HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Certified Surgical Tech II - Days w/ Weekend Rotation ($20,000 sign on bonus/relo assistance available) in Austin, Texas

St. David’s Medical Centeris part of St. David’s HealthCare, one of the largest health systems in Texas, which was recognized in 2014 with aMalcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. Founded in 1924, St. David’s Medical Center is a full-service medical center offering comprehensive medical care at three locations—St. David’s Medical Center,Heart Hospital of AustinandSt. David’s Georgetown Hospital.

Located in central Austin, St. David’s Medical Center includes a 350-bed acute care hospital and a 64- bed rehabilitation hospital providing comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care. It is home to the internationally renownedTexas Cardiac Arrhythmia InstituteandSt. David’s Neuroscience & Spine Institute. The hospital provides a complete range of women’s services, including its acclaimed maternity unit, maternal-fetal medicine, a high-risk maternal and neonatal transport team, the region’s largest and most sophisticated Neonatal Intensive Care Unit andThe Breast Center; complex surgical services; a comprehensiveBariatric Surgery Center; and a 24-hour emergency department.

_POSITION DESCRIPTION_ 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. The technologist participates in unit activities.

_EDUCATION_ Required:Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technologist SchoolORHospital 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.

_CERTIFICATION_ Required:Current certification as a Surgical Technologist. Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider.

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Certified Surgical Tech II - Days w/ Weekend Rotation ($20,000 sign on bonus/relo assistance available)

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

Requisition ID: 06676-63153