Job Description

Payroll Title:
SURGICAL TCHN PD
Department:
La Jolla JMC 9 Labor and Delivery
Hiring Pay Scale
$41.66 / Hour
Worksite:
La Jolla Medical Center
Appointment Type:
Per Diem
Appointment Percent:
20%
Union:
EX Contract
Total Openings:
2
Work Schedule:
12 hour shifts, Sunday-Saturday

#129710 Surgical Technician Per Diem - Labor & Delivery

Filing Deadline: Tue 5/21/2024

UC San Diego values equity, diversity, and inclusion. If you are interested in being part of our team, possess the needed licensure and certifications, and feel that you have most of the qualifications and/or transferable skills for a job opening, we strongly encourage you to apply.

DESCRIPTION

Under close supervision, the Surgical Technician performs in a fast paced, high risk Labor and Delivery Unit. Responsibilities include management of surgical equipment, instruments, and supplies. Maintaining sterile surgical techniques, and informal education of nursing and medical staff. Scrub for Obstetric surgeries and procedures. Stock LDR's and OR's with supplies and equipment. Transport labs to the laboratory, transport patients to other units, run errands within hospital as needed.

Two open positions, one for night shift and one for day shift.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Certificate from an accredited Surgical Technician institution; or evidence of completion of Surgical Tech training in a specialized program.

  • BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.

  • One (1) year Surgical Tech experience in a hospital setting.

  • Proven experience handling a variety of complex surgical cases.

  • Superb customer service, critical thinking, and communication skills.

  • Must be a team-player.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Previous experience in OB/GYN or Women's Health.
  • Certified Surgical Technologist (CST).
  • Two (2+) or more years of Surgical Technician experience.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

Pay Transparency Act

Annual Full Pay Range: $86,986 - $86,986 (will be prorated if the appointment percentage is less than 100%)

Hourly Equivalent: $41.66 - $41.66

Factors in determining the appropriate compensation for a role include experience, skills, knowledge, abilities, education, licensure and certifications, and other business and organizational needs. The Hiring Pay Scale referenced in the job posting is the budgeted salary or hourly range that the University reasonably expects to pay for this position. The Annual Full Pay Range may be broader than what the University anticipates to pay for this position, based on internal equity, budget, and collective bargaining agreements (when applicable).


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If applicable, life-support certifications (BLS, NRP, ACLS, etc.) must include hands-on practice and in-person skills assessment; online-only certification is not acceptable.

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, the only Burn Center in the county, and and dozens of outpatient clinics. We invite you to join our team!

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