Surgical Technologist - First Assistant - (Surg Tech)

  1. New Bern,NC
  2. Sep 06, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Surgical Technologists

13032617 Job Description & Requirements
Surgical Technologist - First Assistant - (Surg Tech)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D/N Pay Rate: $20.00 - 23.00

This top-ranked Surg Tech unit is ready to welcome a new member to their team. With patient care deeply rooted in compassion, innovation and passion for great outcomes, you'll find a challenging and rewarding environment.

Surgical technologists work under the direction of a team of surgical personnel and assist in surgical operations as needed. Surgical technicians are responsible for preparing the OR, which includes setting up surgical equipment and instruments, as well as passing those instruments to surgeons during the procedure. Settings include:

  • Ambulatory
  • OR
  • Outpatient
  • CVOR
  • First assist
  • Labor, delivery, recovery & postpartum
  • Pediatrics OR

    Required Qualifications
    Successful graduate of a Surgical First Assistant Program and is certified as a Surgical First Assistant.
    Possess the ability to effectively communicate with physicians, staff and coworkers.
    Must maintain current AHA CPR certification.
    MUST have Open Heart/ Vein Harvesting experience

    Facility Location
    Enjoy the outdoor activities and historical treasures of this old North Carolina town. Here you can explore the beautiful governor's mansion and its formal English gardens, go hiking in the nearby pine forests and enjoy swimming, boating and freshwater fishing.

    Job Benefits
    Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:

    • Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
    • Medical plans with dental and vision
    • Complimentary, high-quality private housing
    • 401(k) and flex spending options
    • Life insurance
    • Accident and short-term disability coverage
    • Free continuing education (CE) courses
    • Travel allowances
    • Guaranteed pay program
    • Tuition discount program
    • Referral bonuses

    About the Company
    Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation's top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.

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