Providence Health & Services Surgical Core Technician in Everett, Washington


Providence is calling a Surgical Core Technician to Providence Health & Services in Everett, WA

This is a 1.0 FTE, day shift position.

The Surgical Core Technician is a leader of a SSNA team that maintains the physical environment of the OR and procedural areas (Cath lab, EP and IR) at the highest level of cleanliness, both from an appearance and infection control standpoint.This position is accountable for a smooth efficient case turnover by assisting the surgical team before, during, and after the surgical procedure.

Responsibilities include working with perioperative staff setting up and turning over surgical procedures, expediting the flow of instrumentation between processing and surgery and acquiring additional supplies and equipment.

In this position you will:

  • Complete case carts as prescribed by the Resource Maps

  • Recognize age and size of patient as a relevant factor, and applies knowledge in room preparation

  • Communicate with related departments to obtain supplies and equipment

  • Demonstrate excellent time management skills by facilitating room turnovers

  • Perform all pertinent tasks using aseptic technique

  • Assist with orientation of staff including Surgical Technicians and SSNAs

  • As a lead help will act as a resource for other Scrub Techs and SSNAs


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Graduate of an accredited surgical technologist training program – Surgical Technology

  • Demonstrated skills in handling instruments and equipment

  • Demonstrated experience in surgical practice, communicating, delegating or coordinating in a complex environment and providing educational instruction

  • Surgical Technologist State Registration

  • CPR

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Two years’ experience as a surgical technologist or Core Technician in an acute care facility

  • Surgical Tech Certification

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA is the state’s most award-winning hospital for medical care; having received the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence four years in a row. Our new state-of-the-art 12 story hospital tower and the implementation of an electronic medical records system will significantly enhance our patient’s experience throughout the continuum of care.

The hospital is located in Snohomish County on the Sound and close to the mountains, so outdoor activities such as snow skiing, kayaking, and golfing are at your doorstep. The communities in Snohomish have all the comforts and appeal of small towns, with historical districts, beautiful homes, interesting boutiques, and unique restaurants, yet the city life of Seattle and Bellevue are just 30 minutes south, while the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, BC lies only 2 hours north.

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

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, 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 Techs

Location: Washington-Everett

Req ID: 160086