Certified Surgical Technician
5 Years of Experience Required
The Instument Tech II CHO-OS (WC) is responsible for the surgical set up of the OR, as well as assisting the surgeon during procedures. He/she is accountable for storage of all supplies, instruments, and equipment maintained by the department. The Instrument Tech II CHO-OS (WC) reports to the Clinical Administrator of the Department of Surgical Services of CHRCO.
Education:High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent.
License/Certifications: Current Basic Life Support (BLS) card required. Certification as a Surgical Technician required unless grandfathered into the position
Minimum Experience: Five (5) years experience as an Instrument Technologist required
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:Basic computer knowledge - required. Self-motivated, ability to work independently with little or no supervision - required
Sit: Up to 3 hours/day
Stand/Walk: 6-8 hours
Band/Stoop: Up to 6 hours
Reach: Up to 6 hours
Rep Use of UE/Grasp: Up to 6 hours
Lift/Push/Pull: 50 lbs, over 50# with assistance or equipment
This job requires the ability to hear alarms clients and/or instruction. The ability to see accurately from 20 inches to 20-ft. Reasonable accomodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function of this position.
Prolonged, extensive or considerable standing/walking
Lifting/positioning/pushing (up to 50 pounds)
Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching
Manual dexterity and mobility
Ability to move quickly
Ability to adjust vision sufficiently to perform duties
Regularly exposed to the risk of contagious and bloodborne diseases
Subject to varying and unpredictable situations
Exposure to unpleasant elements (accidents, injuries, illness)
Emergency and crisis situations
Subject to irregular hours
Occasional pressure due to multiple calls and inquiries
Occasional exposure to radiation hazards, radioactive substances, anesthetic gasses and biohazardous material.