Certified Surgical Tech L&D - PRN Days

Adventist Health System
Killeen, Texas
Aug 01, 2021
Aug 02, 2021
Labor and Delivery
Position Type
Full Time
Job Description Description Labor and Delivery Surgical Tech - AdventHealth Central Texas Location Address: 2201 S Clear Creek Rd., Killeen, TX 76549 Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Central Texas, Killeen, TX * Our care for patients extends to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support. * Award winning facility with opportunities to grow both professionally and personally working with great individuals, part of a bigger team that continues to build a world-class culture where you become family. * Extraordinary benefits to include tuition reimbursement and on-campus classes. * Cost of living is 20 percent lower than the national average * Largest school district in the area, with more than 50 elementary, middle, high school, and specialized campuses to choose from * Surrounded close to Ft. Hood, Copperas Cove, to Belton and Lampasas with plenty of restaurants, shopping and other family fun events. * Miles of scenic trails and parks available for recreational activity Work Hours / Shift: PRN / Days You Will Be Responsible For: * Ensures operating room is sterile * Conducts field preparation and maintenance * Conducts instrument counts prior to surgical procedures * Assists with preparing, transporting, positioning, and draping patients * Provides patients with supportive care during pre-operative phases * Collects and labels specimens obtained during surgical procedures * Maintains surgical instruments in an organized manner and monitors/tracks instrument counts throughout procedures Qualifications What You Will Need: * Graduate from an accredited surgical technology program. CST Certified * Basic Life Support (BLS) certification * One-year perioperative services experience Job Summary: Facilitates the operative or other invasive procedure by preparing and providing the required sterile instruments, supplies and equipment. Maintains the sterile field and anticipates and responds to the needs of the surgical team. This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.