Community Health Systems Surgical Technician - OR - FTE 1.0 Varied in Watsonville, California


Under the direction of the Director of Surgical Services, and a Registered Nurse, the Surgical Technologist works intraoperatively in the preparation and handling of supplies and equipment to maintain a safe and therapeutic surgeon environment for the patients. The Surgical Technologist will perform as a team member for the common good of the patient take responsibility for personal action.



High school graduate or equivalent. Graduate from a formal surgical tech training program or 1 year of acute hospital surgical technician experience required. Certification from National Association of Surgical Technologist required


  • One year experience in a main operating room within the last two years preferred

  • Basic knowledge of scrub role, handling of instruments, set up, anticipates surgeons needs

  • Knowledge of autoclaves

  • Transporting Patients

  • Must be dependable, adaptable to change and have good organizational skills.

  • Must be able to keep all information confidential.

Licenses and/or Certificates:

  • BLS

Job: Perioperative Services

Organization: Watsonville Hospital

Location: CA-Watsonville

Requisition ID: 1742390