Surgical (Intern) Technologist

Allied Health

SwedishAmerican / A Division of UW Health


Temporary Position

Day Shift



Works under the direction of the preceptor as a scrubbed member of the operating room team, plans for and prepares the sterile field with sterile instruments and supplies, anticipating the surgeon's needs throughout the procedures. Participates in continuous quality improvement activities and educational experiences in support of departmental and divisional nursing philosophy and objectives, as well as, Health System initiatives.

High School diploma required.  Currently enrolled in an approved surgical technologist program and in good standing.

Currently enrolled in an approved surgical technologist program.

Successful completion of annual clinical, age and job specific competencies and skill verification tools required.  Demonstrated knowledge of aseptic technique required.  Familiarity with medical terminology.  Good organizational skills required.  Ability to communicate in English both verbally and in writing.