Northshore University Hospital Surgical Technologist, Operating Room in Evanston, Illinois

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Position Overview

We are currently seeking a Surgical Technologist in the Operating Room at Evanston Hospital in Evanston, IL. This is a full-time position and is benefits eligible. Hours will be scheduled primarily from 11:00am - 7:30pm and will include rotating shifts on nights and weekends. On-call availability is required.

Responsibilities

In this role, you will:

•Perform scrub person duties during the intraoperative phase of surgical procedures

•Assist in the preparation and dispensing of instruments, equipment and supplies required for surgical procedures

•Conduct all instrument, needle, sharps and sponge counts, as well as handle specimens

•Assist in the application of dressings or casts and moving patients

•Assist in decontamination/reprocessing area when assigned

•Maintain inventory in Operating Room and on carts

Our ideal candidate will have:

•High school graduate or equivalent required

•Graduate from an approved surgical technologist school or minimum of 3 years experience as a surgical technologist or equivalent preferred

•CPR certification required

•Certified Operating Room Technician (CORT) preferred

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Job: *NorthShore Jobs

Organization: *Evanston Hospital

Title: Surgical Technologist, Operating Room

Location: IL-Evanston

Requisition ID: 61586