Mount Sinai Careers

O.R. Technician

Astoria, New York
Allied Health


Job Description

Mount Sinai Health System Careers
Do you have what it takes to wear the badge?
 
At the Mount Sinai Health System, patient care takes many forms. Our support services team members are responsible for creating a safe and welcoming environment for our patients so they can focus on what truly matters - healing. Every day brings new challenges—and each day offers the opportunity to improve the lives of patients and families in every community we serve.
 
Are you ready to discover the world of limitless possibilities that comes with wearing the badge? Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story of unrivaled patient care!
 
What You’ll Do:
 
A Surgical Technician is an individual with knowledge and expertise in operating room technology, who is responsible for assisting in the performance of routine and delegated functions under the direct supervision of a Registered Professional Nurse.
 
  • Set up sterile instrument table and prepare supplies according to type of operation 
  • Maintain and monitor aseptic technique at all times and institute corrective measures in the event of contamination 
  • Assist in care, handling and disposition of specimen according to policy 
  • Assist in moving patient using Perioperative Services approved transfer Service 
  • Assist Registered Professional Nurse in performing circulating functions according to established guidelines. 
  • Assist in transportation of patients to and from the surgical site as directed 
  • Assumes other responsibilities as assigned
     
What You’ll Bring:
Credential: Certification in Operating Room Technology
 
Education: High School diploma required.  Courses in operating room technology, science, biology and chemistry preferred.
 
Experience:Prefer experience in operating room setting     
 
Do you share our dedication to extraordinary service and have what it takes to wear the badge? Apply now!
 
Who We Are:
Over 35,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
 
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
 
The Mount Sinai Health System is committed to the tenets of diversity and workforce that are strengthened by the inclusion of and respect for our differences. We offer our employees a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, a 403(b) retirement plan, and much more.
 
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. 
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