Job ID: 947135
Facility: Vidant Medical Center
Location: Greenville, NC
Date Posted: May 5, 2021
About The East Carolina Heart Institute
The East Carolina Heart Institute is the first in North Carolina devoted exclusively to education, research, treatment, and prevention of cardiovascular diseases. The institute is associated with Vidant Medical Center and East Carolina University. The primary facilities that make up the Heart Institute are located on the campuses of Vidant Medical Center and ECU’s Brody School of Medicine. We use the most advanced equipment and techniques to manage both familiar and rare cardiovascular problems. Our integration of basic science and clinical research, along with the clinical practice of medicine and surgery, ensures that patients receive the latest, most promising treatment options based on thorough review of their individual needs.
Maintains the integrity, safety and efficiency of the sterile field throughout surgical procedures.
Prepares and arranges instruments and supplies.
Assists the surgeon and assistants throughout the operation by providing sterile instruments and supplies.
Contributes to staff development and promotion of quality patient care.
Attends educational programs and staff orientation which promote personal and professional development.
Participates in Service Excellence Program.
High School plus additional education/experience is required.
Graduation from an approved Surgical Technology Program, Certification from a Military Program, LPN or graduated from an Accredited Nursing School or comparable on the job experience is required.
At least 2 years operating room experience as a scrub person is required.
BLS is required.
Certification in the field of surgical technologist is preferred.
Substitutions that may be allowed for education and or experience: Previous employment as a Surgical Technologist for three years may substitute for the required formal education.
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification
Full time with benefits
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.