Surgical Technician - Orthopedics at Mayo Clinic
Posted in General Business 12 days ago.
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Location: Jacksonville, Florida
Why Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic is one of the largest and most experienced surgical practices in the world and can provide a variety of career opportunities in a dynamic environment that is based on a rich history in integrated practice and innovation. Mayo Clinic has more than 300 surgeons and 240 operating rooms among its three locations in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota, including the Mayo Clinic Health System. Mayo surgical teams perform high volumes of complex operations including neurosurgery, cardiothoracic and transplant surgery.
A Surgical Tech attends the surgeon and surgical team peri-operatively to provide for optimum peri-operative experience. Knowledge of anatomy, instrumentation, patient safety and sterile technique.
Our state-of-the-art hospital in Jacksonville includes 22 operating rooms that include an IMRI OR suite and a dedicated endovascular OR suite. We use the best modern equipment and advanced technologies to create an environment that merges the art of healing with the science of medicine.
EDUCATION : Graduate of an accredited and/or hospital approved Surgical Technician program. Certification preferred. EXPERIENCE : Fulfilled through the educational process and documented on a skill check list which is kept current on each individual.
COMPETENCY: Otorhinolaryngology General/Gynecology Neurology Orthopedics Cardiovascular JOB KNOWLEDGE: Principles of aseptic technique; orientation of surgical procedures; preparation, operation and care of equipment and machines; understands patient and staff safety recommendations. ADDL CONSIDERATIONS: Capable of rapid accurate reactions; concern for quality patient care; communicates and works effictively with various levels of personnel; stands and walks major portion of work schedule; moderate to heavy lifting required; exposure to cuts, burns, infection, biohazardous chemicals and x-ray
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Hours / Pay period
7:00am - 5:00pm; Monday - Friday
Rotational Call weekends and holidays
Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The "River City by the Sea" has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!
Nursing, Surgical Services
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Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).