Lead Surgical Scrub Tech (Orthopedics)

Lead Surgical Scrub Tech (Orthopedics) job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: 1st - Day
Schedule: Full Time

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

About us: Lovelace Medical Center is a patient-centered hospital featuring state-of-the-art equipment and a round-the-clock Emergency Department. We offer high-quality, high-tech medicine in a facility that has become a symbol of health and wellness in the heart of the city we serve.

Lovelace Medical Center is hiring a Lead Surgical Scrub Tech.

**Will support our Orthopedic OR- assist in surgery and assure all supplies and equipment is ready in advance for upcoming surgeries**

  • Serves as “lead” in their functional are and coordinates special project assignments.
  • Assists surgeons with surgical procedures within the operating room under the direct supervision of a registered nurse to include conveying sterile instruments and supplies used in basic to complex surgical procedures. 
  • Adheres to policies and procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.


  • Minimum: High School Diploma or GED Equivalent; graduate of accredited surgical technology program or hospital-based program.
  • Desired: Certified.
  • Minimum: Six (6) months experience in an acute care hospital-based operating room, or ambulatory surgery center.
  • Desired: 1 year OR experience
  • Minimum: CPR
  • Desired: CORT; or CST

Why Lovelace?

  DNV Accredited

  Named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s list of 100 Hospitals with Great Neurosurgery and Spine Programs

  Truven Health Analytics named Lovelace Health System among the top 20 percent of health systems in the country, and is the only health system recognized for this honor in New Mexico

  Named one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare by Becker’s Hospital Hospital Review

Department / Location

Lovelace Medical Center - Albuquerque, NM