Certified Surgical Technologist
Date Posted: March 25, 2021
Deadline: December 30, 2020
Organization: Lexington Medical Center
Location: Columbia Area
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Job Type: Full Time
Wages/Salary: Sign on bonus of $5000
Minimum Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: None.
Substitutable Education & Experience: None.
Required Certifications/Licensure: Certification required for new entry into practice Jan. 1, 2008. Surgical techs working prior to this date are not required to be certified;
Required Training: Completion of a recognized vocational or hospital based Operating Room Technician course or its equivalent
Displays dexterity in the use of surgical instruments and knowledge of the step-by-step process for the specific surgical procedure.
The surgical technologist works under the supervision of the registered nurse and medical staff to facilitate the safe and effective conduct of invasive and minimally invasive surgical procedures. This individual works to ensure that the operating room environment is safe, that equipment functions properly and that the operative procedure is conducted under conditions that maximize patient safety. A surgical technologist possesses expertise in the theory and application of sterile and aseptic technique and combines the knowledge of human anatomy, surgical procedures, and implementation tools and technologies to facilitate a physician’s performance of invasive therapeutic and diagnostic procedures.
TWO 12 hour shifts and TWO 8 hour shifts per week
2720 Sunset Blvd
West Columbia, SC 29169
Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.