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Surgical Technologist II


Moffitt McKinley Campus, 10920 N McKinley Drive, Tampa, FL 3

Operating Room-McKinley

PRN (As Needed)

0

Day Shift

M-F 0630-1500

High School/GED

Moffitt Cancer Center is internationally recognized for our focus on personalized cancer care and translational research. The mission of Moffitt is clear, focused, and fully stated in nine words, "To contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer." With a tradition of excellence that began with the first patient admission in 1986, dedicated Moffitt physicians, scientists, and staff members have remained committed to excellence in an atmosphere characterized by kindness, caring, and hope.

Basic Cardiac Life Support
Cert Surgical Technologist
2 years experience

Position Highlights:

·       Under the direction of a Registered Nurse, the Surgical Technologist II acts as a scrub person or assists circulator who handles instruments, supplies and equipment necessary during the surgical procedure.

·       The Surgical Technologist II will anticipate the needs of the surgeon and surgical team and has the necessary knowledge and ability to ensure quality patient care.

·       The Surgical Technologist II is responsible for assisting with support services in the delivery of care to operative patients, including transportation, independent inventory management, environmental cleanliness and direct assistance to patients, visitors and staff.

 

The Ideal Candidate

·        The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

o   2 years' experience as a Surgical Technologist in any Operating room environment

o   CST Certification through either National Center for Competency testing (NCCT) or National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA)

o   Scrub experience

o   Experience in Ortho, Robotic surgery and Thoracic

 

Responsibilities:

·       Prepare and maintain sterile field

·       Support the surgical team through the surgical procedure

·       Assist the Registered Nurse, Anesthesia and Surgical team in developing a plan of care for each surgical procedure

 

Credentials and Qualifications:

·        Graduate of an approved Surgical Technologist program required or 10 years relevant experience can be considered in lieu of surgical technology program or certification.

·        CST Certification must be through either National Center for Competency testing (NCCT) or National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA)

·        2 years relevant clinical experience as a Surgical Technologist in an OR environment preferred.

·        CST certification is required upon hire and maintained throughout employment.

Moffitt Cancer Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, or protected veteran or disabled status. We seek candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.