Certified Surgical Technologist (Full-time) - Wood River
St. Luke's Health System
Location: Ketchum, Idaho
Internal Number: 70361
St. Luke's Health System in Ketchum, Idaho is seeking a Full-time Certified Surgical Tech (Day Shift) to join our Wood River Surgical Services team.
$10,000 sign-on bonus for new hires!
Schedule: 7-15:30 8 hour shifts Monday-Friday. There are openings where call will but not required, but where required - Standard 5-6 days a month but can change based on staffing needs. Call starts at 15:30 on the weekdays and is 24 hours on weekends.
Medical/Dental/Vision - Start the 1st of the month following your start date
Retirement plans (403b) - No vesting period!
Paid time off (Vacation, holidays and short term disability)
Unit/Position SummaryThe Certified Surgical Technologist is responsible for identifying and securing instrumentation and equipment needed for invasive procedures and demonstrating proficient use and implementation of the same.
Performs pre-operative procedures such as selection and placement of surgical instruments, supplies, and equipment.
Assists surgeon and designated assistants in invasive procedures, passing instruments and supplies and anticipating the needs of the surgical team.
During the surgical procedure provides instruments, sutures, and other sterile supplies.
Helps prepare, care for, and dispose of specimens taken for laboratory analysis and helps apply dressings.
Applies basic knowledge of anatomy & physiology, medical terminology and microbiology.
Applies knowledge related to emergency situations and surgical procedures in the operating room.
May develop, organize and deliver continuing education topics and/or training (in-services).
May assist in precept of students and new staff.
Maintains a safe work environment.
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
American Heart Association (AHA) BLS Provider certification
Certified as a Surgical Technologist (CST) by National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) OR Tech in Surgery - Certified (CST-NCCT) by National Center Competency Testing (NCCT)
Why St. Luke's
A strong, talented staff is at the heart of St. Luke's Health System. We are the state's largest employer with more than 15,000 employees and a medical staff of more than 1,800 physicians and advanced practice providers. We're proud of our people who deliver skilled, compassionate care every day, and are looking to add dedicated individuals who will continue this same tradition of excellence.
About Wood River/Ketchum, Idaho
Picturesque Wood River Valley is located in south-central Idaho, just over an hour north of Twin Falls. Experience the splendor of the Sawtooth National forest with crystal clear lakes and jagged peaks, and 250 days of sunshine amongst beautiful mountains and cascading rivers. The North end of the Wood River Valley is home to the world-class Sun Valley Resort. The region is truly nature's playground at its finest, offering many diverse all-season recreational activities such as golfing, biking, hiking, rafting and skiing.
Learn more about what the Wood River Valley has to offer you:
City of Ketchum | Sawtooth Wilderness | Sun Valley Resort | Sun Valley Opera | Sawtooth Botanical Garden | Sun Valley Museum of History | Sun Valley Center for the Arts | Easley Hot Springs | The Nature Conservancy in Idaho - & Ernest Hemingway's last Home
*St. Luke's is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.
As the only Idaho-based, not-for-profit health system, St. Luke’s Health System is part of the communities we serve, with local physicians and boards who further our organization’s mission “To improve the health of people in our region.” Working together, we share resources, skills, and knowledge to provide the best possible care, no matter which of our hospitals you choose.