Community Health Systems Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) - Full Time in Cedar Park, Texas

Description:

Cedar Park Regional Medical Center is your community healthcare provider. With more than 600 healthcare professionals strong, our facility offers inpatient, outpatient, surgical and emergency care for Cedar Park and the greater Austin region.

Department Description

The OR is a 6-bed unit plus a 3-bed endoscopy suite offering a full range of surgical and endoscopy procedures, including orthopedic, urology, plastics, gynecology, podiatry, ortho/spine, vascular, pain and general surgery. Our highly skilled team of healthcare professionals is dedicated to keeping our patients and their family healthy.

Position Overview

We're expanding and due to this growth, we are seeking an experienced Operating Room CST to join our team! This is a full time position working Monday - Friday 6:30 am - 3:00 pm, plus call.

Responsibilities

  • The Surgical Technician shall be responsible for preparing the operating rooms for surgery using appropriate techniques, providing technical services, and performing in the operating room as assigned and directed

  • Under the supervision of the Registered Nurse, assists with rendering surgical nursing care of patients of all ages throughout the surgical experience

  • Assists nurse manager in areas delegated

  • Facilitates schedule with the OR and CS to provide efficient flow and completion of surgery schedule

  • Represents the department in all aspects of customer service

Qualifications

  • Certificate of graduation from an accredited School of Surgical Technology or military equivalent

  • Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) license (or military equivalent) required upon hire

  • Current American Heart Association (AHA) approved Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required upon hire

  • Minimum 1-2 years of experience in an acute care operating room or surgery center setting

  • Orthopedic and general surgery experience preferred

  • Experience in procedural areas a plus (ex: Cath lab or endoscopy)

  • Robotic experience a plus

  • Team player with a strong commitment to providing superior patient care

  • Ability to be on-call, including nights, weekends and holidays

What We Offer

  • Competitive Pay

  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Life Insurance

  • Matching 401(k)

  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Extended Illness Bank (EIB)

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • RN Loan Repayment Program

  • Clinical Ladder Program

  • Employee Referral Bonus Program

  • Opportunities for career advancement

  • Rewards and recognition programs

  • Additional perks and discounts

Job: Perioperative Services

Organization: Cedar Park Regional Medical Center

Location: TX-Cedar Park

Requisition ID: 1835886