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Emory UniversityJohns Creek, GA
Full-time
  • The shift for this full-time, 10-hour position is 6:30a-5p
  • Assists surgeons and nurses with patients, equipment preparation, aseptic technique, and surgical procedures in the operating room.
  • Prepares the operating room for surgery by assembling routine supplies, materials, instruments, and equipment; obtains special supplies indicated by physician.
  • Set up and operate a variety of specialized instrumentation, manual and powered equipment.
  • Follows procedures for pre and post-operative accounting of sharps, sponges and instruments used in the surgical set up.
  • Accountable for the care and handling of instruments and equipment.
  • Maintains inventory of sterile surgical supplies to ensure immediate availability.
  • Operates sterilization equipment for the proper sterilization of surgical instruments.
  • Follows established sterilization policy and procedures.
  • Assists in evaluating various products, supplies and equipment pertinent to the operating room.
  • Assists in the preparation, transportation, and positioning of patients for surgery and provides for the physical comfort, safety and privacy during the intra-operative patient.
  • Observes patient for symptoms which may indicate a change in condition; reports significant observations to the appropriate member of the medical team for immediate attention.
  • Demonstrates a thorough knowledge of the principles of sterile technique and infection control; practices appropriate procedures to maintain a sterile environment.
  • Appropriately cleans surgical instruments and equipment.
  • Prepares tissue and other specimens for laboratory analyses.
  • Performs other related duties as required.
  • A high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Successful completion of a surgical technician training program or equivalent job training.
  • Certified as a surgical technician or two years of experience in lieu of certification.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification in accordance with the American Heart Association required.
  • PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS (Medium): 20-50 lbs; 0-33% of the work day (occasionally); 11-25 lbs, 34-66% of the workday (frequently); 01-10 lbs, 67-100% of the workday (constantly); Lifting 50 lbs max; Carrying of objects up to 25 lbs; Occasional to frequent standing & walking, Occasional sitting, Close eye work (computers, typing, reading, writing), Physical demands may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.
  • ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS: Factors affecting environment conditions may vary depending on the assigned work area and tasks.
  • Environmental exposures include, but are not limited to: Blood-borne pathogen exposure Bio-hazardous waste Chemicals/gases/fumes/vapors Communicable diseases Electrical shock , Floor Surfaces, Hot/Cold Temperatures, Indoor/Outdoor conditions, Latex, Lighting, Patient care/handling injuries, Radiation , Shift work, Travel may be required.
  • Use of personal protective equipment, including respirators, environmental conditions may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.

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