Surgical Technologist
Job Details
Geary Community Hospital - Junction City, KS
Full Time
Associates Degree

Surgical Technologist

The Surgical Technician is responsible for aiding the Registered Nurse or physician during the pre-operative, operative and immediate post-operative recovery phases. Providing superior patient/family customer service to align with the overall expectation of a positive patient experience is critical. Duties of this role include:

  • Prepare room, instruments and supplies for surgical procedures
  • Handle the instruments, supplies and any necessary equipment during surgical procedures
  • Cleans and prepares instruments for terminal sterilization
  • Function with accuracy, speed and cooperativeness during emergency situations
  • Participate in the patient and family education process
  • Perform care to patients in a positive manner reflective of the hospital's philosophy and objectives
What we seek:
  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Graduate of surgical technology program preferred, but not required. If not a graduate, must have at least one year of direct patient care experience in a hospital setting, preferably in a surgical unit, with demonstrated aptitude for surgical technology to qualify for on-the-job training.
  • Basic computer skills which enable completion of administrative tasks