Surgical Technician-PT - 497241



Posted on Thursday, May 16, 2024

Title: Surgical Technician-PT

Department Org: Sterile Processing - 109960

Employee Classification: B6 - Unclass Part Time AFSCME HSC

Bargaining Unit: AFSCME HSC

Primary Location: HSC H

Shift: 2

Start Time: 3:00pm End Time: 1130pm

Posted Salary: 25.88-31.46

Float: False

Rotate: False

On Call: True

Travel: False

Weekend/Holiday: True

Job Description:

Reports to the Operations Supervisor as required. Assumes responsibility for aseptically processing, sterilizing and dispensing sterile supplies, trays and or instruments to the Operating Room, Nursing units and other departments. Coordinates/mediates instruments and supplies for current Operating Room cases.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education / Knowledge / Skills / Abilities
• An accredited high school diploma or equivalent is required.
• Graduate of an accredited surgical technician program with a current certification (CST);
• or significant related experience working in a hospital operating room or hospital sterile processing department setting up surgical instrument trays.
• Demonstrates an ability to plan and organize workload.
• Demonstrates flexibility in work schedule and duties.
• Has the ability to assume responsibility for the department on a PRN basis.
• Has knowledge and skills required to operate all sterilizing equipment.
• Has knowledge of and has the ability to initiate and complete instrument sets, power equipment and surgical case carts.
• Has knowledge of medical products and general supplies used in the hospital setting.
• May be required to rotate shifts on a PRN basis.
• Required to work scheduled weekends and holidays as needed.
• Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.

Conditions of Employment:

To promote the highest levels of health and well-being, the University of Toledo campuses are tobacco-free. To further this effort, the University of Toledo Health Science Campus Medical Center is requiring candidates for employment to be nicotine-free. Pre-employment health screening requirements will include cotinine (nicotine) testing, as well as drug and other required health screenings for the position. With the exception of positions within University of Toledo Main Campus and the University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences, the employment offer is conditional upon successful completion of a cotinine test and Occupational Health clearance.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

The University of Toledo is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. The University of Toledo does not discriminate in employment, educational programs, or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, ancestry, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, military or veteran status, disability, familial status, or political affiliation.

The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, dual-career professionals and covered veterans.

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