At a glance
Location: US-GA-Columbus
Posted: 10/16/2021
Closing: 11/15/2021
Degree: Not Specified
Employment Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Lead Surgical Tech
St. Francis Hospital
Job description
St Francis Hospital

Under the supervision of a registered nurse, performs technical skills and provides assistance to surgeons, anesthesia personnel, registered nurses, and other professionals in the operating room, primarily in the scrub role during surgical procedures.  Responsible for scheduling, orientation, and yearly competencies. Responsible for coaching and mentoring surgical techs.  May perform similar duties in other areas of the hospital as assigned. 

Job requirements

Minimum Education
 Graduate of a formal surgical technologist program, preferably an accredited program

Required Skills
Basic Life Support (BLS) 
Certification as a surgical technologist (CST or TS-C) required

Minimum Work Experience
Two (2) year of experience as a surgical technologist preferred.

Required Skills
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

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