Mercy Health Certified OR Technologist in Paducah, Kentucky

Certified OR Technologist

Job ID: 4660557

Updated: March 20, 2018

Geographic Location: Kentucky

Location: Paducah, KY, United States

Department: LHI Surgery Exp

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Shift: Days/Afternoons

Standard Hours: 36

Who May Apply

All qualified applicants are welcome to apply

Job Summary

The OR Tech maintains the sterile field in the operating room, being constantly vigilant to see that proper aseptic techniques are utilized to prevent contamination and infection. Assists the surgical team as the sterile member who passes the instruments, sutures and sponges. If not in a sterile position, assists assigned RN, by completing assignments as directed.

*Sign-On Bonus available

Qualifications - Minimum

Associates degree or vocational degree in surgical technology

Certified Surgical Technologist (CST)

Basic Life Support through AHA

Qualifications - Preferred

One year of surgical tech experience.

Physical Demands

Frequent lifting of patients with assistance (lifts a minimum of 50 lbs. with assistance); dexterity for use, moving, and handling of instruments and equipment; visual and auditory acuity; transports patients using stretchers/beds; work is medium to heavy; requires long periods of standing. Must have no physical restrictions.


7:00 am - 7:30 pm

Shift and Job Schedule

Day shift; rotating schedule

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is our policy to abide by all Federal and State laws, as well as, the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a), prohibiting discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibiting discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.