Certified Surgical Technologist
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- Rockport, ME
- Pen Bay Medical Center
- Per Diem - Day Shift
- Laboratory Support
- Req #: 140702
- Position Summary
- 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)
- Education: Graduate of an accredited school of Surgical Technology.
- License/Certifications: Must hold National Certification as an Operating Room Technologist or be able to obtain within 12 months of hire. Basic Life Support Certification within six months.
- Experience: One year of surgical practice preferred.
- 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.
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.