Certified Scrub Technician Full-time, Part-time, Per Diem

Short Hills Surgery Center, located in Millburn, New Jersey, is seeking a Certified Scrub Technician, Full-time, Part-time and Per Diem to join our exceptional healthcare team. SHSC is a fast-paced, AAAHC-Certified state of the art facility! Our same-day surgery center has all the accreditations of a traditional hospital but we set a higher standard for physician and nursing care. The result: our high patient satisfaction scores and low infection rates. Our 25,000-square-foot facility features six major operating rooms, two minor surgery rooms, and 24 recovery beds, including four private rooms, all within an upscale, comfortable atmosphere.

This position is a great opportunity for the right candidate. A minimum of 2 years relevant experience and current BLS certification is required.  Ambulatory experience preferred.

Essential, core functions of the Certified Scrub Technician include:

The Scrub/Surgical Technician utilizes surgical knowledge and training to provide accurate and efficient instrumentation in an aseptic environment. Under the supervision of the OR Nurse Manager, functions as a member of the surgical team to provide quality care. The Surgical Technician is expected to be able to work flexible hours.

 Role-Specific, Certified Scrub Technician, job functions include but not limited to:

  • Anticipate the needs of the surgeon collaborating with members of the surgical team to ensure the availability of adequate supplies
    • Assists the surgeon at the sterile field maintaining strict aseptic technique
    • Utilizes “time out” to verify patient name and site of surgery
    • Demonstrates ability to open sterile supplies and move contents to sterile field properly
    • Demonstrates competency in the use of all OR equipment
    • Assists in the turnover of the rooms in order to maintain an efficient surgical schedule
    • Appropriately manages the decontamination process of instruments/equipment at end of procedure utilizing PPE
    •  Restocks supplies, damp dusts equipment, shelving, and carts as directed

Qualifications:  

Must be certified by an accredited program and have current BLS certification. 

We offer competitive compensation and a friendly, dynamic work environment where employees are empowered to contribute to their own and company enrichment initiatives.

A competitive Health and Wellness Benefit Plan is available for the eligible candidate.  Only candidates meeting eligibility requirements will be contacted.

To apply:

If you are interested in applying for a position at Short Hills Surgery Center, please send your resume for consideration to Claudette Fox at CFox@shorthillssc.com.

We are an equal opportunity employer.