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AdventHealth Careers for Veterans Certified Surgical First Assist
Orlando, FL


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

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Career Development

  • Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

  • $7,500 Sign On Bonus

  • $3,00 Relocation 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 Days

Shift : 3 12-hour shifts (set scheduled) no weekends or nights. Call required.


The community you’ll be caring for: AdventHealth East Orlando

  • AdventHealth East Orlando, a 265-bed community hospital, has been serving East Orlando residents since 1941 as an innovative local leader that fills a vital need in a fast-growing area

  • A recent 200,000 square-foot expansion project upgraded the hospital to 265 beds, with a spacious patient tower and 80 new private rooms designed to enhance the holistic care experience

  • Annual number of emergency cases: 89,018

The role you’ll contribute: The Certified Uncredentialed Surgical First Assistant – is a new hire that is pending credential completion through Medical Staff credentialing process for a First Assistant. Collaborates as part of the OR team to ensure efficient and timely room set up and turnover. Functions in the role of Surgical Scrub as needed for the department.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

· Utilizes physician preference cards to set up operating suites. May update cards appropriately, when instructed.

· Determines appropriate surgical equipment and supplies, based on physician’s preference.

· Changing tissue is not within the scope of a surgical tech/RN in the State of FL

· Assists with wound dressing applications and nonsurgical securement of drainage systems.

· Provides visualization for operative sites by applying appropriate methods, including retraction, sponging, suction, and irrigation.


The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed :

Minimum qualifications :

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

  • Current certification by the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) as a Certified Surgical First Assistant (CSFA), or through the National Commission for the Certification of Surgical Assistants as a Certified Surgical Assistant (CSA), or American Board of Surgical Assistants (ABSA).

  • Post Hire Requirements: To meet DNV accreditation standards, credentialing is to be initiated upon hire and is to be completed within 90 days.

Preferred qualifications:

· Previous first assistant experience related to the area of specialty

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

Category: Surgery

Organization: AdventHealth East Orlando

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Req ID: 23032917

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: 7727 LAKE UNDERHILL ROAD

    Pay Range: $28.6 - $42.9

  • Location: Orlando, FL

  • Job ID: 23032917

  • Job Family: Surgery

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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