Surgical Technologist - ProHealth Care Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital - Full Time Days

Location:  Oconomowoc
Job Type:  Days - 1st Shift
Weekly Hours:  40

 We Are Hiring: Surgical Tech 


Schedule: Day Shifts: 0630-1500/0630-1700; Position includes a call rotation and holiday call rotation


Compensation: Starting Pay $28.40/Hr goes up with experience -  $5,000 Sign on bonus eligible 


Students welcome to apply!


The Surgical Services Department at ProHealth Care is dedicated to compassionately and professionally serving our patients in a manner that demonstrates excellence in professionalism, positive communication, honor and integrity, built in an environment of trust, knowledge, understanding and teamwork.


At Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital we perform procedures including General/vascular, Orthopedics, Urology, GYN, dental, & ENT.  Our 8 operating rooms, renovated in May 2020, include new system integration for more efficient flow during surgery. As an Orthopedic Center of Excellence we provide an array of orthopedic procedures including same day discharge procedures for total joints. We utilize the Depuy VELYS Robot to complete Robotic assisted total knee replacements.

Job Summary

Function as the scrub person. Workds under the direct supervision of an RN of physician to facilitate safe and effective care during invasive and operative procedures. Ensure that the operating room is safe, equipment is functioning properly and that the operative procedure is conducted under conditions that maximize patient safety. Facilitates a physician's performance of invasive, therapeutic, and diagnostic procedures.


Demonstrates understanding and rationale of all procedures performed within the designated specialty.

Identifies functional safety needs for the individual patient or customer and takes appropriate action.

Meets all required performance standards as identified by Department, Hospital, and Organization.

Demonstrates practice of basic patient care concepts and safety.

Applies principles of asepsis in a manner that provides optimal patient care in the OR.

Performs basic surgical case preparation skills.

Performs the role of first scrub.

Perform as second assisting technologist.

Demonstrates responsible behavior as a health care professional.

Able to scrub all scheduled cases - ASC

Maintains all ST I & II requirements.

Actively participates in unit PI activities.

Takes active role in keeping specialty updated.

Is able to precept student and/or new employee regarding their specialty team.

Demonstrates ability to anticipate case needs.

Takes personal responsibility for own learning needs.

Recognizes and takes initiative to seek needed cases, asking for help if necessary.

Is able to scrub all core cases - WMH OR

Completes a yearly learning project or activity.

Is able to perform a basic skin prep.

WMH: Assigned to one of the following specialties: Gynecological/Urological; Cardiothoracic; General/Vascular; Orthopedic/Neurologic - and is responsible for knowledge of "core cases" across specialties.

What You Will Do:


The Surgical Technologist functions as the scrub person. Works under the direct supervision of an RN or physician to facilitate safe and effective care during invasive and operative procedures. They ensure that the OR is safe, equipment is functioning properly and that the operative procedure is conducted under conditions that maximize patient safety. Facilitates a physician's performance of invasive, therapeutic, and diagnostic procedures.


What You Will Need:

  • Associates Degree
  • Graduate of an Accredited Surgical Technologist program CST preferred or equivalent military training program.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS), or the ability to obtain upon hire 




About Us:

Surgical Services embraces a collaborative approach for treating a patient’s injury or illness. Care is delivered by our skilled clinical team and integrated ancillary support team; which provides all levels of clinical assistance maintaining a high quality care and patient safety.  The Surgical Services arena encompasses Orthopedics, General & Vascular, Gynecology, Podiatry, Urology, and Ophthalmology surgical procedures. The Day Surgery department is an outpatient surgical unit that provides care before and after surgery, heart catherization procedures, radiology procedures, and GI procedures. Although the majority of patients are discharged the day of their procedure, some are admitted to critical or acute care units. ProHealth Oconomowoc Memorial is certified by The Joint Commission as a Joint Replacement Center of Excellence. Offers the MAKOplasty® and Anterior Hip Arthroplasty procedure to patients.


The Surgical Services Department of ProHealth Oconomowoc Memorial strives to become a surgical center of excellence, dedicated to exceptional, individualized care, with outstanding service and outcomes that will attract superior talent in meeting the surgical needs of our community.


ProHealth Care has been the health care leader in Waukesha County and surrounding areas for the past century, providing outstanding care across a full spectrum of services. The people of ProHealth Care strive to continuously improve the health and well-being of the community by combining skill, compassion and innovation. The ProHealth family includes Waukesha Memorial Hospital, Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital, the Rehabilitation Hospital of Wisconsin, ProHealth Medical Group clinics, AngelsGrace Hospice, ProHealth Home Care & Hospice, West Wood Health & Fitness Center and Regency Senior Communities. Learn more at


ProHealth Care, one of the largest employers in Waukesha County, offers work that is challenging and rewarding. The organization is dedicated to providing the highest quality service to our patients and their families and treats each individual with respect – the way they should be treated. ProHealth Care supports a Just Culture, one that encourages an open learning environment and maintaining safe systems. We have high expectations for those who join our team of nearly 5,000 employees. In return, we offer exceptional career opportunities in a dynamic, health care system where the contributions of every team member are valued.


ProHealth Care is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to an inclusive work environment and values the perspectives of our people. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


Do You Fit at ProHealth Care?

Here at ProHealth Care, we strive to be the best we can be, while continually improving the care we deliver. With patient care at the center of all we do, it is ingrained into our culture to attract the best and the brightest to ProHealth Care. We have a promise to our patients and employees: The way you should be treated. We live by this commitment and remain dedicated to creating a warm, safe and welcoming environment.

Nearest Major Market: Waukesha
Nearest Secondary Market: Milwaukee