Ascension, A53 Burnet, TX 78611, USA
Feb 06, 2020Full time
We Are Hiring Title: Surgical Tech-Certified City, State: Burnet, TX Location: Seton Highland Lakes Department: Surgery Additional Job Details: Part-Time, Day - Monday, Thursdays 12 hour shift 7:00am - 7:00pm. Other week days available. Call One weekend day and 2 non weekend days a month for a total of 3 days *** Competitive Compensation *** Benefits Package *** Why Join Ascension? At Seton Highland Lakes, we're using the power of purpose to change healthcare for the better. As part of Ascension's Texas Ministry Market we do this through collaboration. Seton brings great minds and proven results from the across the nation together. From the best hires and strategic plans for growth, to the proactive connections we make within our community, we reach out to move ahead. Now, partnering with the University of Texas to build the new Dell Seton Medical Center, our future looks brighter than ever. We do this in force. With more than 12,800 associates, Seton is the leading healthcare service provider in Central Texas as well as its second largest employer. We serve an eleven county area of more than 1.8 million people. We have five urban acute care hospitals, two rural hospitals, a mental health hospital, three primary care clinics for the uninsured, and an increasing number of storefront care locations. We do this with vision. Since our founding in 1902, Seton has led the way in Austin --- expanding thoughtfully and with purpose; caring for our neighbors, because we know them so well. As a non-profit with a mission --- rather than a bottom line --- guiding us, improving health at a community level is our number one priority. Burnet. It's our home, and our heart. Burnet, Texas, also known as the Bluebonnet Capital of Texas, is nestled at the edge of the spectacular Texas Hill Country. The city is located about 50 miles northwest of Austin, amidst the beautiful Highland Lakes. Burnet is home to a population of 6,239 people, which is a increase of about 82.27% since 2000. Compared to the rest of the country, Burnet's cost of living is 9.70% lower than the national average. The historic community of Burnet hosts the annual Bluebonnet Festival during the second weekend in April filled with live music, good food, and parades. With Inks Lake State Park, Lake Buchanan, and the Longhorn Cavern State Park, there's plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy! The way we connect, the lives we affect. The Seton Highland Lakes Family is always looking for dedicated, talented professionals willing to share their hearts with those we serve. Being part of our close-knit team means performing to a higher standard. Embracing innovation, while understanding the importance of individual connections. And continually collaborating, learning and growing to realize new levels of personal and professional satisfaction. At Ascension, we provide a competitive compensation package inclusive of a wide range of flexible benefit options. We support work-life balance through generous paid time off and encourage spirituality in the workplace. Compensation/Benefits: At Ascension, we care for the people who are the foundation of our work to fulfill our mission: our associates. We offer a comprehensive benefit package inclusive of medical, dental, vision, retirement, and generous PTO. Associates can also take advantage of other great benefits like tuition reimbursement or adoption assistance. What You Will Do As a Certified Surgical Technologist with Seton Highland Lakes, you will have the opportunity to facilitate the safe and efficient performance of surgical procedures within our operating suites. As a valuable member of the Surgical Team, your expertise in the theory and application of sterile and aseptic techniques combined with your knowledge of human anatomy, surgical procedures, and implementation tools and technologies will provide safe and effective surgical procedures for our patients. Responsibilities: Prepares surgical operating suite with sterile drapes and sterile solutions as well as appropriate sterile and non-sterile instruments and supplies. Hands required/requested instruments and supplies to surgeon during surgery. Assists with preparing, transporting, positioning and draping patients. Maintains instruments in an organized manner and monitors/tracks instruments counts throughout procedures. What You Will Need Licenses/Certifications/Registration: Required Credential(s): BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date. One or more of the following: Surgical Tech credentialed from the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Surgical Tech credentialed from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date. Education: Diploma High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required Work Experience: Experience in General Surgery to include Orthopedics, Robotics, Podiatry, Endoscopy, Pulmonology a plus. Equal Employment Opportunity Seton Healthcare Family is an equal employment opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and complies with all applicable federal, state and local equal employment regulations and laws. It is the policy of the Seton Healthcare Family to afford equal employment opportunities to all employees and prospective employees without regard to their race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic or status that is protected by federal, state, or local laws. This policy applies to all personnel actions, such as hiring, promotion, transfer, demotion, termination, layoff and all other conditions and privileges of employment in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. Affirmative Action goes beyond the concept of equal employment opportunity. Affirmative Action policies and programs are required to overcome the present effects of past discrimination and to achieve equal employment opportunity for members of groups that are or have been formerly under-represented. Affirmative Action policies and programs are tools whereby additional efforts are made to recruit, employ and promote qualified members of formerly excluded groups, even if that exclusion cannot be traced to particular discriminatory actions. Through specific and result-oriented activities, Seton Healthcare Family's goals are to ensure that every person is given full consideration through equal employment opportunity policies and practices and to achieve a representative workforce through its affirmative action efforts. It is further the policy of the Seton Healthcare Family to encourage vendors, contractors, affiliate institutions and others doing business with the Seton Healthcare Family to observe the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action. Seton Healthcare Family is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster: EEO is the Law Poster Supplement Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.