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About This Role:
The Surgical Technologist works in direct collaboration with the Registered Nurse and physician to meet unit and patient needs by performing patient care activities and offers comprehensive technical assistance during routine and complex procedures. The Technologist functions as an integral member of the health care team by contributing to the efficient operation of the unit. Performs circulating activities under the direction of the assigned RN circulator in multi-specialty cases (when one or more procedures are performed). Our Surgical Technologists also assist to precept new surgical technologists.
What You Need:
High School Diploma or equivalent GED. Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology program and national certification (NBSTSA).
Two (2) years of experience as a Surgical Technologist preferred. Ability to assist on complex OR cases and ability to cover multiple services and multiple cases. Must possess great communication skills, a high level of professionalism.
Shift: Full-Time position, shifts flexed between 7:00am - 11:30pm, Monday - Friday with weekend rotation required.
MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
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Internal Number: 8125918
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.