Surgical Technician/Surgical Tech/Surgical Technologist - Mayo Clinic
*** $5,000- $10,000 Sign on Bonus & Relocation assistance available***
Why the Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic is one of the largest and most experienced surgical practices in the world and can provide a variety of career opportunities in a dynamic environment that is based on a rich history in integrated practice and innovation.
Mayo Clinic has more than 300 surgeons and 240 operating rooms among its three locations in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota, including Mayo Clinic Health System. Mayo surgical teams perform high volumes of complex operations including neurosurgery, cardiothoracic and transplant surgery.
A Surgical Technician/Surgical Tech/Surgical Technologist attends the surgeon and surgical team peri-operatively to provide for optimum peri-operative experience. Knowledge of anatomy, instrumentation, patient safety and sterile technique.
Our state-of-the-art hospital in Jacksonville includes 34 operating rooms that include an IMRI OR suite and a dedicated endovascular OR suite. We use the best modern equipment and advanced technologies to create an environment that merges the art of healing with the science of medicine.
Surgical Technician/Surgical Tech/Surgical Technologist
EDUCATION : Graduate of an accredited and/or hospital approved Surgical Technician program. Certification preferred.
EXPERIENCE : Fulfilled through the educational process and documented on a skill check list which is kept current on each individual.
COMPETENCY: Otorhinolaryngology General/Gynecology Neurology Orthopedics Cardiovascular
JOB KNOWLEDGE: Principles of aseptic technique; orientation of surgical procedures; preparation, operation and care of equipment and machines; understands patient and staff safety recommendations.
ADDL CONSIDERATIONS: Capable of rapid accurate reactions; concern for quality patient care; communicates and works effectively with various levels of personnel; stands and walks major portion of work schedule; moderate to heavy lifting required; exposure to cuts, burns, infection, biohazardous chemicals and x-ray
License or certification
Maintains Basic Life Support (BLS) competency. Additional specialty certification/training as required by the work area. Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) preferred.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Hours / Pay period
Rotating call for weekends
Departmental rotating holiday coverage included