Fairview Health Services  Surgical Technologist-Sign on Bonus up to $7,500 in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle Surgical Technologist-Sign on Bonus up to $7,500

Specialty Medical Support Staff

Location Fairview Southdale Hospital

Department Operating Room

Hours per 2 weeks 80

Shift Rotating day/evening/night

Date Posted 03/19/2018

Job Number 18-71896

Job Description:

The Southdale Hospital OR (Operating Room) and Same Day Surgery departments have a combined total of 24 beds and is located in Edina, MN. We serve patients of all ages and cases including higher level heart, neuro, orthopedics, Da Vinci robotics, cardiovascular, cysto, urology, dental, OB, GYN, eye, and generals- averaging 20,000 cases a year. Surgical techs will work on a variety of cases.

This position is eligible for a Sign On bonus (up to $7,500) and Fairview Employee Referral bonus.

Schedule typically includes; 8 hour shifts (day, evening, and limited occasional night shifts), M-F with weekend, holiday rotation/call (typically every third weekend call rotation), and occasional week night call rotation. Position can be either 72 or 80 hours in pay period (exact amount determined at offer based on mutual agreement). Benefit eligible.

Surgical technologists act as a scrub person during surgical procedures providing patient care services appropriate to the age of the patients served during the shift of duty in collaboration with the RN. Responsible for adhering to standards of nursing practice and patient care, correct use of supplies/equipment and maintenance of the surgical suite under the direction of an RN. Provides high quality care and focuses on patient safety while working in a team setting.

Keyword: Surg Tech, operating room, OR tech

Job Qualifications:


Military or LPN surgical asisstant, or surgical technologist training program completion

Current BLS certification with American Heart Association as a Healthcare Provider

Must have ability to prioritize and work in multi-task in a complex work environment.

Excellent communication skills, and the ability to prioritize and multi-task in a complex work environment.


Surgical Technologist Certification or certification eligible at time of hire

Graduate from an accredited Surgical Technologist Program.

Experience working as a surgical technologist

Training on various surgical cases

About Fairview Health Services

Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.

Additional Links:

Fairview's Award-winning healthcare system at http://www.fairview.org/About/WhyChooseUs/AwardsandRecognition/index.htm

University of Minnesota partnership at http://www.fairview.org/About/whoweare/AcademicPartnership/index.htm