Title : Surgical Tech

Department : Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital

Type : Full Time

Location : Houston, TX

Job Details :

Harris Health is looking for an experienced Surgical Technologist to join our team

We offer a $10k Retention Bonus!

About the Position

As a Surgical Tech with Harris Health System, you will assist the surgical team during operative procedures by utilizing proper aseptic technique. You will need current and up-to-date knowledge of equipment, suture, and procedures being performed at the hospital. The Operating Room Tech will prepare the OR and ensure all necessary equipment has been disinfected, assembled, and is in working order. You will also aid in preparing the patient by cleaning, shaving, and disinfecting the area that will be operated on. During surgery, you will pass sterile surgical equipment, cut sutures, operate lights, and help dress wounds as needed while observing the patient's vitals and status.


  • $10k retention bonus
  • Shift differentials (Evenings, Nights, Weekends, Holidays)
  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance
  • Flexible spending accounts (FSAs)
  • Short- and Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Life insurance
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Employee assistance program
  • Subsidized parking
  • Credit union
  • Employee disaster relief
  • and more!


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Graduate from an accredited educational program for surgical technologists
  • Certified as a Surgical Technologist by National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting or National Center for Competency Testing
  • Current CPR certification
  • 1 year of surgical tech experience

About Harris Health Systems

Harris Health is a nationally recognized health system comprising three teaching hospitals and an extensive network of ambulatory care centers serving the people of Harris County, Texas, since 1966. Staffed by the faculty, fellows and residents from two nationally ranked medical schools, Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), Harris Health is the first healthcare system in Houston to receive the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) designation for its network of patient-centered medical homes, and both LBJ and Ben Taub Hospitals earned the ANCC Magnet Designation in 2020.

Each year, Harris Health provides more than 1.8 million total outpatient visits through its more than 40 ambulatory care facilities. Additionally, Harris Health sees more than 177,000 emergency visits at its Level 1 and Level 3 trauma centers and 35,000 hospital admissions through its three hospitals: Ben Taub, LBJ and Quentin Mease.

Harris Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes and encourages diversity in the workplace.

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