University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

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Main OR Surgical/Scrub Tech PRN

Main OR Surgical/Scrub Tech PRN

Requisition ID 
Position Type 
Temporary Full-Time
Sub Category 
ICE Interventional Main Operating Room
Posted Date 
Post End Date 

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The Surgical Scrub Tech assembles supplies for surgical procedures, maintains the sterile field, passes surgical instruments, and assists in room preparation.


UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:

  • Health: Medical, Dental and Vision plans available for staff and family
  • Holiday, Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Education discount for staff and dependents (undergraduate only)
  • Retirement: Up to 10% matched contribution from UAMS
  • Basic Life Insurance up to $50,000
  • Career Training and Educational Opportunities
  • Merchant Discounts
  • Concierge prescription delivery on the main campus when using UAMS pharmacy

Salary: Neg.


Ensures availability of appropriate instrumentation, supplies and equipment for assigned cases. Preparation of the OR: Ensures that the room has been prepared for the upcoming cases, with appropriate equipment available and ready for use,Ensures that the instruments are cleaned arranged and transported to the soiled workroom according to department policy; independently assists with instrument reprocessing tasks when assigned cases are completed and time permits; Ensures that the operating rooms are case-ready for the following day's cases; Exhibits practical knowledge of OR equipment including maintenance and safety aspects.


MUST BE a Graduate of an Accredited Surgical Technologist Program.


UAMS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and is committed to excellence.

Physical Requirements

Stand: Occasionally
Sit: Occasionally
Walk: Occasionally
Bend, crawl, crouch, kneel, stoop, or reach overhead: Occasionally
Lift, push, pull, carry weight: 100+ lbs
Use hands to touch, handle, or feel: Frequently
Talk: Occasionally
Hear: Occasionally
Taste or smell: Frequently
Read, concentrate, think analytically: Occasionally
Physical Environment: Inside Classroom Setting, Inside Laboratory Environment, Inside Medical Facility Environment, Inside Office Environment, Outdoor Weather Conditions
Noise Level: Moderate
Visual Requirements: Color discrimination, Depth perception, Far visual acuity, Near visual acuity
Hazards: Biological, Chemical, Dust, Heavy machinery, Sharp objects/tools