Featured Job: Operating Room Technician

OR400WAre you a detail-oriented professional who performs well under pressure? With the proper skills, training, and experience, you may be qualified for an operating room technician position at Southwestern Vermont Health Care (SVHC). 

SVHC has an immediate opening for two part-time operating room technicians.

Duties: People in this vital role work with doctors and nurses in the operating room before, during, and after surgeries. They work under the direct supervision of a board-certified surgeon and are the first to assist the surgeon during surgeries. 

Education Requirements: This position requires applicant to have completed a first assistant course.

Licenses and Certifications: This position requires applicant to have completed a first assistant certification and the national surgical technician certification. 

Experience: Prior operating room experience (including surgical scrub and/or nursing experience) required.

If you meet these requirements and feel confident in your abilities to deliver exceptional care and comfort to patients and residents, we'd like to talk to you! Apply now. 


SVHC offers a comprehensive benefits package, including competitive wages; health, dental, life and other insurance; a retirement savings plan; paid time off; tuition assistance, and more. For additional information, visit svhealthcare.org/benefits.

Accolades and Recognitions

Southwestern Vermont Health Care is recognized by the most respected organizations in health care today.

  • We are Vermont’s first Magnet® hospital for nursing excellence and the state’s only four-time Magnet designee. Only 31 hospitals worldwide have received the designation four consecutive times.
  • SVHC was the first hospital ever to be named one of Vermont Business Magazine’s Best Places to Work in Vermont in 2015. The health system repeated the honor in 2016 and 2017. 
  • SVHC is noted as one of Becker's Healthcare Review's 150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare.
For more about SVHC’s achievements, visit svhealthcare.org/recognitions.

About SVHC

SVHC is a comprehensive, preeminent health care system providing exceptional, convenient, and affordable care to the communities of Bennington and Windham Counties of Vermont, eastern Rensselaer and Washington Counties of New York, and northern Berkshire County in Massachusetts. For more information, visit svhealthcare.org/about.