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Operating Room Assistant- Surgery Department - Full-Time

OrthoNebraska Omaha, NE

Job Description

OrthoNebraska is focused and dedicated to the complete care and treatment of the orthopaedic patient. As the area’s leading provider of orthopaedics, we committed to provide exceptional patient care with 24 beds, 12 operating rooms and clinic locations across Iowa, Nebraska and Missouri. OrthoNebraska offers comprehensive care that includes both surgical and non-surgical intervention and is supported by a range of sub-specialized providers. OrthoNebraska specializes in the diagnostic, surgical and rehabilitative needs of persons with musculoskeletal conditions. Our facilities are state-of-the-art and focused on high quality, cost effective care. Our staff is chosen for their experience and passion for outstanding patient care.



  • Must have at least one year of clinical experience with direct patient care.
  • OR experience preferred.


  • Must be a high school graduate or equivalent.
  • BLS required upon 60 days of hire.

Interpersonal Skills:

  • Must have the ability to interact with patients, physicians and other team members in a collaborative manner.

Job Description:

  • Using aseptic techniques when working in or around sterile fields.
  • Assisting circulating nurse with transporting to positioning of the patient in the OR.
  • Obtaining and transporting supplies, specimens and blood and lab work as directed by the circulator during surgical procedures.
  • Assisting the circulator with preparation of the surgical site.
  • Performing between case clean-up in the OR.
  • Maintaining adequate stock of supplies to support daily operations in the surgical suites.
  • Setting high standards of performance for self and others.
  • Using communication skills to achieve the desired outcomes/.
  • Maintaining a functional, safe and clean environment in the OR.
  • Supporting quality care.
  • Promoting a team concept.
  • Maintaining a professional appearance and demeanor.
  • Performing other duties as assigned.


Only the most qualified individuals will be contacted for an interview.

Job Details

Date Posted November 12, 2019
Date Closes December 12, 2019
Address 2808 South 143rd Plaza
Located In Omaha, NE
Department Surgical Services
Function Operating Room Assistant
Job Type Full-time Employee
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Monday - Friday; 4 (10hr) shifts per week
Hours 40 hours per week
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 31-1012.00 Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants
Zipcode 68144
Name Taylor Petersen
Address 2808 South 143rd Plaza
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68144

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • College Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Profit Sharing
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Free Parking
  • Health Fair
  • Holiday Party
  • On-the-Job Training
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Unpaid Leaves of Absence
  • Wellness Program

This job requires the following skills

  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Medical Documentation Management
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Orthopedic Care
  • Cerner Powerworks
  • Orthopedic
  • Surgery

Course(s) relevant to the skills listed for this position

At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • College Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
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