Scrub Technician, PRN in Houston at Shriners Hospitals for Children

Date Posted: 6/22/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    6977 Main street
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 3 year(s)
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

In approximately 6 to 12 months, the services currently located in the Shriners Hospitals for Children - Houston will transition to the Shriners Hospital for Children - Galveston location.

Shriners Hospitals for Children-Houston, located in the heart of the prominent Texas Medical Center, has an immediate opening for a PRN Scrub Technician.

Position Summary:

The ScubTechnician, under the direction of the Administrative Director of Surgical Services, will support the surgical team during procedures. Ensures the area surrounding the patient is kept sterile to reduce the risk of infection. Also ensures staff in this area are also sterile, freshly scrubbed and covered with sterile gloves and gowns.

Job Requirements

Education:  High school education or GED. 

License/Certification: Surgical Technologist Certification required; Completion of American Heart Association Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider Program required. 

Training and Experience: Minimum three years of Surgical Technologist experience. 2 - 3 years orthopedic experience preferred.

Skills and Knowledge: Demonstrates knowledge of proper decontamination procedure for instruments and equipment.