Surgical Tech (ST) - Cardiac Surgery/Vascular Surgery



City
Eau Claire
State
Wisconsin
Telecommute
No
Department
Nursing
Why Mayo Clinic
This position will support our growing Cardiac Surgery and Vascular Surgery practices.
Position description
Assists the surgeon during operative procedures by providing appropriate and adequate sterile instrumentation and other supplies. Maintains the surgical field through aseptic practices. Ensures the operating suite is adequately prepared for the procedure. Works under the supervision of the Registered Nurse as a member of the peri-operative team. Monitors the PAR level of surgical instruments and supplies. Actively participates in departmental staff meetings and performance improvement initiatives.
Qualifications
Surgical Technician program graduate.
Additional qualifications
AST membership, preferred. Surgical Technologist Certification, preferred.

Ability to read and communicate effectively in English. Willingness to accept new ideas and work under stressful conditions. Basic computer knowledge.
License or certification
Current BLS Certification, or will obtain prior to hire.
Exemption status
Non-exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $20.39 per hour.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
64 hours every two week pay period
Schedule details
Rotating 8-hour shifts. Shift start times include 7:00 am, 10:00 am, 3:00 pm and 11:00 pm. Additional call rotation on week days and weekends per department need. Schedule details to be discussed further during interviews.

Weekend schedule

This position has a scheduled weekend rotation.

Site description
Eau Claire, with a metro area of 163,000 is home to the 11,000 students at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. Strong schools, low crime rate, and a reasonable cost of living may be expected. With an abundance of outdoor activities, Eau Claire was ranked #4 on the list of “Americas best towns” (Outside Magazine, 2015) The city also serves as the retail center for west central Wisconsin and the major metro area of Minneapolis/St. Paul is 90 minutes away. Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire is recognized as a Best Hospital in Northwestern Wisconsin and within the top 10 for Hospitals in Wisconsin (U.S. News & World Report, 2015-2016).
Category
Other Patient Care, Surgical Services
Career profile
Surgical Services
Job posting number
123001BR
Recruiter
Jennifer Schindeldecker
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).