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Kadlec Surgical Technologist - Orthopedic Surgery Center in Richland, Washington


Kadlec has an exciting opportunity for a Surgical Technologist ASC KC to join our growing Orthopedic Surgery Center team located in Richland, Washington!

Shift Details: 0.0 FTE, On Call, Days


Minimum Requirements:

  • GED or High School Diploma from an accredited educational institution

  • Current registration as a Surgical Technologist (ST) in Washington State as per RCW 18.215

  • Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Graduation from an Accredited Training Program

  • National certification as a Surgical Technologist

  • 1 year Surgical Technologist scrub experience

  • Bi-lingual or multi-lingual skills

Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

As a Surgical Technologist you will assist in the preparation and care of surgical patients ranging from infants to geriatrics; Assistswith surgical procedures in the Ambulatory Surgery Center; and perform routine and delegated duties according to departmental policies.

  • Embrace Planetree Philosophy to provide a safe, comfortable, therapeutic patient centered environment.

  • Understand, embrace, and instill Kadlec’s Mission, Vision and Values.

  • Set up the assigned operating room following established department procedures assuring the equipment is appropriate for the specific surgery.

  • Take direction from the registered nurse related to patient safety in the case.

  • Obtain and arrange on instrument table all surgical instruments and supplies that are required for the surgery.

  • Assist in positioning the patient when needed, drape patient, maintain sterile field during the procedure. Responsible to create adequate space surrounding the sterile field.

  • Adhere to department policies and procedures related to aseptic technique and sterile techniques, comply with Universal Precautions, AORN standards, and APIC for Operating Room standards.

  • Assist surgeon, and other team members, during the procedure by passing instruments, sponges, sutures and other needed equipment as requested and handle instruments/equipment according to manufacturer’s recommendations and department policies.

  • Develops and maintains a surgical conscientious for each surgical patient.

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


Our Mission

Provide safe compassionate care. We promise to answer the call of every person we serve; to know them, care for them and ease their way. We are committed to safety, compassion, respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence and collaboration.

About Us

Located in sunny Tri-Cities, WA, Kadlec is the largest non-profit healthcare provider in the region. Kadlec is the premier choice for customer service excellence, providing compassionate healthcare by combining cutting-edge technology and innovation with evidence-based, patient-focused care. Kadlec does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Law. EOE. To learn more, click here: https://kadlec.jobs/about-us/

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Surgical Techs

Location: Washington-Richland

Req ID: 284040