OR Surgical Technologist

Job Description

About Us

Akron Children’s Hospital is one of the largest independent pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best children’s hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Our dedicated staff serves nearly 800,000 patient visits per year through our 2 hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary and specialty care.

We are leading the way to healthier futures for children and communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University and other universities, we train new generations of pediatricians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists every year.


  1. To treat every child as we would our own
  2. To treat others as they would like to be treated
  3. To turn no child away for any reason

We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.

Shift Information: Day Job


This is a 8 hour per week position.


Responsible for scrubbing on all major and minor surgical procedures as assigned.  Participates with assessments, plans, implements, and evaluates care.  Performs circulating duties under direct supervision of a Registered Nurse to provide care and safety to all patients.  Responsible for maintaining suite supplies, pulling procedures, assisting with continuing education, precepting, and orientation of all staff.

High school diploma or equivalent required. Graduate from an accredited Surgical Technologist Program. CST and BLS certifications required. American Heart Association (AHA) is the organization designated for BLS, Strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills required.  OR experience required.

Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.

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