Surgical Technologist
at Northbay Healthcare

Date Posted: 5/11/2019

Job Description


Surgical Technologist
On Call, 0
NorthBay Medical Center
Fairfield, CA

The Surgical Technologist is responsible for the delivery of patient care to assigned patients under the direction and supervision of a licensed professional nurse. The Surgical Technologist works as a team member with the primary function as the "scrub person" in the surgical suite and other clinical areas.  The technologist may be assigned other functions as permitted by the hospital policy.

The NorthBay Way is a set of value-based behaviors that are to be consistently demonstrated and role modeled by all employees that work at NorthBay Healthcare. The NorthBay Way principles consist of Caring, Communication, Collaboration, and Competence. Ideal candidate must be able to demonstrate these principles.

  1. High School Graduate.
  2. Graduate of Approved Surgical Technologist program required.   
  3. National certification through National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting preferred.   
  4. Minimum two years acute care operating room experience as a Surgical Technologist required, five years preferred. Trauma II experience preferred.  Must demonstrate knowledge of sterile technique, safe use and care of surgical instruments and equipment, knowledge of various in-patient surgical    procedures.  Basic windows computer skills required.  Good communication skills; works as a team member. 
  5. Actively engages in and supports a culture based on EXCEED principles.  Performs all physical duties of the job as stated in the job task analysis.
  6. Requires lifting, bending, pushing, pulling, sitting, standing, walking, kneeling, twisting, reaching, and fine motor skills.  
  7. Current certification in basic CPR through American Heart Association. Completion of annual organizational conditions of employment . required.  Flexibility in staffing required. Standby availability required. Transportation available to meet call back time requirements required.
  8. Must have current valid driver's license and provide proof of insurance to meet current Risk Management guidelines.  Must be available to perform job duties at both the NorthBay and VacaValley campus.
  9. Must demonstrate and maintain current knowledge and skill in providing appropriate care for patients in the following age groups: pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric.


Varied shifts

Job Snapshot

About Us

At NorthBay Healthcare, we are committed to upholding the health, wellness, and vitality of the California community members throughout Solano County and beyond. Tracing our roots back to 1960, we are the area’s only locally-based, locally-managed non-profit healthcare organization. Our presence as a leader in innovative healthcare solutions is made possible by a talented team of professionals who enjoy making a difference as well as a living. We call it “The NorthBay Way.” The principles that lead our work include:

  • Caring– be friendly, be helpful; treat others in the way they want to be treated. Be compassionate; demonstrate genuine concern for the well-being of others. Affirm the worth and potential of others, and encourage caring behaviors.
  • Collaborationhonor promises and commitments; work in a spirit of cooperation. Establish and maintain healthy interpersonal relationships. Appreciate and use the knowledge and experience of others; fully support decisions once they are made. Be fair, be equitable, and be aware in all actions affecting others.
  • Communication be consistent; earn and maintain the trust of others. Listen first; strive to understand events as they have meaning to others. Provide frequent, direct, and truthful communications. Ensure a clear and compelling purpose for the work that needs to be done. Show appreciation, recognize results, and celebrate accomplishments.
  • Competence – take personal responsibility for uncompromising levels of service, quality, and safety. Be accountable for problems that cross your path: do whatever it takes to do the right thing. Manage resources with prudence and responsibility; encourage innovation and risk-taking in others. Engage in lifelong learning to grow more skilled, professionally and personally.

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