Surg Tech-Grand Junction-CO


City: Grand Junction

Title: CVOR

Shift: 8 hr variable shifts, possible rotatation, call required

Start Date: ASAP

Notes: BLS, DORA registered after 4/1/11 ***5 yrs experience in all specialties, including Trauma and strong CVOR a must. Must be able to take call without supervision.*** Must be certified**************** Will have to be registered with DORA after 4/1/11. Variable shifts-7a to 3p, 11a to 7p or 3p to 11p, with call required. Description: ORT with experience in cardiovascular surgery/Open Heart Surgery. BLS Certified. Must be able to work independently and come in and hit the ground running. Call must be taken with no supervision. Must be able to rotate through general OR. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Meets the job specific competencies for OR TECH 2. Demonstrates dexterity and anticipation with speed and accuracy while scrubbing for surgical cases. 3. With minimal orientation, demonstrates self directed performance requiring little direction or supervision. 4. Demonstrates professionalism in interactions with physicians, nursing, staff, and other patient care members and coworkers 5. Assists co-workers in completing their duties to promote effective teamwork. 6. Demonstrates strict knowledge and adherence to Infection Control and Hospital standards, recommended Operating Room practices and protocols. 7. Demonstrates a cooperative, collaborative partnership with the Registered Nurse Circulator. 8. Demonstrates flexibility to assist in achieving safe, effective and efficient staffing and scheduling. JOB REQUIREMENTS Education: Up to one year of formal training or education beyond the high school level: High School Diploma or Equivalent Experience: 5 years or more License / Certification / Registration: Surgical Tech program Working Environment: Works in a well lit, heated and ventilated area. Position requires considerable mobility throughout the facilities. Potential exposure to routine, communicable diseases through regular contact with employees and the public at large. PHYSICAL DEMANDS Weight capacity requirements are reflected in pounds under the column of required frequency Lift 50 Lb. R Lb. Lb. Lb. Carry 50 Lb. R Lb. Lb. Lb. Push-Pull 50 Lb. R Lb. Lb. Lb. Other requirements are marked under the column of required frequency Sit R Stand R Walk R Bend-Stoop R Kneel R Squat-Crouch R Reach: Forward R Reach: High-Low R Climb Stairs X Climb Other: Balance R Squeeze-Grasp-Handle R Pinch-Finger-Feel R Vision R Color Vision R Talk R Hear R ?R? noted in any portion of this analysis indicates a REQUIRED physical demand which is an essential function of this job


What Makes Meridian Different

Here is a quick introduction to Meridian Medical Staffing from our CEO, He explains what makes Meridian Medical Staffing so different from every other agency out there.