Surgical Technologist - L&D
La Jolla, CA 
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Job Description


At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support and respect of an organization that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation's Top 100 Places to Work. You'll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you're open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.

Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla has been one of Southern California's premier medical centers for more than 90 years. Scripps La Jolla was ranked No. 1 by for the San Diego region and among the best in the nation in eight specialties. We are consistently recognized for quality patient care and we were the first hospital in San Diego to be by the American Nursing Association for excellence in patient care.

Our team remains committed to professional development, dedication to their team members and best care practices and making patients feel comfortable with and informed about their care. Our surgical support staff focus on the unique skills required for assisting patients before, during, and after procedures.

Join our Scripps operating room team as a Surgical Tech where you will ensure OR rooms are ready for surgery, including all case-specific supplies and equipment are sterile and ready for use. You will monitor the sterile field throughout procedure, scrub for cases, and anticipate the needs of the physician and operating team. You will also take initiative to utilize appropriate support services to resolve issues, position and transport patients as well as organize room cleanup and ensure efficient room turnover, including decontaminating equipment as necessary.

This is a casual position to include days and nights.

Required Qualifications:
  • 1 year of recent experience as a Surgical Technologist or completion of an accredited Surgical Technologist training program.
  • Current BLS from the American Heart Association
  • Excellent communication skills. Basic computer skills. Able to multi-task and work well in a team environment. Detail oriented and able work well in a fast-paced, high stress environment.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • 2 years' experience in the main OR
  • CST Certification
  • Trauma experience

Job: Pt Care Technical
Primary Location: Central San Diego County-LA JOLLA-SCRIPPS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL LA JOLLA
Work Locations:
LA JOLLA 92037
Organization: Scripps La Jolla Hospital

Job Posting: Oct 7, 2020, 4:58:58 PM
Benefit Status: CA - CASUAL

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
1+ years
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