The Operating Room Scrub Technician must be able to competently assist the surgeon during an operative or other invasive procedure and must ensure the integrity of the sterile field at all times. The scrub tech always functions under the supervision of the registered nurse.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Additional Essential Duties:
Additional Essential Duties Required for G.I. Technicians
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge and application of surgical asepsis and sterile technique.
Knowledge of proper instrumentation, supplies and equipment for surgical procedures.
Demonstrates competency in the use of new technologies relating to equipment and procedures.
Core Competencies: All AVH employees will effectively demonstrate these behaviors:
Ethics & Values
Integrity & Trust
Education and Experience:
Completion of a Surgery Technician course is required. Operating Room Technician certification highly desirable.
One year experience as an Operating Room Scrub Technician in a hospital or surgery center setting is preferred.
Required Licensure and/or Certifications:
AVH Conduct/Compliance Expectations:
Key Physical Requirements and Working Conditions: (Key Physical Requirements)
A detailed description of the physical requirements of this job is maintained in the Employee Health Department.
Looking for an opportunity to work in healthcare the way you always dreamed you could? At Antelope Valley Hospital, our employees are at the heart of what we do best – delivering high quality, patient-centered healthcare.
Antelope Valley Hospital, a 420 bed acute care facility, located just 60 miles north of Los Angeles, the Antelope Valley is one of Southern California’s fasted growing communities. We are a Level II Trauma Center and Joint Commission Primary Stroke Center Accredited. Serving the community for over 50 years, our non-profit hospital has grown to be the preeminent healthcare facility for our district’s nearly 1.2 million residents.
An Equal Opportunity Employer.