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Operating Room Technician in Foothill at Foothill Regional Medical Center

Date Posted: 3/25/2019

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Job Description

OR Technician

We are hospitals and affiliated medical groups, working closely together for the benefit of every person who comes to us for care. We build comprehensive networks of quality healthcare services that are designed to offer our patients highly coordinated, personalized care and help them live healthier lives. Through collaboration, we strive to provide all of our patients and medical group members with the quality, affordable healthcare they need and deserve.

The OR Technician is responsible for ensuring patient safety through the supervision and maintenance of sterilizing of the operative field, as well as anticipating equipment and supply needs for the procedure. Incorporating clinical knowledge with established standards of practice and in collaboration with the circulating nurse providing intraoperative intervention to adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.

Job Responsibilities/Duties

  • Assists in surgery as a scrub assistant and operates surgical equipment.
  • Determines appropriate equipment and supplies needed in surgery according to nursing protocol.
  • Prepares, maintains, cleans and checks equipment for proper and safe functioning prior to use.
  • Assists in transporting, positioning, prepping and draping of patients for surgery.
  • Cleans, sorts, and sterilizes instruments and prepares instrument packs.


Minimum Education: High School graduate or equivalent. Successful completion of an Accredited Surgical Technician Course. 

Minimum Experience: One (1) year current experience as an operating room technician in an acute care facility preferred. Ability to scrub on all type of surgical procedures.

Req. Certification/Licensure: Operating Room Technician or Surgical Technician Certification. Current American Heart Association (BLS) Certification.

Employee Value Proposition

Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc., is guided by a diverse and highly experienced leadership core. This group maintains the vision that has made Prospect a needed difference-maker in the lives of so many patients today, and many executives contribute to our continued efforts. As a member of our highly effective team of professionals you will receive:

  • Company 401K
  • Medical, dental, vision insurance
  • Paid time-off
  • Life insurance

How to Apply

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We are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources.

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