Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston Scrub Technician/First Assist (Per Diem) in Waltham, Massachusetts
Boston Eye Surgery & Laser Center (BESLC) has a great opportunity open for a Per Diem Certified Scrub Tech for our Waltham surgery center.
Schedule: Per Diem- minimum requirement of offering 2 (10 hr) shifts per month. Surgery center is opened Mon-Thurs. Hours are 7:00 AM- 5:30 PM
The Scrub Technician will directly assist the surgeon, with the guidance of the circulating registered nurse, in rendering professional care to patients undergoing ophthalmic surgical procedures. Functions cooperatively within the surgical team. Maintains strict aseptic technique during set up, draping and during surgical procedure. Follows OR procedure for proper decontamination of instruments, equipment and room turnover.
Surgical Technician certification required
High school diploma or equivalency required
One or more years of related work experience in operating room preferred
Strong communication skills
Maintains Basic Cardiac Life Support certification
Membership in surgical specialty society encouraged
Maintains and complies with patient confidentiality and integrity policy on all matters
Frequent tasks: lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling, handling, reaching, and twisting of weights ranging from light to heavy at heights from the foot to above the head. Ability to manipulate small instruments.
Mobility: walking up to 8-10 hours, standing 3-8 hours, stooping, bending, balancing, climbing, crouching and sitting.
Boston Eye Surgery & Laser Center (BESLC) has an Ambulatory Surgery Center in Boston and in Waltham, MA. BESLC is affiliated with Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston (OCB); together they employ 500+ staff members throughout Massachusetts. BESLC offers excellent benefits, flexible schedule and a great team environment. BESLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.