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Senior Surgical Technician - Operating Room - FT - Days at Careers | UC Irvine Health - 13449

Updated: December 3, 2019

Job Description & Salary Range


UC Title:                                     Senior Surgical Technician

Position Number:                      10001099

Reports to:                                 Nurse Services Supervisor 2

Working Title:                            Senior Surgical Technician

Cost Center:                              Operating Room (7021)

Bargaining Unit:                       EX

FLSA:                                          Nonexempt

Job Code:                                  8930

Date Created:                            07/11/2019

Shift:                                           Day Shift

Hours:                                         36.00


Position Summary: 

The Sr. Surgical Tech utilizes advanced surgical techniques, working as part of the healthcare team to assist with direct patient care activities during medical procedures.  Ensures the environment is safe, equipment is functioning properly and procedures are conducted in a way to maximize patient safety. Prepares and stocks the OR before and after surgery, by gathering and organizing clean and sterile supplies. Sets sterile instrument fields; maintains and monitors aseptic techniques. Assists with the orientation of new staff and participates on departmental committees.


Salary Range: 


Rate    Minimum  $27.65   Midpoint  $31.02   Maximum  $34.39


Required Qualifications:

Ability to read, write and communicate effectively in English, and understanding of medical terminology

Ability to work variable shifts including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays

Basic Life Support

Successful completion of an accredited course in surgical technology

Two years of demonstrated surgical technologist experience in multiple specialties in an acute care facility


Preferred Qualifications:

Scrub Technician Certification


Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:

To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

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