Technician - Surgical - Certified
Certified Surgical Technician-Englewood, FL
Shift: Full Time-Days- (Rotating Weekends)
This Hospital is a 100-bed Healthcare facility located between Sarasota and Fort Myers on Florida's west coast. The hospital offers a variety of services, such as emergency care, heart care, orthopedics, and more.
The facility has earned numerous awards and accreditations, including an AHCA Primary Stroke Center Designation and being named as one of the Best Places to Work in 2017 by Modern Healthcare Magazine. Staff members say the family-like atmosphere, supportive management, and the location make this Hospital a great place to work.
The Surgical Technologist performs a variety of technical duties to assist in preparing and caring for pre-operative patients. This a part time 20 hour a week position.
Assembles supplies and equipment needed for surgical procedures.
Prepares sterile instrument table.
Prepares patient skin for surgery in accordance with hospital standards.
Maintains aseptic techniques and actively monitors situations which could lead to breaches in aseptic technique.
Provides comfort and support for pre-operative patients.
Transports patients to and from surgical suite.
Positions patient according to type of surgery.
Assists the surgical team in surgical procedures which may include passing instruments, sponges and sutures.
Maintains work area.
Gathers equipment for cleaning and sterilization.
Assists in the monitoring of the patient through the procedure.
Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
Orients and mentors new staff members.
Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
Graduate of a formal surgical technologist program or equivalent training.
Certification as a Surgical Technologist required.
Hospital Surgical Tech experience preferred.
Detail-oriented with ability to sustain concentration over long periods of time.
Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds
Fulltime Days is 8 FTE or a 32 hour work week
Must do on call/ must live within 30 min of facility
Must have 1 year experience
Will consider techs from surgery centers
Must be certified
Not open to New Grads
Salary Range: $18.50-$25 FLEX
Evening differentials: $1.50. Night differential: $2.50; Weekend differentials: $1.00; On Call Pay: $4.00
Sign-on bonus: Up to $10K
Relocation Assistance: Available on a case by case basis