Surgical Technologist

Date Posted: March 25, 2021

Deadline: December 31, 2020

Organization: Doctors Hospital of Augusta

Location: Augusta Area

City: Augusta

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Doctors Hospital we offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer include: Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs Paid Personal Leave 401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service) Identity Theft Protection discounts Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options Adoption Assistance Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)

Requirements:

Qualifications

  • Graduation from an accredited school of Surgical Technologist or Certificate of Completion of the Operating Room Specialist Course from the Military is required
  • Certification as a Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) is preferred
  • A current American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider is required
  • One to two years of OR experience is preferred

 

Job Description:

The Surgical Technologist, in collaboration with the surgical team and under the supervision of the Registered Nurse, assumes responsibility for the care and safety of the perioperative patient, instrumentation, supplies, and equipment during surgical and other invasive and non-invasive procedures. The Surgical Technologist ensures effective communication with the circulator, the surgeon, the patient and their family, as well as the other members of the surgical team.


What you will do in this role:

  • You will set up and manage instruments, equipment, and supplies for all surgical procedures
  • You will be responsible for maintaining a sterile field while passing instrumentation during an invasive procedure
  • You will perform appropriate counts with the circulator prior to the operation and before incision is closed
  • You will assist in patient positioning, transporting, and obtaining needed equipment
  • You will clean and prepare instruments for terminal sterilization
  • You will assist in prepping room for the next patient
Schedule:
SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time


Program(s):
Application Process:
Apply online.
Employer Address:

3651 Wheeler Rd
Augusta, GA 30909
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.