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Surgical Technician Chief, General Surgery - Allegheny General Hospital

Allegheny Health Network

  • Company AHN
  • Pittsburgh, PA - Allegheny General Hospital
  • Tech
  • Full time
  • Rotational (United States of America)

Company :

Allegheny Health Network

Job Description : 


Performs direct and indirect technical tasks for patients before, during, and after surgical interventions. SIGN ON BONUS


  • Initiates changes to physician preference list and assures that team members are aware of changes. (25%)
  • Maintains the inventory for the service area assigned. (20%)
  • Performs sponge, needle, and instrument count. (15%)
  • Orients new team members to assigned service area. Directs the work of lower level surgical technicians.(15%)
  • Assists in setting up the surgical operating suite with appropriate instruments and supplies. (15%)
  • Scrubs in prescribed manner, hands physician instruments required during surgery. (10%)
  • Performs other duties as assigned or required.

Years of Experience                        Sign-On Amount               Commitment

0-1                                                          $10,000                                 2 years

0-1                                                          $12,000                                 3 years

1-2                                                          $12,000                                 2 years

1-2                                                          $17,000                                 3 years

2+                                                           $15,000                                 2 years

                                                               $25,000                                 3 year



  • Surgical Technologist (ST) hired after 12/29/2020 must:
    • Successfully complete a Surgical Technologist program sponsored by an entity holding nationally recognized institutional or programmatic accreditation and maintain a surgical technologist certification from an accredited certification program (including military completed programs). Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) certification required within 6 months of completion of Surgical Technologist program. OR
    • Be employed to practice surgical technology by the health care facility on or before December 29, 2020 OR
    • Been employed to practice surgical technology as the individual's primary function in another health care facility at any time during the two years immediately preceding December 29, 2020


  • 3 years surgical scrub specialty experience

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