Surgical Technologist - Transplant

Posted on Jun 25, 2019 by Mayo Clinic

Phoenix, AZ 85032
Health Care
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
City
Phoenix

State
Arizona

Telecommute
No

Department
Surgery

Position description
Performs delegated activities to assist in the care of the patients in the operating room/procedure rooms. Under the supervision of a RN and in collaboration with the surgeon, the technologist functions primarily in the scrub role. Is responsible for selecting, preparing, and maintaining instrumentation, equipment, and supplies. Provides a safe, efficient environment for the surgical patient. Applies and enforces principles of aseptic technique and adapts to unpredictable situations within the perioperative setting. Works flexible hours, including days, evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays and may have on-call responsibilities in a six-week work schedule.

Qualifications
Graduation from an accredited and/or hospital approved surgical technology program. High school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent required.
One year OR scrubbing experience required.

Additional qualifications
Vascular experience as well as kidney and/or liver transplant experience preferred.

Internal applicants are required to attach their three most recent performance appraisals.

License or certification
Certification in Surgical Technology from either the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) or the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) required within one year of hire date and maintained thereafter. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required upon hire and must be valid for 90 days or greater from start date and maintained thereafter.

Exemption status
Non-exempt

Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $22.65 per hour.

Benefits eligible
Yes

Schedule
Full Time

Hours / Pay period
80

Schedule details
Three 12 hour shifts, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 1045 - 2315 . Transplant call required

Weekend schedule
Transplant call required weekend and weekday.

Site description
Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny \"desert metropolis\" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.

Category
Nursing, Surgical Services

Job posting number
111465BR

Recruiter
Karen Teetzel

Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).

Associated topics: ascp, hematopathology, laboratory, medical, microbiology, mlt, scientist, surgical technologist, technician i, technician iv
Associated topics: ascp, hematopathology, laboratory, medical, microbiology, mlt, scientist, surgical technologist, technician i, technician iv
Associated topics: ascp, hematopathology, laboratory, medical, microbiology, mlt, scientist, surgical technologist, technician i, technician iv

Reference: 724743436

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