Surgical Technician

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY: The Surgical Technologist works with the surgeon, anesthesiologist, and professional RN as a member of the direct patient care team during surgical intervention. He/she performs duties as a scrub person under the direction of a Registered Nurse, physician or any charge designee of the Operation Room. He/she assists by preparing and handling supplies and equipment to maintain a safe and therapeutic environment for the patient. He/she will assist in the sterilization and disinfection of equipment and supplies and perform terminal care of equipment, room and supplies after the surgical procedure is complete. He/she will perform housekeeping duties including the operating room turnover and terminal cleaning. He/she will provide on a scheduled rotating basis on-call coverage for the department.
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: High School diploma and completion of accredited or certified Surgical Technology training program required. BCLS certification required. CST preferred. Minimum of one (1) year operating room experience is REQUIRED. Must be able to stand and walk for extended periods of time. Must be able to lift patients, heavy instruments and equipment, stretch, bend and stoop.

Date Posted:
1/30/2015
Location:
Clearview Regional Medical Center
Monroe, Georgia
Type:
Full-Time
Education Level:
2-Year Degree
Category:
Surgery
Relevant Experience:
Less than 1 Year
Shift:
Day