This role will be responsible for the safe and effective conduct of invasive surgical procedures by ensuring the operating room environment is safe, that surgical equipment is functioning properly, and that the operative procedures are conducted under conditions that ensure patient safety. This position will also utilize clinical expertise in the roles of a scrub surgical technologist.
The Sharp Memorial Outpatient Pavilion (OPP) is unique in San Diego. The OPP combines outpatient surgery and medical services, health screening, education, and health resource services in one convenient, integrated health center. The OPP provides a multidisciplinary team approach to patient care to deliver comprehensive care. There are 12 state of the art Surgical Suites and 2 Interventional Pain Suites. This is a fast paced, multi-specialty Outpatient Surgery Center performing surgeries in the following areas: General, Orthopedics, ENT, Urology, Cosmetic, Ophthalmology and Interventional Pain.
Sharp Memorial Outpatient Pavilion, located next to Sharp Memorial Hospital, offers a wide array of services including cancer treatment, laser vision correction, general and women’s imaging, outpatient surgery, endoscopy, diabetes education, and a community conference center and health library. At the heart of the Pavilion is the Cushman Wellness Center — providing comprehensive health evaluations tailored to an individual’s age and lifestyle, and integrative therapies to enhance physical, mental and spiritual health.
This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County
Full Time - Day position
9:00am - 5:30pm - Monday through Friday
On call requirement
Required Skills and Qualifications
- Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Providers
- Certified Surgical Technologists (CST) or Certified Surgical First Assistant (CSFA) license
- Must maintain a National Board Certification of Certified Surgical Technologist or Certified Surgical First Assistant
- Graduate from an approved Surgical Technologist program or demonstrated skills via on the job training
- Three years Surgical Tech experience in a hospital setting
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
- Outpatient Surgical experience
- High School Diploma or equivalent
Proficient in scrubbing for ENT, Ortho, Urology, and Plastics
Ability to function in a fast paced surgical department
Strong customer service and teamwork skills
Physical Requirements may 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.