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Surgical Services Support Technician

Company: Cleveland Clinic
Location: Cleveland
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

At Cleveland Clinic Health System, we believe in a better future for healthcare. And each of us is responsible for honoring our commitment to excellence, pushing the boundaries and transforming the patient experience, every day.We all have the power to help, heal and change lives - beginning with our own. That's the power of the Cleveland Clinic Health System team, and The Power of Every One.Job TitleSurgical Services Support Technician LocationCleveland FacilityCleveland Clinic Main Campus DepartmentJob CodeG10121 ShiftDays Schedule7:00am-3:30pm Job SummaryThis position is posted as a JIC (Job Interest Community). You are submitting your application for Surgical Services Support Technician opportunities. Once you apply, we will personally review your application to ensure that you meet the minimum qualifications and have completed the entire application. At that time, you may be contacted to discuss your experience. This way, we can be sure that the job you apply for is the perfect fit for you. Shifts available:2nd shift (evenings)3rd shift (nights)Safely transports patients to designated areas per nursing request. Uses variety of technical skills to assist the nursing staff as requested during surgical cases. Maintains and controls Support Services equipment and supplies. Maintains the O.R. environment in an aesthetically safe and sanitary condition. Job DetailsResponsibilities: Escorts and directs customers to the appropriate source for assistance.Provides a safe environment for patients and their families. Complies with entering job tasks in electronic computer software programs.Assists nursing service with prepping and shaving patients for surgery.Coordinates and maintains Uniform Room activities such as locker assignments and scrubs for all O.R. personnel.Properly handles and disposes of hazardous waste.Complies with special cleaning requests for radioactive waste and infection control surgical cases.Other duties as assigned.Preferred Qualifications (Additional Job Duties):Floor tech experience including buffing and stripping floors preferred but not requiredEducation:High School Diploma or GED.Certifications:Successful completion of Basic Life Support (BLS) through American Heart Association (AHA) required within new hire period.Complexity of Work:Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.Must be able to empathize and recognize with patients suffering from physical or emotional difficulties and be sensitive to patient needs.Work Experience: Minimum one year customer service experience and experience working in a team environment.Physical Requirements: Requires full range of body motion including ability to lift and/or bear the weight of 100 pounds with assistance, or more while pulling, lifting, pushing and transferring patients to and from various apparatus; regularly pushes moderate to heavy weight of 100 pounds or more.Exposure to body fluids.Must be available for flexible scheduling according to the needs of the surgical area.Floating may be expected per assignment policies within the surgical support department.Personal Protective Equipment:Follows standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required.The policy of Cleveland Clinic Health System and its system hospitals (Cleveland Clinic Health System) is to provide equal opportunity to all of our employees and applicants for employment in our tobacco free and drug free environment. All offers of employment are followed by testing for controlled substance and nicotine. Job offers will be rescinded for candidates for employment who test positive for nicotine. Candidates for employment who are impacted by Cleveland Clinic Health System's Smoking Policy will be permitted to reapply for open positions after 90 days.Cleveland Clinic Health System administers an influenza prevention program as well as a COVID-19 vaccine program. You will be required to comply with both programs, which will include obtaining an influenza vaccination, COVID-19 vaccination, or an exemption.Decisions concerning employment, transfers and promotions are made upon the basis of the best qualified candidate without regard to color, race, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry, status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran or any other characteristic protected by law. Information provided on this application may be shared with any Cleveland Clinic Health System facility. Please review the Equal Employment Opportunity poster. Cleveland Clinic Health System is pleased to be an equal employment employer: Women / Minorities / Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities

Keywords: Cleveland Clinic, Birmingham , Surgical Services Support Technician, Healthcare , Cleveland, Alabama

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