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Providence Health & Services Surgical Technologist in Olympia, Washington


Providence is calling a Surgical Technologist (0.9 FTE, Variable Shift) to work in the Surgery Department at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

* 1,500 Sign On Bonus for Surgical Technologists with 1 plus years of experience.

We are seeking a Surgical Tech to collaborate with an Operating Room (OR) team in providing efficient, safe, cost effective patient care outcomes before, during and after surgery.

In this position you will:

  • Set up and maintain a sterile field

  • Prepare the surgical environment for the patient and the procedure being performed

  • Maintain familiarity, function and proper care of all operating room equipment and instruments

  • Work closely with the surgical patient and the perioperative team, and assist the surgeon, as necessary, during procedures

  • Initiate responsibility for care of specimens

  • Anticipate the needs of the surgical team according to the requirements of the procedure


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current Surgical Technologist license in Washington State

  • Current AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Recent operating room experience

  • Current National Certified Surgical Technician certification

  • Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technician program

About the hospital you will serve:

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Surgical Techs

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 263729