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Modoc Medical Center is accepting applications for a part-time Scrub Technician in the Alturas, CA Nursing/Surgery Department. The Scrub Technician works in conjunction with other operation room personnel to provide optimum care of the patient while in surgery. This is a position that varies according to the surgery schedule.

Wage Rate: $20.50 to $31.01 | Certificated $25.50 to $38.57 (Dependent on Experience)

Duties include (but not limited to):

  • Anticipating the needs of the surgeon and having thorough knowledge of surgical techniques, procedures and hospital standards.
  • Understanding proper positioning, preparation and draping of the patient.
  • Checking schedules for time, type of operation, anesthesia and surgeon
  • Checking instruments to be used
  • Being systematic, accurate and conscientious in maintaining aseptic surgical technique
  • Providing sterilized instruments to surgeon
  • Removing all contaminated instruments from the operative field
  • Checking sponge, instrument and needle count with circulating nurse
  • Removing soiled instruments, linens and basins to cleaning area
  • Leaving operating room ready for use
  • Wearing appropriate scrub suit/OR apparel

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalency exam
  • Completed a course for Scrub Technician training preferable
  • 3 Years previous working experience in Surgery required
  • Above-average mental ability, good physical/mental health
  • Able to communicate in English, both verbally and in writing
  • Is dependable, organized, reliable and have good attendance

Application Process:

Apply on-line at

Modoc Medical Center is an EOE.

Minimum Education and Experience

Minimum Months of Experience: 36
Education Required: High School
Hiring Requirements for This Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Background Checks
  • Reference Check
  • Minimum Hourly Wage: 20.50
    Maximum Hourly Wage: 38.57