Catholic Health Operating Room Technician KMH in Kenmore, New York
Facility: Kenmore Mercy Hospital
Status: Full Time
Work Schedule: Days and Evenings with Call Weekend and Holiday Rotation
Bargaining Unit: CWA Local 1133
Exempt from Overtime: Exempt: No
Hours:6a-2p, 7a-3p, 8a-4p, 9a-5p, 10a-6p, 12-8p
Shift: Shift 1:
The Operating Room Technician, under the direct guidance of the registered nurse, assists in the care and safety of perioperative patients. He or she functions as a member of the perioperative team responsible for assembly of case supplies, creating and maintaining the sterile field and assisting the surgeon throughout the procedure by providing the sterile instruments and supplies required. Works cooperatively with ancillary departments and other team members. Participates in performance improvement initiatives.
High School graduate.
Graduate of an accredited school of Surgical Technology/ or completed an approved military program/ or has a minimum of 5 years previous experience in the field.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY
- Appropriately and safely operates multiple instruments and equipment during the intra-operative phase.
Subject to inside environmental conditions.
Available for extra and on call duties.