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Southwest Washington Surgery Center staff are dedicated professionals who enjoy serving patients in our community through a warm, caring environment. We have a dynamic group of expert healthcare professionals who each have a true passion for the field. As you explore our career opportunities remember that we believe each staff member contributes directly to SWRSC’s growth and success.

Our team is committed to creating an environment in which patients not only receive the best quality care, but also the highest level of service. The staff works to continuously improve quality and service by focusing on the processes that are important in meeting the needs of patients, their families, and our physicians.

We offer competitive salaries, paid time off, healthcare benefits, 401k, and much more. We are open Monday through Friday, and closed on the weekends & holidays. We are committed to the fair and equal treatment of staff, regardless of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you share the same beliefs as our team and are patient focused and service orientated, we encourage you to view our current career opportunities and fill out an online application. Your application will be reviewed for minimum and preferred qualifications for the positions you have identified. It is important to identify positions that best match your experience level, skill and interest.

All offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of the following:

  • Background Screening including education, certifications, criminal and work experience.
  • Drug Screen

We appreciate your interest in Southwest Washington Regional Surgery Center and we look forward to hearing from you!

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To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter to humanresources@swrsc.com.


We are seeking full-time Operating Room Registered Nurses within our Surgery Center. If you are a RN with surgical room or surgery experience, we strongly encourage you to apply!

***Hiring on Bonus Offered for Full-time Positions***

Location: Vancouver, WA
Status:  Full-time, 4, 10 hour shifts, Monday – Friday

What You Will Do:

  • Provide perioperative nursing care to patients undergoing surgical procedures in both the scrub and circulating roles.
  • Utilize the nursing process to assess, diagnose, plan, implement, and evaluate the plan of care for patients served
  • Collaborates with all members of the health care team with a focus on promoting evidenced based care within a healing culture for the patient population served and their families.

What You Will Need:

  • Candidates for this position must have availability to work 10 hour variable shifts Monday-Friday.
  • A qualified candidate for this position will have a valid Washington State Nursing License and BLS
  • 1-2 years of circulating Operating Room experience. 0-1 years if you have a scrub experience.
  • 1+ years scrub experience desired, but not required.


We are seeking a part-time (30 hours a week) Surgical Services and Implant Coordinator within our Surgery Center. Do you have a clinical background with strong customer service, communication and collaboration skills? This may be the opportunity for you!

Location: Vancouver, WA
Status:  Full-time,  Monday – Friday

What You Will Do:

The Surgical Services and Implant Coordinator is responsible for managing and securing implants and related instrumentation needed for surgical procedures, tracking, repair and replacement of the required implants and related instruments.

Responsibilities include:

  • Document incoming instrument sets and coordinate with company reps in the upcoming cases log.
  • Work collaboratively with CS Staff, OR staff, receiving, accounting, other departments and vendors to eliminate or solve receiving exceptions and invoice discrepancies, in collaboration with the Surgical and Interventional Services Business Coordinator
  • Coordinate all aspects of acquisition, delivery, return and reconciliation of surgical implants and related instrumentation used within the operating room or processed by Central Sterile
  • Work with clinical specialty charge nurse and clinical nurse educator to provide education of new equipment and supplies to include any needed data collection of efficacy of product.
  • Knowledgeable and supportive of departmental budget. Provides input into development of operational and capital budgets and maintains a cost effective and efficient environment. Assists CS manager with routine tracking of financial budget issues

What You Will Need:

  • A qualified candidate for this position will have a valid Surgical Tech certification and valid BLS
  • Two to three years’ experience with any combination of Surgical Scrub Tech, Central Sterile Tech, and/or procurement of supplies.
  • Requires familiarity with purchasing and inventory control standards and practices
  • Strong customer service, communication and collaboration skills.
  • Strong organizational and multitasking skills.


We are seeking full-time Sterile Processing Technicians within our Surgery Center.

***Hiring on Bonus Offered for Full-time Positions***

Location: Vancouver, WA
Status:  Full-time, 4, 10 hour shifts, Monday – Friday

What You Will Do:

  • Clean, disinfect & prepare the instrumentation.
  • Wash, inspect, decontaminate and maintain equipment following established infection control procedures.
  • Sterilize products and instruments according to established protocol with documented verification to ensure all parameters are met.

What You Will Need:

  • Candidates for this position must have at least 1-2 years’ experience in sterile processing.
  • Certification in Sterile Processing or Surgical Technologist is highly desirable, but not required.
  • The ability to prioritize and work under pressure. Be self-motivated, self-reliant and resourceful


Are you looking for a great place to work? We are seeking Surgical Technicians within our Surgery Center. If you are an experienced operating room tech with a primary focus in orthopedics/total joints, this may be the position for you!

**Hiring on Bonus Offered for Full-time Positions**

Location: Vancouver, WA
Status:  Full-time, 4, 10 hour shifts, Monday – Friday

What You Will Do:

  • Perform in the scrub role during surgical procedures.
  • Ensure safe patient care, performance and implementation of Standard of Performance by:- assisting with correct body alignment in positioning and transferring patients.
  • -assisting circulator in preparation for the next scheduled case.
  • – providing a well-organized sterile area and observing sterile technique at all times.
  • Passes instrumentation and suture
  • Put away supplies in the OR, ensuring package integrity, product sterility and overall orderliness of area.
  • Assists in the case picking or assembling instrument sets in central sterile as necessary

What You Will Need:

  • Specialized training of 13 to 24 months; diploma from an accredited Surgical Tech Program preferred, not required.
  • Registration with the State of Washington required.
  • Prefer ST certification
  • Experience with total joints HIGHLY desirable.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers required upon hire.
  • One (1) to two (2) years of scrubbing experience and able to scrub in all surgical procedures (ambulatory or out patient operating room)
  • Must be adaptable and willing to complete additional tasks as assigned
  • Knowledge of sterile technique; operating room procedures and equipment, ability to exercise good judgment and discipline.



Patient Resources

If you are planning to have a procedure at our facility, please see these pages for important information keeping you safe and comfortable: Preparing for Your Procedure; On the Day of Your Procedure; and After Your Procedure.


Visiting a Patient?

If you plan to visit a patient having a procedure at the Southwest Washington Surgery Center, please see our visitor information page for our policies and guidelines.

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