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Swedish Health Services Surgical Technologist Lead - Neuro And Spine Surgery in Seattle, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Surgical Technologist Lead (1.0 FTE, Night Shift) to work in the Neuro And Spine Surgery at Swedish Cherry Hill in Seattle, WA.

The Surgical Technologist Lead is responsible for coordinating service planning activities for a designated specialty service. Provides professional surgical knowledge and scrubs skills in assigned area.

In this position you will:

  • Review the surgery schedule for the week to anticipate equipment or product issues.

  • Checks voice mail frequently, troubleshooting product, instrumentation, equipment, or scheduling issues.

  • Respond to specialty questions or pages in a timely manner.

  • Edits Procedures lists in collaboration with the Specialty Charge Nurse.

  • Assist in orientation of new staff. Works with unit preceptors. Collaborate with manager/educator to review and evaluate staff performance. Serves as a role model for staff in following established standards of the department and attending charge nurse meetings.

  • Responsible for the accuracy and content of resource materials in Sterile Processing Department.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Washington State Surgical Technologist certification

  • Two (2) years of relevant clinical experience

  • Completion of an approved Surgical Tech program OR equivalent work experience may be substituted for not completing a Surgical Technology program in addition to the experience requirement

About the Cherry Hill Campus

What is now known as the James Tower at Swedish/Cherry Hill Campus was home to the first hospital in Seattle, established in 1877 by the Sisters of Providence, a Catholic charity. On July 1, 2000, the 385-bed tertiary care center previously known as Providence Seattle Medical Center became part of the Swedish healthcare system.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits β€” see our website for details


Our Mission

Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

Our Vision is Health for a Better World.

About Us

Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Surgical Techs

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: Cherry Hill Main Bldg (WA150) 500 17th Ave James Tower Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 273136