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AdventHealth Careers for VeteransCertified First Assist
Calhoun, GA

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Up to $10K Sign-On Bonus

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full Time Days 3/12 hour shifts 7a-7pm; Call required

Location: 1035 Red Bud Road, Calhoun, GA 30701

The community you’ll be caring for: AdventHealth Gordon

· Four seasons of outdoor activities, including whitewater, hiking, camping

· Named #4 on NICHE magazine’s “Best Cities (under 100,000) to Raise a Family”

· Affordable land and homes

· Outstanding qualify of life

· Strong cultural community

· Access to excellent public and private K-12 education

· Convenient location between two large metropolitan areas: Atlanta and Chattanooga

The role you’ll contribute:

Under the direct supervision, assists the operating surgeon in care of patients in surgery and performs assigned selected duties.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

• Perform duties of Surgery Assistant to include assistance of the following tasks:

· Placement and suturing of surgical drains

· Patient positioning

· Retracting tissues per surgeon’s directive

• Drapes patient within surgeon’s guidelines.

• Prepping of the surgical site.

• Placement of pneumatic tourniquet.

• Use of electro cautery mono and bipolar.

• Clamp, ligation, and cutting of tissue per surgeon’s directive.

• Closure of all wound layers as per surgeon’s directive.

• Prepare ACL graft as directed by physician.

• Prepare Robotic and Laparoscopic Cases.


The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed :

• Certified as a Surgical Assistant from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assistants or the American Board of Surgical Assistants.

• BLS from American Heart Association

• Three (3) years of current operating room scrub and/or assisting experience within the last five (5) years preferred

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances. The salary range reflects the anticipated base pay range for this position. Individual compensation is determined based on skills, experience and other relevant factors within this pay range. The minimums and maximums for each position may vary based on geographical location.

Category: Surgery

Organization: AdventHealth Gordon

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Req ID: 23046180

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

Job Snapshot

  • Facility: AdventHealth Georgia

  • Job Schedule: Full-time

    Pay Range: $28.63 - $42.93

  • Location: Calhoun, GA

  • Job ID: 23046180

  • Job Family: Surgery

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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