Perioperative Technician I - FT - Variable hours

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Job Summary

Provide vital skills, knowledge, and support to professional teams during challenging situations. Offer each patient the dignity, respect, and kindness everyone deserves. Bring your valuable skills to life at Carilion Clinic. Our community-based healthcare network includes seven hospitals, multi-specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions.


As part of the health care team, performs basic and technical clinical services relating to the care, cleanliness, safety and comfort of patients of all ages. Works with residents needing restorative nursing measures to gain or maintain their highest possible functional level. Provides quality service through a team oriented, collaborative approach to patient care. Decontaminates, assembles, sterilizers, distributes instruments, supplies, and equipment for patient care. Operates various sterilizers. Participates in the delivery of individualized perioperative nursing care under the supervision and guidance of a licensed physician or a registered professional nurse. Organizes and prepares equipment and supplies for patient care. Collaborates with other members of the healthcare team to assure quality patient care.


Demonstrates knowledge of principles of growth and development. May be asked to provide care at other Carilion facilities to meet Clinic Mission, values, and guiding principles. Communicates with other members of the health care team. Department is operational 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Required to work all shifts as needed and work independently. Work requires prolonged periods of walking, bending, standing, lifting, pushing and pulling. Works in the presence of hazardous materials and highly technical equipment. Has continuous exposure to body fluids, infectious diseases, unpleasant odors and hazardous chemicals. Maintains confidentially. Reports abnormal and critical information to the CTL or Manager. Must be conscientious with regard to procedures and capable of accepting high-pressure assignments, and all duties relative to the department. Requires continuous attention to detail in all work assignments. Assists in the training of OR nurses and related staff, as well as serve as a resource for other hospital departments. Willingness to accept new ideas and advance with the progression of ORS technology.


Based in Roanoke, Virginia, we invite you to play an important role as we inspire optimal health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Featuring Level 1 and 3 trauma centers as well as a Level 3 NICU, our award-winning organization offers what you need for the best patient outcomes and professional satisfaction. Build your career with a regional leader can enhance your professional satisfaction with extensive training, advancement potential, and state-of-the-art technology.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: High school graduate or equivalent.  Nursing Assistant or Nursing education.


Experience: Previous NA experience in direct patient care preferred.


License/Certification: Certified Nursing Assistant preferred.


Life Support: Must successfully complete Basic Life Support Course within 6 months of hire.


Other Minimum Qualifications: Effective interpersonal, communication and team working skills required. Must successfully complete orientation and competency validation for position. Must be able to fulfill fundamental components/essential elements of position.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.



Requisition Number: 51096 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital 
Shift: Variable Hours 
Shift Details: 24/7, Variable hours, Occasional weekends
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4005 
Recruiter Email: Rminor@carilionclinic.org

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.