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Providence Surgical Services Tech -Surgical Services *Up to $10,000 Hiring Bonus* in Colville, Washington


$10,000 Hiring Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begin on your first day of employment.

Providence is calling a Surgical Services Tech (Surgical Services, Day-Shift, 0.8 FTE) to Providence Mount Carmel Hospital in Colville, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

To learn more about our Surgical Tech program, take a look at the following video:

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In this position you will:

  • Supports the Performance Improvement process

  • Maintains a safe environment for staff, patients, and visitors

  • Patient-Care Positions: Considers individual needs in communication with, assessment of, and treatment of patients and staff, including ethical, cultural, psychosocial, religious, and age-specific aspects to include infant through the elderly

  • Supports patient rights and the organization’s code of ethical behavior

  • Regular and predictable attendance is required for all positions. Failure to meet this standard can result in progressive discipline up to and including termination

  • Central Service:

  • Processes supplies by cleaning, packaging, sterilizing, distribution, storing and documenting in accordance to State, Federal, and Industry standards and established Providence Mount Carmel Hospital policies and procedures

  • Checks for outdated supplies.

  • Checks supplies, instruments, and equipment upon receiving from vendor or stores

  • Participates in the monitoring and record keeping of all sterilizers/disinfectors/washers in Surgical Services

  • Operates and maintains sterilizers by cleaning and conducting proper tests

  • Prepares and sterilizes items and materials

  • Delivers emergency and routine items to using areas, checking for correct patient charges

  • Collects used equipment and supplies from the appropriate areas

  • Decontaminates and prepares for reuse

  • Prepares instrument set and trays as instructed in Central Processing procedures

  • Inventories and stocks shelves

  • Checks for expiration dates and correct charge slips

  • Performs general cleaning of autoclaves, portable equipment, supply shelves, decontamination room, and other areas

  • Meets deadlines and work assignments as scheduled

  • Assists Surgical Services Supervisor in training new employees, work assignments, and other duties

  • Assists Surgical Services Supervisor with PI activities and reporting

  • OR:

  • Maintain aseptic technique; actively monitors situations which could lead to breaches in aseptic technique

  • Provide comfort and support for the pre-operative patients by demonstrating sensitivity to patient’s care and privacy

  • Transport patients to and from the OR/Endo areas and positions patient as required for the type of procedure being performed

  • Identify and cares for specimens

  • Prepare Operating Room for cases by setting up table, instruments, and supplies according to type of case

  • Participate in equipment and supply count confirmation with RN

  • Assist Physician as directed within scope of practice

  • Assist Circulating RN to Monitor and update PPL’s as needed

  • ENDO:

  • Provides comfort and support for the pre-procedure patient by demonstrating sensitivity to patient’s care and privacy

  • Prepares procedure room by setting up equipment and supplies as needed for procedure

  • Obtains, identifies and labels specimens’

  • Assist Physician as directed within scope of practice

  • Follows the principles and requirements outlined in the Commitments & Compliance Integrity Program Employee Handbook and any other organizational or departmental materials related to compliance with laws and regulatory requirements

  • Cleans and maintains scopes and equipment per manufacturers guidelines

  • Inventories, orders, and stocks shelves as required. Checks for expiration dates and correct charge slips


Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technician program

  • Competent in Adult, Child, and Infant CPR or obtains within 3 months of hire

Preferred qualifications for this position includes:

  • Coursework/Training recent completion of CST training program. Or equivalent educ/experience

  • Coursework/Training central Service training.

  • Central Service experience.

About the hospital you will serve.

Mount Carmel Hospital is a Critical Access hospital in Colville, WA serving a three county area in Northeast Washington. We are a progressive, full service hospital offering advanced medical and surgical care as well as specialty support and outpatient services.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, 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 is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Surgical Techs

Location: Washington-Colville

Req ID: 357981