Mercy Health

  • Surgical Technician I - OR

    Requisition ID
    Other Allied Health
    Position Type
    Part Time
    Days, Evenings
    Operating Room Complex
  • Overview

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    We’re a Little Different


    Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.  


    We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.


    At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.



    Responsibilities and Qualifications

    The Surgical Tech I works under the supervision of the physician/RN and reports to the Director/Manager and is responsible to coordinate all supplies and instrumentation needed to perform the surgical procedure according to established policies and procedures. In addition, the Surgical Tech I is responsible for the disposition and/or decontamination of instruments/supplies in the OR area. The Surgical Tech I will assist the RN with patient care planning, interventions and outcomes.



    Each career at Mercy represents unique members of our caring ministry’s “body”, working together for the health and strength of the whole. To achieve our goals, we need all the parts functioning at their best and this requires the specific qualifications that you’ll bring with you:


    Education: High school and some college.
    Experience: One year experience or completetion on surgical tech training course.
    Certifications: BLS Basic Life Support Within 3 Months Of Hire.
    Other: Excellent interpersonal, analytical and organizational skills are required. Previous healthcare experience is required.
    Preferred Experience: Two to three years.
    Preferred Certifications: Completion of a Surgical Technician Training Program is preferred .
    Preferred Other: Knowledge of medical terminology preferred


    We’ll Support You at Work and Home


    Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.


    What Makes a Good Match for Mercy


    Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.


    It is the expectation that the scope of this role will include duties and responsibilities at Mercy Hospital Carthage and Mercy Hospital Joplin as needed. All Standards, Requirements, Training, Qualifications, Competencies, and Job Responsibilities stated here are assumed for all locations worked while under the capacity of this role.



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