Certified Surgical Technologist I - Josie Robertson Surgery Center
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Location: New York, New York
Internal Number: 55984
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we're not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we're driving excellence and improving outcomes. We're treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.
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*Staff working at a MSK New Jersey location must be up to date with COVID-19 vaccination, which includes having completed the primary COVID-19 vaccination series and booster once eligible as mandated by New Jersey State. All New Jersey staff not yet eligible for a booster must receive a booster within 3 weeks of becoming eligible as a condition of continued employment at MSK.
Note: Individuals are eligible to receive a COVID-19 booster five months after receiving the second dose of either the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or two months after the J&J vaccine.
We are seeking a CertifiedSurgical Technologist to join our team at Memorial Sloan Kettering. This position will be located at our Josie Robertson Surgery Center. In this position you will work in direct collaboration with the Registered Nurse and physician to meet unit and patient needs by performing patient care activities. The Surgical Technologist functions as an integral member of the health care team by contributing to the efficient operation of the unit.
Are you ready to find your life's calling?
Able to hold yourself and others accountable in order to achieve goals and live up to commitments
Focused on continuous improvement, knowing the most effective and efficient processes to optimize work flow
A dedicated member of the team with an excellent work ethic and positive attitude
Someone who doesn't shy away from difficult situations or people, saying what needs to be said
Offer comprehensive technical assistance during routine and complex procedures
Prepare equipment, supplies, and surgical environment efficiently meeting all expectations and requirements
Performs circulating activities under the direction of the assigned RN circulator in multi-specialty cases (when performing multiple procedures)
Provide training and orientation for new team members
High School Diploma or equivalent education.
Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology program and national certification (NBSTSA)
Two (2) years of experience as a Surgical Technologist preferred
Superb communication skills and a high standard of integrity
A passion for healthcare and the ability to assist on multiple complex OR and services
Fulltime: 10 hour flexed shifts between 7:00am and 11:00pm with Saturday rotation.
Our Hiring Process
You review the posting, agree it sounds like an excellent fit & apply ->Talent Acquisition contacts you to schedule a phone interview (if your profile aligns) -> after speaking with the Talent Acquisition Specialist, you will connect with the Hiring Manager by phone or video -> if your experience is a fit, you will move forward to a video call or on-site visit with the team -> post-interview feedback->ideally an offer!
>reference check & onboarding-> orientation & official welcome to MSK.
Competitive compensation packages | Generous Vacation, Sick time + 12 holidays to recharge & refuel | Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA & Dependent Care | 403b retirement savings plan match | Enticing Tuition Reimbursement | Paid Maternity/Paternity & Adoption Assistance | Fitness Discounts & Wellness Program | Resource Networks | Life Insurance & Disability | Individual mentoring and professional development support
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At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.