OSF Healthcare Careers

Surgical Techs

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At OSF HealthCare, surgical technologists are valued members of our organization. You’ll be in the operating room as part of a highly trained, professional team developing best surgical practices. Be appreciated for your contribution to excellent patient care.

We strive to provide a culture that is unique and enhances our Mission of “serving with the greatest care and love.” We offer excellent employee benefits, compensation and a supportive work environment with access to new opportunities.

For all these reasons and more, OSF HealthCare was named one of the Best Employers in America by Forbes in 2018, ranking first for employers in Illinois and fifth in the nation for health care system employers.

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Job Types

At OSF HealthCare, our surgical techs have the opportunity to work in different environments and specialties including:

  • Cardiovascular/Open heart
  • Ears, nose and throat
  • Endoscopy
  • Gastroenterology
  • General pediatrics
  • General surgery
  • Neurology
  • OB
  • Orthopedics
  • Plastics
  • Robotics
  • Sterile processing
  • Urology

Stories from our Mission Partners

“I love working at OSF Saint Francis because we stay busy and get to see the differences that we make.” - Melissa, CST, pediatric surgery at OSF HealthCare Saint Francis Medical Center
“I love knowing that I help save lives.” - Angela, CST at OSF HealthCare Saint Francis Medical Center

Why Choose OSF?

Mission-Driven Culture

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Our Mission is not just a statement – it’s a way of life. Everyone at OSF HealthCare is a Mission Partner, working to serve with the greatest care and love.

Our Mission doesn't just guide our interactions with patients; it drives every interaction we have with one another. We value justice, compassion, integrity and teamwork.

As a member of the OSF HealthCare family, you can expect to be part of a supportive work environment that demonstrates respect for every individual.

Opportunity to Grow

OSF HealthCare encourages your personal and professional growth with two colleges of nursing, benefits to assist with higher education and superior on-the-job training.

Build your skillset and advance in your career through joining our specialized surgical teams and seeking leadership positions within OSF.

Access to technology

We strive to provide the highest quality care to the patients we serve. Our surgical teams have access to robotic technology, including the Mako and da Vinci Xi systems.  

Be part of a team providing superior patient care and excellence in innovation.

Innovators in Health Care

At OSF HealthCare, you will have the opportunity to partner not only with an organization rich in history, but one helping to shape the future of health care.

Since the beginning, The Sisters of the Third Order of St. Francis have been unafraid of taking on the hardest challenges to provide care to all those who needed it.

Today, the Sisters embrace innovation by not only sharing technological and scientific advances across the Ministry, but by offering easily accessible, high-quality and affordable health care.

Truven, a health care analytics firm, has ranked OSF HealthCare in the top 20 percent of all health systems nationwide in three consecutive years.

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