HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Surgical Technologist II - Evenings/ Weekdays Only in Austin, Texas

The Surgical Technologist functions under the direction of the Registered Nurse and Physician to facilitate the safe and effective completion of invasive surgical procedures. The Surgical Technologist possesses knowledge of aseptic technique, human anatomy, surgical procedures, and current technology used to facilitate a physician’s performance of invasive therapeutic and diagnostic procedures. Direct and indirect patient care activities include the following type of functions: clinical, clerical, materials management, and housekeeping. The Surgical Technologist trains and precepts less experienced surgical tech staff in the preparation of the more complex and difficult cases. They serve as a preceptor for surgical technology students and RN interns in multiples specialties and as a resource person for all specialties. The Surgical Technologist teaches and directs less experienced surgical staff in room preparation and turnover.

  • Education * Required:

    Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technologist program

  • OR *

    Hospital conducted on the job training with proof of program content and completion.

  • Experience * Required:

    A minimum of three (3) years recent experience as a Surgical Technologist with demonstrated competency in multiple inpatient surgical specialties.

    Preferred:

    Expertise in General, GYN, Orthopedic, Neuro, and CV.

    License / Certification

    Required:

    Current certification as BLS Healthcare Provider

    Preferred:

    Current Certification as a Surgical Technologist (requirement of minimum 3 years recent experience waived if certified)

Title: Surgical Technologist II - Evenings/ Weekdays Only

Location: Texas-Austin-St. David%27s Medical Center

Requisition ID: 06676-52256