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AdventHealth Certified Surgical Tech First Assist Part Time Days in Palm Coast, Florida


Certified Surgical Tech First Assist AdventHealth Palm Coast

Location Address: 60 Memorial Medical Pkwy, Palm Coast, FL 32164

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Palm Coast

  • Up to $5,000 sign on bonus and $3,000 relocation package for qualified candidates

  • Immediate health benefits

  • Flexible schedule

  • Great benefits such as: Educational Reimbursement

  • Career growth and advancement potential

Work Hours/Shift:

Part Time / Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Ensures that all required supplies, instruments and equipment is available for all assigned procedures

  • Participates in room set up, pre-procedure preparations, intra-operative positioning, prepping and draping, and room turn over independently or as directed

  • Demonstrates knowledge of sterilization techniques for all equipment utilized on assigned procedures

  • Demonstrates skills such as tissue handling, providing exposure in the operative field, use of instrumentation, suturing, and provision of hemostasis in an anticipatory manner

  • Demonstrates essential mental discipline, attention to detail, thoroughness, stamina, and concentration during the surgical procedure

  • Demonstrates flexibility and understanding of assigned work duties. Adapts to changes in assigned duties as directed

  • Prioritizes work responsibilities appropriately. Proactively assists others with minimal supervision including non-patient care activities (maintaining procedures supplies, sterilization of instruments and environment of care.


What You Will Need:

  • High school graduate or equivalent

  • Graduate from an accredited surgical technology program or military trained surgical technologist with 5 years minimum experience

  • Demonstration of completion of surgical tech first assist program

  • BLS certification required

  • Certification in Surgical Technology required

  • Certification as First Assist

Job Summary:

The surgical technologist first assistant actively participates in the on-going management of supply inventories, surgical equipment, operating room suite readiness and direct clinical and technical assistance to the surgeon while performing operative and invasive procedures. The optimal candidate will have additional experience in endoscopic vein harvest. This position requires an expanded knowledge of surgical instrumentation, surgical techniques, human anatomy, surgical retracting and wound closure. Assembly of complex mechanical devices, strong anticipatory skills, hand/eye dexterity and sequential planning are required. This position requires staying abreast of new products, procedure research and physician techniques. The surgical technologist first assistant is assigned the role of first assistant or surgical scrub technologist depending on departmental demands and supports Cardiovascular services. All activities of the surgical technologist first assistant are under the direct supervision of the Cardiovascular surgeon. Accepts call as assigned.

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

Category: Surgery

Organization: AdventHealth Palm Coast

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Palm Coast

Req ID: 22001385

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.