SURGICAL TECHNOLOGIST - Vascular Transplant

Froedtert Milwaukee, WI

About the Job

Come work for a rapidly growing department! 25% growth over the past 5 years and 32 NEW operating rooms! We offer a dedication to innovation - $100 million investment in our operating facilities and sterile processing department!

 

 

This is a Full Time (0.9FTE) position working 2nd shift (10:30a-11p 3 days per week)on the Vascular Transplant Team.

 

We invite you to review the job posting below. If you meet the requirements and qualifications for this opportunity you are encouraged to apply.

 

The Surgical Technologist’s primary role is to assist surgeons in the FMLH operating rooms . They are responsible for preparing patients OR rooms and equipment for surgical procedures. The ST works as a member of the team at the surgical field itself handing instruments to the surgeon as necessary and helping to manipulate the patient and the wound to enable the surgeon to work effectively as well as receiving instruments and supplies from the circulator.

Surgical Technologists work under the direction of a surgeon to facilitate the safe and effective care of our patients during the surgical procedures ensuring that the operating room environment is safe that equipment functions properly and that the operative procedure is conducted under conditions that maximize patient safety.

Surgical technologists possess expertise in the theory and application of sterile and aseptic technique and combine the knowledge of human anatomy surgical procedures and implementation tools and technologies to facilitate invasive therapeutic and diagnostic procedures.


Most Surgical Technologists eventually choose or are selected for a service pod. In others words they specialize. This is an important aspect of their development. We see our Surgical Technologists as professionals and we are invested in seeing them deepen their skills—in other words moving from novice to expert in particular procedures—as well as broaden their skills—learning new procedures and services. We have service line specialties that provide the Surgical Technologist with a wide range of surgical specialties. These include Neurosurgery/ Ear/Nose/Throat/Oral Orthopedics/Plastic Surgery Gynecology/Urology General/Oncology Transplant/Vascular and Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery. We provide many opportunities for you to grow the depth and breadth of your expertise as an OR Surgical Technologist. We invite you to join our superior surgical team.


We are currently seeking both experienced and Newly graduated Surgical Technologists; and we offer a great career ladder for our Surgical Technologists. Listed below are the requirements for our Surgical Technologists at each level and we are looking for all!


Requirements for Surgical Technologist Level 1:
•High School Diploma or equivalent is required.
•Completion of an accredited surgical technologist program is required.
•American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider (BLS) or an AHA approved equivalent is required upon hire


Requirements for Surgical Technologist Level 2:

  • One year or more as a Surgical Technologist experience is required
  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required. Completion of an accredited surgical technologist program is required.
  • American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider (BLS) or an AHA approved equivalent is required upon hire.

Requirements for Surgical Technologist Level 3:

  • One year or more as a Surgical Technologist experience is required
  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required.
  • Completion of an accredited surgical technologist program is required.
  • American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider (BLS) or an AHA approved equivalent is required upon hire.
  • Surgical Technician Certification by the Association of Surgical Technologist is required.

 We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer who values and maintains an environment that attracts recruits engages and retains a diverse workforce. As a federal contractor/subcontractor we take affirmative action in employment based on race sex disability and status as a protected veteran. We welcome protected veterans to share their priority consideration status with us at 262-439-1961. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.