Job Description

Location: Holy Family Hospital
Posted Date: 2/5/2024
Job Type: Full Time
Department: 0301.50350 HFH Operating Room

Join us at Holy Family Hospital

Not many healthcare professionals have the opportunity to build a career with a great job and robust benefits while also caring for friends, family and neighbors. You can when you work at Holy Family Hospital in Methuen and Haverhill. As part of the Steward Health Care System, our goal is to offer low-cost, high-quality healthcare to the people who live and work near our hospital, so they don’t have to travel far for great care.

Our two campuses in Methuen and Haverhill have a total of 320 beds, and we are a full-service, acute care hospital offering comprehensive inpatient medical/surgical units, outpatient care, and 24/7 emergency services. We have three behavioral health units: cardiac telemetry, and critical care service lines. Our Haverhill campus offers all private rooms, and our Methuen campus offers a new state-of-the-art catheterization suite and Joint Center of Excellence, named as a Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction+ Center for Knee and Hip Replacement.

Position Summary: OR Surgical Aide, 10am-6:30pm Shifts


Assists with all activities of the OR including cleaning room in-between cases and cleaning of all equipment used during cases.


  • Maintains sterilizers by cleaning chambers and filters.
  • Performs required sterilizer QA tests such as biologicals.
  • Under the direction of the RN, transfers patients safely and provides lifting, turning, and positioning support to include holding for preps and cast applications.
  • Assists with the application and removal of OR table safety straps.
  • Promptly responds to any patient needs including privacy, warmth, and safety.
  • Performs skin preparations for procedures, as ordered, i.e., shave, scrub, etc.
  • Orders and restocks supplies for assigned areas of responsibility in the required timeframes.
  • Assists with all activities for OR room preparation and turn over between cases. Examples include damp dusting of all horizontal equipment and OR lights prior to the first cases of the day; trash, linen and equipment removal from room and the cleaning of floors, furniture, and equipment.
  • Keeps corridors and exits clear for emergency egress and keeps all equipment on one side of the corridors when necessary.
  • Assists with postmortem care.
  • Transports specimens to lab and pathology.
  • Obtains blood from Blood Bank.


  • Education: High School graduate or equivalent.
  • Experience: Previous experience as a Surgical Aide preferred
  • Licensure/Certification: BLS


We have many plans with various deductibles, which can cover individuals or families, so you can customize a plan that will work for you! Steward Health Care works with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts to provide affordable health insurance for our employees in benefit-eligible positions. Our Health Plans Highlights are:

  • Deductibles will not apply to services provided by a Steward provider (Tier 1).
  • Office visits copay will be $0 when a member uses a Steward Provider (Tier 1).
  • Mental Health and Substance Abuse office visits will be $0 for all In-Network providers (Tier 1, Tier 2, and Tier 3).

Other Benefits provided:

  • Dental, Vision, Health Care Savings Account, Life Insurance, Short Term and Long-Term Disability, Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, Shift Differential, Tuition Reimbursement, and more.

Salary Range: $15.40-$22.88

About Steward Health Care
Over a decade ago, Steward Health Care System emerged as a different kind of health care company designed to usher in a new era of wellness. One that provides our patients better, more proactive care at a sustainable cost, our providers with unrivaled coordination of care, and our communities greater prosperity and stability.

As the country’s largest physician-led, tax-paying, integrated health care system, our doctors can be certain that we share their interests and those of their patients. Together we are on a mission to revolutionize the way health care is delivered - creating healthier lives, thriving communities and a better world.

Steward is among the nation’s largest and most successful accountable care organizations (ACO), with more than 5,500 providers and 43,000 health care professionals who care for 12.3 million patients a year through a closely integrated network of hospitals, multi-specialty medical groups, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities and behavioral health centers. Based in Dallas, Steward currently operates 39 hospitals across Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Texas.

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