This is a multi-specialty ambulatory surgery center. Responsibilities include pulling instruments and checking that correct supplies on cases, organizing and coordinating turnover of instruments and equipment with the Operating Room (OR) team and Sterile Process Distribution. The Surgical Technologist is also responsible for communicating with OR teams regarding instrument and equipment status.
Sharp Grossmont Hospital is the largest not-for-profit, full-service acute care hospital in the region with 536 beds. The hospital has outstanding programs in heart care, orthopedics, rehabilitation, robotic surgery, mental health, stroke care and women’s health. In addition, the hospital’s Emergency and Critical Care Center is one of the most technologically advanced emergency and intensive care facilities in the nation.
Sharp Grossmont Hospital is nationally recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for patient care and nursing practices. This designation is the “gold standard” for patient care and nursing excellence and is the highest honor awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
This position is located in La Mesa, San Diego County
Per Diem Day position
Monday through Friday
On call requirement
Required Skills and Qualifications
- Completion from an approved Operating Technician program or demonstrated technical skills through on the job training
- Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Providers
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
- One year scrub tech experience in a hospital setting
- Outpatient surgical experience
- Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) certification
- High School Diploma or equivalent
Physical Requirements be discussed during interview.
Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.