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Sanford Health Surgical Technologist - South University Orthopedics - Full Time in Fargo, North Dakota

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Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint.

Facility: South University Hospital
Location: Fargo, ND
Address: 1720 S University Dr, Fargo, ND 58103, USA
Shift: Day
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 36.00
Salary Range: $21.50 - $29.00
Pay Info: $7,500 sign-on bonus available for eligible applicants with a 2-year work commitment. Non-certified techs will start at $21.50/hour and certified techs will start at $22.50/hour and offer will increase based on years of applicable work experience.

Department Details

Sanford South University location is a 10 OR facility specializing in Orthopedics and an additional 2 ORs that focus on surgical Eye procedures.

This position has scheduled shifts Monday-Friday with scheduled operating hours from 0630-1700. This position does include late shifts and rotating call. Typically 1-2 shifts a week are a designated late shift with start times adjusted accordingly.

Call shifts will be for Orthopedic trauma at Sanford Medical Center Fargo. This position currently includes rotating weekday and weekend call. Call rotation is subject to change but currently is one weekday call shift every 2-3 weeks and one weekend of call every 2-3 months. This campus is unique in offering a post-call shift the day following a call shift. This allows for additional rest time and improved work life balance.

Staff Mixes: RN’s, Surgical Technicians, call team, Unit Clerk and Nursing Assistants

Job Summary

Surgical technologist are an integral part of the team of medical practitioners providing surgical care to patients. Come and join one of the largest and fastest growing not-for-profit health systems on our journey to be the premier rural health system in the United States!

What you will do:

· Provide assistance to the surgeon during surgical procedures, including pre paring and organizing operating room instruments and supplies.

· Anticipate the surgeons needs during a procedure.

What’s in it for you:

· Sign On bonus options available!

· Family atmosphere with friendly staff and providers

· Flexible shifts

· Opportunities for advancement

We are looking for employees who want to GROW THE GOOD with us. It takes all of us to make a difference.


Position requirements:

· A graduate of a Surgical Technology program.

· Must be on the North Dakota Board of Nursing Unlicensed Assistive Personnel (UAP) Registry at the time employment begins.

· National certification preferred, but not required. New grads are welcome to apply with or within certification.


Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, and a generous time off package to maintain a healthy home-work balance. For more information about Total Rewards, visit .

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Req Number: R-0156956
Job Function: Allied Health
Featured: No