Surgical Technician Job

Full Job Title: Surgical Technician

Job Number: 17010791

Facility: SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - St. Louis

Location: St. Louis, MO

Schedule: Full Time, 8 Hour Day, Days, Evenings, Weekends

Hours: 6:30-3 (4 days) a week and 12-8:30 (1 day) a week


Role Purpose:
Functions as a member of the team through the provision of specific surgical care measures.
    • Contributes to Exceptional Clinical Outcomes by accurate identification of patient, prep shaving, and patient chart preparation.
    • Contributes to Exceptional Safety/Clinical outcomes by assisting in the sterile preparation of the operating room prior to surgery by opening instruments, preparing sutures, and organizing supplies.
    • Contributes to Exceptional Safe outcomes by scrubbing for cases following established aseptic techniques.
    • Contributes to Exceptional Clinical Outcomes by appropriate handling of surgical specimens including transportation, logging and input into the health record.


Minimum Qualifications:
  • HS diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • OR tech certification preferred
  • Prefer minimum 1 year OR experience
  • Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technician training program

The 525-bed SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - St. Louis is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the Saint Louis University Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. St. Mary's Hospital - St. Louis offers a wide variety of outpatient services, including cardiovascular and open-heart surgery, high-risk obstetrics and comprehensive women's breast health services. The hospital was recognized with the 2008 and 2010 Premier Award for Quality.

SSM Health is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. Learn More »

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