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Providence Surgical Technologist - Surgery *$10K Sign On Bonus* in Olympia, Washington


Providence is calling a Surgical Technologist (0.9 FTE, Day shft) to work in the Surgery at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA

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$10,000. Hiring Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begin on your first day of employment.

The Surgical Technologist will be under the supervision and direction of the Perioperative Nurse, collaborates with OR team in providing efficient, safe, cost effective patient care outcomes. The OR Technician will be proficient in all specialties and will take call as scheduled.

In this position you will:

  • Provide safe, efficient scrubbing technique for all specialties

  • Facilitate the availability of supplies, and properly maintained equipment and Instruments for surgical cases

  • Provide sterile instrumentation for surgical cases

  • Maintain a quiet environment during induction of anesthetic and waking the patient

  • Acknowledge concerns of patient while they are awake

  • Recognize patient anxiety, and help decrease stimulation

  • Ensure a sterile field is set up and maintained throughout each surgical case by implementation of aseptic technique and Body Substance Isolation (BSI)

  • Provide safe care to patient and provides safe environment for personnel in the OR suite

  • Ensure integrity of pathology specimen for transport to Pathology

  • Ensure proper maintenance of equipment and instrumentation

  • Ensure all instrumentation is accounted for at end of case

  • Ensure safety of Sterile Processing Department personnel when sending down case carts

  • Identify performance improvement concerns with team members

  • Maintain Patient Confidentiality

  • Adhere to hospital system requirements for Patient Rights and Confidentiality

  • Perform duties in Support Roles

  • Supports staff for lunches and breaks

  • Provides competent care appropriate to the patient population

  • Locate and acquire all supplies and equipment needed to complete case carts

  • Pick PPDs accurately and efficiently for next day scheduled surgery

Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Washington State Surgical Technologist Registration

  • American Heart Association (AHA) - Basic Life Support (BLS)

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an approved Operation Room Technician Program

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

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

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

Requsition ID: P357490
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Surgical/Perioperative Services
Job Function: Clinical Care
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Career Track: Clinical Support
Department: 3030 SURG GEN MAIN 1ST FLR
Address: WA Olympia 413 Lilly Rd NE

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.