Baystate Health Surgical Technologist in Springfield, Massachusetts

About Baystate Health

Baystate Health, a leading not-for-profit integrated health system, is transforming the delivery of health care to the communities it serves. Baystate Health (BH) is one of New England’s leading and largest integrated healthcare systems, serving more than 800,000 people throughout Western Massachusetts. With about 12,000 employees, a 1,200-member medical staff, and net patient service revenue of more than $2.3 billion, this dynamic and growing system includes an academic medical center, a children’s hospital and three community hospitals. It also includes a large multispecialty group, (Baystate Medical Practices), Baystate Home Health, Baystate Reference Laboratories, and Health New England, a 205,000-member health insurance company.

Baystate Health is seeking a Surgical Technologist.

What You Will Do:

Under the direction of the Unit Manager, RN Clinical Operations Coordinator and RN Service Leads the Surgical Technologist works directly under surgeon/physician guidance to facilitate the safe and effective conduct of invasive surgical procedures.The Surgical Technologist must possess expertise in the theory and application of aseptic technique; demonstrate the ability to combine knowledge of human anatomy, the surgical process and procedures including instrumentation and advancing technologies.

What You Will Need:

  • Associate's Degree in Surgical Technology or program accredited by Committee on Allied Health Education Association or have completed a structured training program and hold a professional equivalent
  • Possesses expertise in the theory and application of sterile and aseptic technique and combines the knowledge of human anatomy, surgical procedures, and implementation tools and technologies to facilitate a physician's performance of invasive therapeutic and diagnostic procedures
  • Strong organizational and customer service skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced/high stress setting
  • Will require certification if no experience in a surgical facility prior to July 1, 2013

What You Need To Know:

  • Location: Daly OR
  • Shift: Nights
  • Hours: Full Time, 36 hours per week
  • Must be available for weekend and holiday rotations
  • Employee Referral bonus offered for Baystate employees
  • Sign On Bonus

Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

Job ID: 82542

Location: Springfield, Massachusetts

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular