VCU Health System's Children's Hospital Ambulatory Operating Room is seeking a full time Surgical Tech Coordinator. Theirprimary duties will include working in collaboration with the Children's Surgery Clinical Coordinator to ensure that appropriate equipment and supplies are available for surgical cases, the sterile field is set up and prepared correctly, and maintaining communication between Sterile Processing and the OR; serving as a technical resource for Surgical Technologists utilizing advanced level skills and knowledge; and functioning as an operating room Surgical Technologist, as needed, for all surgeries under the direct supervision of the RN circulator.
Advice and guidance are sought from the Circulator/STM on an as neededsituational basis and when there is a major impact on activity outside theunit/team.
On-call is required.
High School Diploma or equivalent
Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology Program or a military training program
Current AHA, BLS, HCP Certification
Current Surgical Technologist Certification
Minimum 3-5 years' experience as a Surgical Technologist with at least2 years in a specific practice area
Previous experience in a Level I Trauma Center and/or academic medical center
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.