• Certified Surgical Technician

    • Sign-On Bonus 💰 BONUS!
    • Location Florida
    • Schedule FT

    Responsible for the direct and indirect nursing care of patients as determined by the registered nurse. Responsible for the supervision of assigned personnel.

    • Completes all assigned procedures and therapies within the specific time frame.
    • Reports supply and equipment needs to the team leader and/or charge nurse.
    • Assists with the transfer of patients.
    • Assists physician in the performance of select procedures.
    • Operates specialty equipment per manufacturer's recommendation and/or policy and procedures.
    • Assists with providing care for the patient both pre-, intra, and post-specialized procedure.
    • Assists with transporting and positioning patient on the operating bed, specific to operative procedure, type of anesthetics to be used, and use of protective devices as indicated.
    • Performs item counts to include but not limited to: sponges, sharps, vessel loops/umbilical tapes, bovie cleaner, pre-, intra, and post operatively.
    • Take appropriate action if item count is not correct and informs the appropriate staff.
    • Monitors patient's response to surgical intervention intra-operatively and reports status to RN circulating nurse.
    • Prepares medication for operative field according to hospital policy with assistance from circulating nurse and/or surgeon; correct route and label appropriately.
    • Organizes supplies, instrumentation of operative field under the supervision of the RN.
    • Collects labels specimens for diagnostic lab per hospital policy and procedure.
    • Practices hands-free passing of sharps utilizing the "safety zone technique", and agreed upon area to place sharps after each use to prevent sharps exposures. Ensures that the container/holder for the cautery is in place.
    • Maintains vigilance for breaks in technique and informs the RN circulator.
    • Prepares OR room for subsequent procedure in a timely manner being conscious of the 30 minutes turnover time.
    • Performs other related functions as assigned.
    • Must be able to take call, and return to the hospital within 30 minutes of call-back.

    Position Qualifications:


    Completion of an approved program for surgical technologists.


    Prior Surgical Tech experience and/or training.

    Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:

    Demonstrated communications and customer service skills, success in organizing work and ability to multi-task.

    Ability to follow written and oral instructions.


    Certification as a Surgical Technologist

    BLS through American Heart Association


    Must have 1 year of experience at least

    One CV (open heart) opening - work 4/10s (0600-1630). They will have call approximately 8 days a month that includes 1 weekend.

    ON CALL IS REQUIRED for Day or Evening shift- must be within 30 mins

    while on call Frequency of on call varies with staffing levels


    Day and Evening shift is rotating weekends

    Night shift- no call- no weekends

    Salary Range: $ 20-27 (10 yr MAX)

    Shift Diff- Evening: $2; Nights: $3.25; Weekend: $2

    SIGN ON: 10k

    RELO: case by case

    Extensive benefits to be expected