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Surgical Support Aide - Operating Room

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Job ID: 41451
Location: Springfield, OR
Work Type: Full Time
Shift: Day
Shift Length: 10 Hours
FTE: 1.00
Benefit Eligibility: Full-time benefits

Job Description

Description

PeaceHealth is seeking a Surgical Support Aide - Operating Room for a Full Time, 1.00 FTE, Day position to be responsible for assisting in tasks involving patient care and maintenance of the operating room. The primary focus is to help with set-up and efficient turnover of the operating rooms and caring for the instruments and equipment to be used during the surgical procedure. Hourly compensation starts at $17.73, more depending on experience.

Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 including 2 doses of a 2-dose series or 1 dose of a 1-dose series plus 14 days beyond the final dose prior to start date.

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Springfield is located at the southern end of the Willamette Valley, also known as Oregon wine country. Two rivers run through the community, the Willamette River, and McKenzie River. Bike, walk or run the Middle Fork Path along the Willamette River, or spend the day fishing on the McKenzie River. Springfield has a flourishing downtown and fast becoming a must visit for its culinary experience! Immersed in art, take the outdoor mural tour, or stay inside at the Emerald Art Center. We have one of the most desirable locations in the Pacific Northwest to live, work, and play.

PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center at Riverbend is a state-of-the-art regional medical center. On the leading edge of evidence-based hospital design, and creating a patient-centered, healing environment with a strong focus on quality clinical outcomes and patient safety.

DETAILS OF THE POSITION:

  • Assist in pulling instruments and supplies for surgical procedures. Set up equipment for surgical procedure.
  • Order and restock inventory and supplies for department. Stock and put supplies away in individual operating rooms.
  • Clean, disinfect, and sterilize equipment. Assists with clean-up and room turnover.
  • Provide assistance with moving and lifting patients. Transport patients.
  • Transport specimens to appropriate area/unit.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

WHAT YOU BRING:

EDUCATION:

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • See requirements below under Community/Location Specific Notes.

EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:

  • Previous experience with sterile/aseptic techniques preferred.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient’s needs.
  • Six months of patient care experience required.
  • CNA or Medical Assistant certification preferred.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:

  • See requirements below under Community/Location Specific Notes.
  • Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.

OTHER SKILLS:

  • Well organized, detail oriented and self-motivated.
  • Ability to coordinate activities and work collaboratively with others.
  • Basic computer/keyboarding skills including MS Office applications.
  • Understanding of operating room protocols.

PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Work requires active physical exertion at least 66% of the time.
  • Ability to lift objects weighing 50 lbs. or less.
  • Work requires frequent exposure to skin or lung irritants extreme cold or heat sharp instruments or, dangerous equipment; reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more.
  • Job duties frequently require intense concentration and attention to detail (34-65% of work time). 

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Generous Relocation Assistance
  • Great shift differentials
  • Medical and Dental, Vision, Retirement, and Paid Time Off
  • Tuition Assistance
  • PTO with no waiting period
  • Professional practice support
  • Collaborative team environment

This position is represented by a collective bargaining agreement. There may be more than one opening on this posting.

See how PeaceHealth is committed to Inclusivity, Respect for Diversity and Cultural Humility.  

For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.  EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state, or federal laws.

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