Surgical Technician - Walter Reed NMMC

Luke & Associates provides services for the U.S. military and private industry. Services include healthcare services, advisory and assistance services, technical services, engineering, staff augmentation, project and program management services for both commercial and government sectors, and information management. Luke provides healthcare professionals for local, national and military clinics, hospitals and healthcare systems.

Luke & Associates Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Job Information

CORE DUTIES AND EXPECTATIONS
-Ensure a safe and sterile environment for surgical. Procedures. Prepare a patient for surgery; arrange Operating Room (OR) equipment, instruments, and supplies accord to the preference of the surgeons and nurses.
-Be conscientious, orderly, and emotionally stable in order to handle the demands of surgeons. Respond quickly and have knowledge of various operating room procedures.
-Work as an integral part of the healthcare team alongside surgeons, nurses, anesthesiologists, and other personnel before, during and after surgery.
-Adjust and test equipment, prepare the patient for surgery, and help to connect surgical equipment and monitoring devices. Scrub and put on gown and gloves, prepare the sterile setup for the appropriate procedure and assist other members of the team with gowning and gloving’.
-As directed by the surgeon, sponge or suction the operative site, prepare suture material, dispense appropriate fluids and drugs, and prepare specimens for subsequent pathologic analysis

Job Location: 
Bethesda, MD
Job Government Or Commercial: 
GOVERNMENT
Job Pay Range: 
Competitive Pay and benefits
Job Requirements
Job Experience: 
1 year of full time employment within the past 2 years.
Job Education: 
Certificate of Training from an acceptable education facility.
Job Certifications: 
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
Job Licensing: 
Any State
Contact Info
Job Recruiter: 
Charlie Cauthen
(321) 525-8384 or resumes@lukeassoc.com
Other Details
Job Work hours: 
Monday through Friday, 8 or 10 hour shifts, No weekends or federal holidays.