Surgical Technician - Operating Room - req2873

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Surgical Technician - Operating Room - req2873

  • Employment Type: Staff - Contingent
  • Employee Class: Unclass Contingent AFSCME HSC
  • Bargaining Unit: AFSCME
  • Shift: 8
  • Work Hours: Varies- May work 2 weekend shifts/mo & 1 major holiday/yr subject to UTMC's needs; on-call - Varies- May work 2 weekend shifts/mo & 1 major holiday/yr subject to UTMC's needs; on-call
  • Hours Per Week: 4
  • FTE: 0.1
  • Location: HSC Hospital
  • Department: Operating Room
  • Number of Openings: 1
  • Salary Range: $ 19.67 - 23.90
  • Grade: Unclassified AFSCME HSC - N1U16
  • Float: Yes
  • Rotate: Yes
  • On Call: Yes
  • Travel: No
  • Weekend/Holiday: Yes
  • Requisition ID: req2873
  • Position Control Number (PCN): H92769
  • Posting Period: internal 3/19 to 3/24/2021
  • To promote the highest levels of health andwell-being, the University of Toledo campuses are tobacco-free.  Tofurther this effort, the University of Toledo Health Science Campus MedicalCenter is requiring candidates for employment to be nicotine-free. Pre-employment health screening requirements will include cotinine (nicotine)testing, as well as drug and other required health screenings for the position.The employment offer is conditional upon successful completion of a cotininetest and Occupational Health clearance.Position Description:

    Performs scrub duties during surgical procedures under direct supervision of the physician and the circulating registered nurse.  Performs other functions as directed to assist in departmental operations.


    1.     Graduate of an accredited surgical technician program with a current certification (CST).

    2.     Significant related experience may be considered in lieu of above requirements.

    3.     Heart Saver CPR required.

    4.     Able to function during stressful situations.

    5.     Will be required to rotate shifts as needed, work weekends and take call.

    6.     Physical requirements:

    a.    visual acuity of 20/20 or corrected to 20/20 including color vision when applicable;

    b.    ability to hear (with or without aides)

    c.     ability to orally communicate

    d.    good manual dexterity

    e.    ability to push, pull, roll, and transfer/lift 50 pounds occasionally

    f.      ability to stand, walk frequently

    g.    ability to bend, reach, stoop, kneel frequently; and

    h.    ability to perform CPR

    Working Conditions:Working conditions include but are not limited to an environment of high stress where exposure to bloodborne pathogens and other infectious agents, unpleasant odors, limited space, dust and fumes, variations in environmental temperature, hazardous chemicals, loud noise, radiation risk, laser exposure, physically demanding workloads, heavy lifting of at least 30 pounds but often more. Many repetitive activities and motions such as bending, standing and walking for extended periods of time are required. Some risk of verbal, physical and emotional aggression may be experienced.

    The above list of duties is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of duties performed by the people so classified, nor is it intended to limit or modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct and control the work of employees under his/her supervision.

    The University of Toledo is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. The University of Toledo does not discriminate in employment, educational programs, or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, ancestry, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, military or veteran status, disability, familial status, or political affiliation.

    The University of Toledo provides reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you require accommodation to complete this application, or for testing or interviewing, please contact the Human Resources Department at 419-530-4747 between the hours of 8:30AM and 5:00PM or apply online for an accommodation request.

    Computer access is available at most public libraries and at the Office of Human Resources located in the Center for Administrative Support on the Main Campus of the University of Toledo




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    Job No:
    Posted: 3/27/2021
    Application Due: 6/25/2021
    Work Type: Full Time