- The clinically competent Surgical Technologist works under the supervision of the Register Nurse in delivering safe and effective care to the patient during the intraoperative period. The Surgical Technologist effectively interacts with patients and health care team members. Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology program and eligible for certification or job related experience 1 (one) year minimal. Requires full range of body motion including lifting a weight of 50 pounds or more, and requires standing and walking. Requires corrected vision and hearing within normal range. Must be able to work around frequent interruptions and be able to cope with stress. Must be able to take call as assigned.