Job ID: 947372
Facility: The Outer Banks Hospital, Inc.
Location: Nags Head, NC
Date Posted: Oct 26, 2021
About the Outer Banks Hospital
Located in the beautiful coastal town of Nags Head, NC. The Outer Banks Hospital offers high-quality care in a compassionate environment—it’s what we’re known for on the Outer Banks.
We opened in March 2002 as a joint venture between Vidant Health and Chesapeake Regional Healthcare. Our facility includes eighteen acute care medical-surgical beds, two labor and delivery/recovery/post-partum beds, a level II nursery bed, a designated caesarian section room, three operating rooms, outpatient and diagnostic services along with a 24-hour emergency department. Affiliated with The Outer Banks Hospital is The Outer Banks Medical Group (a Vidant Medical Group partner) which is comprised of nine physician practices.
As a community hospital, we offer a broad range of inpatient and outpatient services. We meet the health care needs of our coastal community, whose year-round population of 35,000 swells to 250,000 in the summer months.
We welcome you to make a difference with us and become a part of a collaborative community that touches lives, including yours.
The Surgical Technician is responsible for maintaining the integrity, safety and efficiency of the sterile filed throughout the operation. Knowledge of an experience with aseptic technique and surgical procedures qualify the Surgical Technician to prepare and arrange instruments and supplies and to assist the surgeon and assistants throughout the operation by providing the sterile instruments and supplies required.
Must be a graduate from an approved Surgical Technician program or a Licensed Practical Nurse with surgical technologist experience. Current American Heart Association (AHA) BLS Healthcare Provider status is required upon hire.
Previous experience as a Surgical Technologist experience is preferred. Must possess ability to comply with the Department's universal precautions procedure through the use of personal protective equipment.
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification
It is the goal of Vidant Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.
Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.
We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint.