Certified Surgical Technician
- Rockport, ME
- Pen Bay Medical Center
- Full Time - Day Shift
- Professional - Clinical
- Req #: 124632
$3,000 Sign-On Bonus
Full-time positions - 32+ hours/per week
Part-time positions prorated - 20-31.9 hours/per week
Eligible Candidates are graduates of an accredited school of Surgical Technology and must hold national certifications as an Operating Room Technologist or be able to obtain within 12 months of hire. New graduates and previous MaineHealth employees with more than 3 months of separation are eligible. Current MaineHealth employees are not eligible.
*This position is currently eligible for our Loan Forgiveness Program and Relocation Reimbursement. Please ask for details!
Under the supervision of nursing and medicine, facilitates the safe and effective provision of invasive surgical procedures, encompassing neonates to geriatric clients. This individual possess the expertise in the theory and application of sterile and aseptic technique combines the knowledge of human anatomy, surgical procedures and implementation of tools and technologies to support patient outcomes.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
- Graduate of an accredited school of Surgical Technology
- One year of surgical practice preferred.
- Must hold National Certification as an Operating Room Technologist or be able to obtain within 12 months of hire.
- BCLS Certification
- Completes unit-based competencies.
- Demonstrates the knowledge of infection control in the unit.
- Demonstrates sound judgment and critical surgical thinking skills in practice.
- Identifies potential requirement intra-operatively.
About Pen Bay Medical Center
Pen Bay Medical Center is an integrated community healthcare system serving the people of Midcoast Maine, a 99-bed, full-service community hospital overlooking beautiful Penobscot Bay in Rockport. Pen Bay Medical Center is committed to providing high – quality, compassionate, person – centered healthcare to all individuals in the communities we serve.
The more than 1,500 employees throughout Pen Bay Medical Center – the largest employer in Knox County – share a pride in working for an organization that takes care of our families, friends and neighbors. At Pen Bay we deliver care with a personal touch to every patient, within a supportive, pleasant and healing atmosphere.
MaineHealth offers comprehensive benefits, paid time off, and much more!
We offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our package includes health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.
MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system consisting of eight local hospital systems, a comprehensive behavioral healthcare network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and over 19,000 employees. It is the largest health system in northern New England and provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire.
With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you’ll be working with healthcare professionals that truly value the people around them – both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the wellbeing of our communities and employees. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Our care – and the science behind that care – is top rate. Join us and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to another level.