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Surgical Scrub Technician

Location : Mount Vernon IL 62864
Job Type : Direct
Hours : Full Time
Travel : No
Relocation : No
Job Industry : Healthcare - Health Services
Job Category : Radiology

Job Description :

Mount Vernon, IL


We have a client in Mount Vernon, IL who is looking for a Surgical Scrub Tech to add to its team. May also be required to act as Sterile Processing and Endo Tech.


This Hospital is your community healthcare provider; a 47-bed facility offering inpatient and outpatient care; diagnostic imaging; and emergency, medical, surgical care - as well as a Sleep Disorder Center and a Bone and Joint Center.



SHIFT: 8 hour shift; 7a-3:30p with call rotation




  • Assists surgical team during operative procedures by arranging and inventorying sterile set-up for operations and passing items to doctors and nurses as needed.

  • Assists in preparing and moving patients and in cleaning the operating theater.

  • Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks.

  • Works under general supervision.

  • A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required.

May also perform additional roles as listed below:

  • The OR Sterile Processing Technician Tech provides multiple phases of processing and sterilization of a variety of patient care instruments and equipment.

  • Assures patient care items are distributed to units and OR.

  • They will also be responsible for assisting in the transporting of patients to and from surgery and cleaning operating rooms between and after surgical cases.

  • The Endo technician is responsible for assisting in nursing care and preparing the endo patient by performing routine and delegated duties according to standards and policies and procedures

  • Performing scrub duties and related procedures

  • Assisting department personnel with nursing functions as directed;

  • Functioning as a Sterile Supply Technician as directed

  • As Sterile Supply Technician they are responsible for processing instruments, assuring proper procedures are carried out, in the processing of instruments Keeping central sterile stocked with needed supplies




  • Operating Room: 5 ORs, 1 Endoscopy Room and 1 Urology Room

  • 47-bed facility

  • Average hospital census is 12.

  • Average surgical cases per weekday are 15.

  • The unit has a family culture and very customer service driven.

  • Surgical procedure they perform: Orthopedic; Total joints, arthroscopy. Spine; laminectomy, fusions. ENT; sinus surgery, tonsillectomy, urology; Cystoscopy, Ureteroscopy, ESWL. Podiatry; Arthroplasty, bunions. Endoscopy; Colonoscopy, Gastroscopy, Bronchoscopy. Minor Vascular procedures. General Surgery; DaVinci XI, hernia, gallbladder, appendix, colon resection. Cataracts. Gynecology; Tubals, Hysterectomy, NO Obstetrics


Required Qualifications :

  • Must be a graduate of an accredited School of OR Technicians

  • 1 year of experience as a Scrub Tech preferred

  • BLS is required

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