Certified Surgical Technician

Shift: Variable
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

Who We Are

Patient focused, community oriented, conveniently located and equipped with technology that rivals the nation’s most prestigious healthcare systems, Hackensack Meridian Health Mountainside Medical Center offers a comprehensive and growing array of services delivered by caring and highly skilled medical professionals. We’re proud of the therapeutic and administrative upgrades we have made. Mountainside Medical Center has been serving Montclair and its surrounding New Jersey communities since 1891. The physicians, nurses and volunteers who are a part of the Mountainside family are your friends and neighbors. We're your community, your hospital and team, working hard for you.

Hackensack Meridian Health Mountainside Medical Center is proud to continue to provide world-class health care services in a community setting. Our 365 bed medical center has successfully transitioned from a stand-alone facility to being part of Hackensack Meridian Health, the most comprehensive and truly integrated network in New Jersey.  Mountainside is a joint venture between Hackensack Meridian Health and Ardent Health Services, one of the country’s leading private hospital management companies.

We are looking for a dynamic and passionate Certified Surgical Technician to join the Mountainside Team!

What You’ll Do

The Certified Surgical Technician will be responsible for a variety of technical and routine tasks to facilitate the care of the patient. This position delivers care in a prompt and professional manner, always maintaining the highest level of confidentiality and respect. The Technician works as part of the care team to meet the needs of the customer and to support departmental objectives.

The successful candidate will be able to:

  • Prepares for the pre-assigned cases using physician preference.
  • Setting up the operating room prior to surgery.
  • Opens supplies/instruments utilizing aseptic technique.
  • Pass instruments to surgeons during surgery.
  • Follows established policies and procedures as it relates to counting of sponges, instruments etc.
  • Initiates corrective action when counts are incorrect.
  • Anticipate the need of the surgical team and communicate effectively with the team to ensure quality of patient care.
  • Perform any and all other duties assigned.

What You’ll Bring

  • Graduate of an accredited school of surgical technology. (required)
  • Must have surgical technician certification.
  • You must meet the NJ requirements under the Surgical Technologist law to be considered for this opportunity.
  • The ideal candidate will possess a minimum of 1 year surgical scrub experience (Preferred)
  • Must be self-starter who works well independently
  • Time management and prioritizing skills a must

What We Offer

  • Competitive pay

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance

  • 401k with Company match

  • Company paid basic life insurance and long term disability coverage

  • Generous paid time off, including an additional extended illness bank

  • 6 Paid Holidays

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Advancement and career development opportunities

Hackensack Meridian Health Mountainside Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer and applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.