and compassionate health care services. On Sept. 1, 2010, Stevens joined the Swedish family and became Swedish/Edmonds to create an innovative, regional health-care delivery network that provides more local services, while giving residents greater access to the latest medical treatments and the comprehensive services of the Swedish system.

The Swedish/Edmonds campus includes:

  • 217 licensed beds

  • 450 of the most qualified physicians and specialists on medical staff

  • 1,400 staff including clinical and non-clinical personnel

  • Full scope of medical and surgical services, including Level IV Trauma emergency medicine, diagnostic, treatment and support services

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details

https://caregiver.ehr.com

Our Mission

Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the Greater Seattle Area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 183 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Great Puget Sound area. Swedish employs more than 13,000 employees and 4,200 physicians. Whether through physician clinics, health education, research and innovation or other means of outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Surgical Services

Location: Washington-Edmonds

Req ID: 184753