Community Health Systems Surgical Technician in Clarksville, Tennessee

Description:

The Surgical Technician acts as a scrub person, handles instruments, supplies and equipment necessary during the surgical procedure. The Surgical Technician, through active participation, assists in planning, implementing and ensuring quality patient care during the operative procedure.

Qualifications

Education / License / Certification:

  • High School graduate or equivalent

  • Graduate of Surgical Technician School or 2 years experience as surgical scrub technician

  • Hold current and active Surgical Certification (CST) established by the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA); required

  • BLS Certification

Experience:

  • 1 year experience as a Surgical Technician preferred

  • Interpersonal and communication skills necessary to address patients, families and hospital personnel

  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced, ever changing environment

  • Ability to flex hours and shifts due to fluctuations in patient acuity and staff availability

  • Good hand dexterity

Job: Inpatient Surgical Services

Organization: Tennova Health Care - Clarksville

Location: TN-Clarksville

Requisition ID: 1834994