Located close to the beach, just 60 miles north of Los Angeles, Community Memorial Hospital is a 242 bed non-profit, acute care facility, committed to provide quality patient care in an environment that promotes clinical excellence and innovative leadership.
We offer some of the best benefits in the industry, along with great career choices, training, and leadership development. At our facility, our employees share their enthusiasm for life as well as for helping others. As you balance your work life with your other passions, we're there for you every step of the way.
CMHS offers excellent benefits, such as Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, and AD&D insurance. We also offer a comprehensive 403(b) retirement plan, flexible spending accounts, paid time off, and a variety of other great benefits.
If you are interested in joining teams that meld quality care and compassion to create an environment of excellence, please take a moment to discover more about what it's like to work at Community Memorial Health System.
“CMHS is an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled Employer”
The Surgical Technician will work directly with the surgeon and the circulating registered nurse. Creates and maintains a sterile field while assisting the surgeon in delivering effective surgical intervention. The position’s duties are highly variable, so the successful candidate must be willing adapt to change and keep pace with the other OR professionals on staff. Demonstrates superior scrubbing knowledge in most areas, expertise in 3-4 surgical service-lines. Acts as an expert/resource person for one service-line. Able to teach scrubbing skills for most services. Actively in-services and trains staff per departmental need.
High school Diploma or equivalent (GED) required. Graduate from accredited surgical technologist school required. Minimum two (2) years’ surgery technician experience in the Operating Room environment required. Must have the ability to Scrub majority of service-lines independently, precept others and is recognized as a resource for other staff. Current Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification and basic computer skills required. National certification preferred. Must be able to respond to “call” within 30 minutes.