Acts as a member of the surgical team who primarily functions in a scrubbing capacity. May assist in circulating duties in the surgical suite.
Maintains aseptic technique while providing a quiet environment in the OR suite, respecting the dignity and privacy of the patient.
Shares in OR suite preparation. Uses and maintains specialized equipment and supplies used for specific surgical procedures.
Anticipates the needs of the surgeon to expedite the procedure.
Utilizes surgical instruments and knowledge of the step-by-step sequences for surgical procedures.
Assumes shared responsibility for proper handling of surgical specimens.
Assists in training and orientation of new employees.
Perform other duties as required or assigned.
A graduate of an approved school of surgical technology or program accepted by the Association of Surgical Technologists required.
Required Licensure/Certification Skills:
National certification as a surgical technician required.
Current registration with the New Hampshire Board of Registration for Medical Technicians per NH RSA 328-I." If not currently registered, candidate must be willing to obtain registration prior to beginning employment. D-H will assist in obtaining registration.
How can the lifestyle in New Hampshire and Vermont compliment your career? You can have amazing 4-season living with a career at one of the top health systems in the country. The Dartmouth-Hitchcock health system stretches over New Hampshire and Vermont and offers the quintessential New England experience. With no income or sales tax, this beautiful area combines history, industry and business and has been ranked consistently as one of the best places in the US to live and work. Anchored by the academic Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH, the system includes the NCI-designated Norris Cotton Cancer Center, the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock; 4 affiliated hospitals and 30 Dartmouth-Hitchcock ambulatory clinics across the region. We are close to the urban centers of Boston, New York and Montreal, but also offer proximity to the seacoast and multiple top-tier ski mountains within a short driving distance. Throughout New Hampshire, the opportunities – both career and personal – truly make our area the ideal place to work and play.Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without ...regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.