Position: Chief Perfusionist
Location: Torrance, CA
SpecialtyCare is growing and we would like you to grow with us! We are hiring a Chief Perfusionist in Torrance, California. This is one of our long standing accounts and the caseload consists of primarily adult CABG and Valves with some ECMO. This is a wonderful team of 5 perfusionists supporting 6 surgeons. Each perfusionist will pump approximately 150 cases per year. With competitive salaries and a beautiful location plus a an aggressive relocation package-this is the perfusion leadership opportunity you've been waiting for!
Torrance is in the coastal area of Southern LA County. Near the beach you will enjoy a mild climate year-round, great outdoor activities and sites plus access to plenty of top restaurants and shopping areas. Known for its low crime rates, the city consistently ranks among the safest cities in Los Angeles County!
SpecialtyCare is the largest provider of perfusion services in the United States. With our national presence and local professionals, we support 1 in 8 of all heart surgeries in the country. We are the Employer of Choice for more than 500 perfusion leaders. We support our team members by allocating funds for continuing education, conferences, and dues for professional associations. All of our full-time Perfusionists are encouraged to attend conferences and be active participants in state perfusion societies. We also offer a wide range of competitive benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, a matching 401K plan, student loan repayment assistance, paid parking, and a generous PTO plan.
Graduate of Accredited Perfusion training program, minimum required.
Certification by the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion (ABCP)
Five plus years of perfusion experience; previous experience as a Chief Perfusionist preferred.
Ability to work on Call; must live within 30 minutes from the hospital
The Successful Candidate
The successful candidate must bring a high level of ethical, intellectual, professional and personal values that complement the team and company vision. The following competencies are highly valued:
Focused on clinical quality and delivering the absolute best results for patients.
Ability to adapt and thrive in a high stress environment necessary.
Excellent communication skills and basic computer skills are essential.
Proven self-starter who works well independently and as a part of the OR team.
Lives the SpecialtyCare Values – Integrity, Teamwork, Sense of Urgency, and Continuous Improvement
SpecialtyCare is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer
Employment with SpecialtyCare is at-will