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AdventHealth Careers for Veterans CFA-Certified First Assistant
Hendersonville, NC


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

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Career Development

  • $15k sign on bonus

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, Mon thru Fri

Shift : 645 to 1717, 4/10 hr shifts w/designated night call 1 wk per month

Location: AdventHealth Hendersonville 100 Hospital Drive Hendersonville NC 28792

The role you’ll contribute: Possesses the knowledge and technical skills to (1) serve as first assistant during surgery, (2) provide education and competency assessment and validation for surgical technicians when needed.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Possess knowledge and understanding of anatomy, physiology and operative techniques related to the surgical specialty.

  • Demonstrates knowledge and skills to use various surgical instruments and retractors.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of care of tissue and specimens. Identifies specimens to circulating nurse and scrubs.

  • Provides assistance to the surgeon during procedures, using protractors to provide exposure, providing hemostasis suturing, would dressing.

  • Prioritize cases and assign first assist(s) based on patient acuity and physician need


The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

  • Graduate from an accredited school of surgical technology required

  • National Certified Surgical First Assist certification required

  • Current American Heart BCLS certification required

  • CST and FT experience preferred

  • may be asked to fill in as a CST

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Surgery

Organization: AdventHealth Hendersonville

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Req ID: 23016040

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

  • Job Schedule: 100 HOSPITAL DR

    Pay Range: $25 - $37.5

  • Location: Hendersonville, NC

  • Job ID: 23016040

  • Job Family: Surgery

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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