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Providence Health & Services Surgical Technologist *6,000 Sign-On Bonus* in Olympia, Washington


Providence is calling a Surgical Technologist (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in the Surgery Department at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.

Under the supervision and direction of the Perioperative Nurse, collaborates with OR team in providing efficient, safe, cost effective patient care outcomes. The OR Technician will be proficient in all specialties and will take call as scheduled.

In this position you will:

  • Provide safe, efficient scrubbing technique for all specialties.

  • Check PPDs before the case.

  • Read up on less familiar procedures; ask for help when needed.

  • Participate in “hands-on” demonstrations when provided.

  • Request inservices on less familiar procedures / equipment.

  • Facilitate the availability of supplies, and properly maintained equipment and Instruments for surgical cases.

  • Assists in procuring supplies, equipment, and instrumentation for each case as indicated by Physician Preference Directory (PPD).

  • Check PPD for accuracy before opening a room.

  • Check integrity of instrumentation and equipment.

  • Ensure a sterile field is set up and maintained throughout each surgical case by implementation of aseptic technique and Body Substance Isolation (BSI).

  • Follow established protocols for electrical and power equipment, laser hand pieces, counts, and labeling of medications on the field.


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:

  • Graduate of an approved Operation Room 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.

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: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Surgical Techs

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 310016