Surgical Scrub Tech Operating Room

Surgical Scrub Tech Operating Room job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: Day
Schedule: PRN Relief

Surgical Scrub Tech, Operating Room, PRN job, Days, Albuquerque, NM

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

  This PRN job is located at Lovelace Medical Center. A n acute care hospital providing comprehensive care, including around-the-clock emergency care, surgical services, non-invasive robotic spine surgery, cardiology, stroke care, radiology and oncology services, including the state’s only Gamma Knife Center for non-invasive radiologic brain surgery. 

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. 
  •   Ensures accurate count of sponges, needles, and instruments used in all procedures at all times. 

Surgical Scrub Tech Education and Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Graduate of accredited Surgical Technology program or clinical-based program
  • Desired: Certified OR Tech
  •   Six (6) months experience in an operating room or ambulatory surgery unit  
  •   Current BLS  
  •   Training in Anatomy and Physiology
  •   Training in sterile techniques and medical terminology
  •   Knowledge in instrumentation and medical equipment
  • Excellent Critical thinking skills
  • Communicates effectively both orally and in writing.

Why Lovelace?

  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work, 2017, 2018 & 2019.
  • Midas+ Platinum Quality Award, 2016
  • Truven Top 15 Health System, 2016
  • Recognized by Healthgrades for quality achievements in best specialty, cardiac, orthopedics, neurosciences, pulmonary, vascular and gastrointestinal categories.

Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses

  ID: 12715

Department / Location

Lovelace Medical Center - Albuquerque, NM