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Job Details

Periop Implant Specialist

Requisition #: 188887
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital/Johns Hopkins Health System, Baltimore, MD 21201
Category: Support Services (Services/Trades)
Work Shift: Night Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: July 11, 2019

Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. Upon joining Johns Hopkins Health System, you become part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite you to join those who are leaders and innovators in the healthcare field.

Position Summary:

Under the direction of a supervisor performs duties in the operating room to assist the surgical and anesthesia teams by troubleshooting and supporting implant cases, maintaining instrumentation and supplies, and educating others related to surgical implant procedures. Inspects and verifies proper function of implant instruments and refills implant trays with implantable materials after case-use. Makes recommendations to management on the purchase of new or replacement implant instrumentation and implant systems for the operating rooms.


Knowledge of health care environment and team concepts.


Minimum Associates degree required. Bachelor’s degree is preferred. Experience beyond the work experience requirement may be substituted for the degree on a 2 years of experience for 1 year of education basis .i.e. 4 years

Work Experience:

Requires a minimum of three years of experience with surgical and/or anesthesia procedures, supply, instrumentation and/or equipment.


Night, Full Time (40 hours)

11:00 pm-7:30 am


Work Location:

JHH, 600 N. Wolfe Street


Work requires high level of accuracy and documentation.

Strong analytical ability required to troubleshoot defective items, comprehend operations manuals and evaluate supply trends.

Possess good communication skills and interpersonal skills. Ability to accurately describe problems to the appropriate personnel.

Must be able to work independently with little direction and follow-up.

Ability to function as a team member under stressful situations.

Ability to perform basic computer skills.

Ability to teach technical skills.

Ability to demonstrate familiarity with operating room implant instruments/ supplies

Required Licensure, Certification:

Certification in Surgical and/or Anesthesia Technology is preferred.

Working Conditions:

Possible exposure to communicable disease, hazardous materials, pharmological agents, with little likelihood of harm when established health precautions are followed.

Requires standing up for over 80% of work-time and lifting and/or transferring heavy equipment and/or instruments (routinely 30 lbs. or more, few over 50 lbs) from one location to another with little likelihood for injury if proper body mechanics and procedures are followed.

Rotating Weekend and Holiday On-Call Coverage

Johns Hopkins is a Smoke – Free campus.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free workplace employers.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.


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