Surgical Care Affiliates

  • Operating Room Tech/SPD

    Job Location US-CA-Encinitas
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    SCA, a leader in the outpatient surgery industry, strategically partners with health plans, medical groups and health systems across the country to develop and optimize surgical facilities. SCA operates more than 210 surgical facilities, including ambulatory surgery centers and surgical hospitals, in partnership with approximately 7,500 physicians. For more information on SCA, visit


    Facility Description:

    We are a 4 Operating room multi-specialty ambulatory surgery center in the heart of Encinitas and a few blocks from the beach. The bulk of our cases are orthopedics, plastics, and eyes. No weekend or call! Patients have their surgery in a warm, inviting environment and are discharged home after recovery. The facility does offer a 23-hour stay when patients need to be observed overnight.

    Accountabilities / Responsibilities

    The Operating Room Tech/SPD will provide support to the facility by assisting the surgeon, maintaining instrumentation, and focusing on process improvement in our multi-specialty center. Cross training to all specialties will be an expectation. Teamwork is a MUST! 


    Key Responsibilities:

    • Provides direct clinical patient care to surgical patients in the operating room.
    • Prepares the operating room for procedures each day
    • Assisting with efficient OR turn over between cases
    • Accurate and legible documentation
    • Focus on Patient safety
    • Communicates effectively with department teammates, physician offices and patients to assure continuity of patient care
    • Identifies potentially unsafe situations and notifies supervisor
    • Performs all other duties as assigned


    • Certifications preferred
    • Must have working knowledge of Sterile Processing relating to current standards of practice.
    • At least 2 years of experience required
    • Ortho experience is a MUST
    • Multi-specialty OR experience strongly preferred
    • CPR certification
    • Solution oriented
    • Excellent communication skills Mandatory

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