Surgical Scrub Tech Operating Room Full Time

Surgical Scrub Tech Operating Room Full Time job in ,

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Surgical Scrub Tech, Operating Room, Full Time

We are looking for a Surgical Scrub Tech to join our Operating Room team in Albuquerque, NM.

  This full time job is located at Lovelace Westside Hospital provides care to Albuquerque’s Westside and Rio Rancho, including the area’s only inpatient pediatric unit, a kid-friendly emergency room and senior care emergency room services. Named a Pinwheel Champion by the Institute for Patient and Family-Centered Care.

If you are interested in learning more email us at   or call Chris at 505-273-5355
   Surgical Scrub Tech Job Responsibilities:

  • 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. 
  • Demonstrates expert knowledge of sterile techniques, instrumentation, equipment, and sterile field setup including sterilization methods.
  •   Consistently demonstrates performance in a manner conducive to safe, efficient and swift completion and turnover of a surgical procedure. 
  • Ensures accurate count of sponges, needles, and instruments used in all procedures at all times.
  • Adheres to policies and procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.

Surgical Srub Tech Education and Experience Job Requirements:

  •   Minimum:  High School Diploma or GED equivalent; Graduate of accredited Surgical Technology program or hospital-based program
  •   Desired:  Certified OR Tech
  •   Minimum:  Six (6) months experience in an acute care hospital-based operating room or ambulatory surgery unit. 
  •   Desired:  1 year OR experience
  •   Minimum:  CPR; 
  •   Desired:  CORT; or CST
  •   Clinical Competencies; Sterilization techniques; Operating Room instruments and supplies; medical terminology  
  •   Excellent Critical thinking skills. 

  Why Lovelace?

  • “A” grade from Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, 2017
  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work (2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011, 2008)
  • Lovelace Bariatric accredited as a Level 1 facility under the Bariatric Surgery Center Network Accreditation Program of the American College of Surgeons

 Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.


Department / Location

Operating Room (Or)
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