Providence Health & Services Certified Surgical Technician in Missoula, Montana
Providence is calling a Surgical Technician (Operating Room, Variable Shift, 0.8 Flex FTE) to St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable. .
The 24-Flex position is filled by an employee who is regularly scheduled 32 hours or greater per week or 64 hours or greater per pay period which includes a scheduled flex shift of 8, 10, or 12 hours per week or per pay period that they are obligated to work unless the flex shift is canceled. Flex employees receive full-time employee health insurance benefits, even though some weeks they may get “flexed down” and only work 24 hours for that week.
In this position you will:
Set up and maintain a sterile field.
Prepare the surgical environment for the patient and the procedure being performed.
Maintain familiarity, function and proper care of all operating room equipment and instruments.
Work closely with the surgical patient and the perioperative team, and assist the surgeon, as necessary, during procedures.
Initiate responsibility for care of specimens.
Anticipate the needs of the surgical team according to the requirements of the procedure.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technician program
Current National Certified Surgical Technician certification required within 3 months of hire
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification through the American Heart Association
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- One year Operating Room experience
About the hospital you will serve.
St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana has more than 250 licensed beds and serves patients from 17 counties. We have been recognized as a Thomson Reuters Top 100 Hospital and among many other awards, have earned the Premier Award for Quality award repeatedly. Missoula is halfway between Yellowstone and Glacier National Park. It is a university city of 65,000, surrounded by big sky, scenic mountains, forests and renowned rivers.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Surgical Techs
Req ID: 249451