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Surgical Technologist in Loveland, CO - Cardiovascular Operating Room (CVOR) - Day Shift


Location:Loveland, CO, 80538

Job Description

Join Our Team as a Surgical Technologist at UCHealth Medical Center of the Rockies!

Location: Medical Center of the Rockies, Loveland, CO
Department: MCR Operating Room - Cardiovascular
Employment Type: Full Time (1.0 FTE, 80 hours per pay period)
Shift: Days
Pay: $37.06 - $57.44 per hour, based on experience

About Us:

At the Medical Center of the Rockies, our Heart Team delivers world-class care to patients in need of advanced surgical treatments. Our expert surgeons collaborate with highly skilled cardiac surgery professionals, including PAs, First Assists, RNs, CSTs, and Perfusionists. With over 15,000 heart surgeries performed, we lead the region in cardiac care. We consistently run two cardiac surgery rooms simultaneously and support TAVR procedures and operations in our new Hybrid suite.

Living in Loveland:

Located just 45 minutes from Denver and 30 minutes from Estes Park, Loveland borders Rocky Mountain National Park and Roosevelt National Forest. Named one of the best places to live by Money Magazine and US & World Report, Loveland offers vast open spaces for hiking, biking, and boating. Enjoy the local Colorado Eagles Hockey team and numerous art venues, including Sculpture in the Park. Whether you prefer small-town charm or rural life, Loveland offers a Colorado lifestyle for everyone.

Job Summary:

As a Surgical Technologist, you will facilitate the safe and efficient performance of surgical procedures.


  • Prepare the surgical operating suite with drapes, solutions, instruments, equipment, and supplies.
  • Ensure the good working order of equipment and instruments.
  • Assist with preparing, transporting, positioning, and draping patients.
  • Pass instruments to physicians during surgery and continually account for the number and location of instruments and supplies.
  • Receive and process specimens for delivery to the laboratory.
  • Utilize critical thinking skills, make decisive judgments, and work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment.
  • Education: High School diploma, GED, or military training.
  • Licensure/Certification: State Surgical Assistant or Surgical Technologist registration, Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
  • Experience: Minimum of 6 months of Surgical Tech experience or graduation from an accredited Surgical Tech program.
  • Certifications: BLS through the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer. All life support certification cards must be issued by the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross.
Compensation and Benefits:

UCHealth offers a competitive and comprehensive total rewards package, including:

  • Full medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Retirement plans with 403(b) matching
  • Paid time off, with PTO available from day one
  • Employer-paid life and disability insurance, with additional buy-up options
  • Tuition and continuing education reimbursement
  • Wellness benefits
  • Five-year incentive bonus
  • Full suite of voluntary benefits, including identity theft protection and pet insurance
  • Education benefits, including eligibility for 100% tuition, books, and fees coverage for specific degrees
Loan Repayment:

UCHealth is a qualifying employer for the federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program. We provide free assistance to help employees navigate the PSLF process for federal student loan forgiveness through Savi.

Why UCHealth?

At UCHealth, we believe in improving lives through learning, healing, discovery, and human connection. As Colorado's largest and most innovative health care system, we strive to deliver the best possible experience for our patients and their families. We value talent, integrity, drive, and intellectual curiosity, and support creativity and curiosity to help each team member find their extraordinary qualities. At UCHealth, there's no limit to your potential.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

UCHealth is committed to equal employment opportunities and diversity. We make all employment decisions based on valid requirements and do not discriminate against any individual based on race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or veteran status. We provide reasonable accommodations for qualified applicants with disabilities as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act.

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