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Holding a patient’s hand before a procedure. Listening to their concerns with empathy. Comforting a frightened child. These are the qualities UNC REX Healthcare seeks in their nurses. As one of our trusted nurses, you’ll help men and women get back on their feet while bringing them peace of mind. UNC REX nursing department is as much about kindness and caring for the whole person as it is about medical and technical knowledge.

  • Job Type: Day Shifts, Night Shifts, Per Diem
  • Job Level: Entry, Mid, Senior

Success Profile

What do we look for in a Nurse at UNC REX? Below are candidate traits that encompass the Empathy and Expertise needed to provide the exceptional care our patients deserve.

  • Adaptable
  • Compassionate
  • Good listener
  • Patient
  • Quick-thinking
  • Relationship expertise
  • Communicator
  • Detail-oriented
  • Enthusiastic
  • Helpful
  • Positive
  • Responsible
  • Team player
  • Understanding


  • Insurance (Medical, Dental, Vision)

    Vision and Dental insurance is available for employees through the North Carolina Flexible Benefits Program (NC Flex). Different families and individuals have different needs when it comes to health insurance. We offer three different levels of coverage to meet employees' personal needs.

  • Retirement Planning

    Employees can feel secure in their future with a 403b account option. A 403b account functions like a 401k, but is offered by non-profit, religious, and government organizations.

  • PTO

    We're aware of employees’ needs for time off from work, whether for planned rest and recreation, personal illness, or emergencies, and the importance of income continuation during those times.

  • Life & Disability Insurance

    Employees have a variety of options for life insurance and accidental death and disability insurance.


Position: Surgical Technician/CT

The essential duties and responsibilities of a Surgical Technician/CT include:

-Maintaining an environment of safety for patients, self and others
-Completing duties according to the individual needs of the patient with full consideration of their safety needs
-Understanding and complying with OR policies, procedures and protocols 
-Placing equipment and supplies in the operating room and arranging the equipment according to the Physician's instructions
-Reviewing Physician preference lists and checking the supplies and instruments required for each surgical procedure
-Implementing appropriate instrument table set up while preparing and maintaining a sterile field throughout the surgical procedure
-Assisting team members in safely placing and positioning the patient on the table
-Handing instruments and supplies to the surgeon, holding retractors, cutting sutures and performing other tasks as directed by the surgeon during the operation
-Putting unused supplies and instruments away at the end of the surgery and assisting with room turn over and clean up 

Other duties may be assigned.


It is preferred that the candidate have a High School Diploma or GED and be a graduate of a Surgical Technician Program.

It is also preferred that the candidate have one (1) to two (2) years of experience as a Surgical Technician.

Primary Location: Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

Department: 5100-14118-Rex Open Heart Surgery

Shift: Day Job

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