Surgical Technologist-Certified, Surgery Department
Full Time, 80 Hours Per Pay Period, Day Shift
Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center
Fort Sanders Regional’s extensive surgical capabilities are transforming the surgery experience for patients in East Tennessee. From the area’s first robotically-assisted surgery system, image-guided brain and spinal cord procedures, to our hybrid operating room, Fort Sanders Regional provides patients more options and the best surgical technology available. We also offer traditional surgical options including advanced laparoscopy and day surgery procedures.
The Surgery department at Fort Sanders Regional consists of 17 operating rooms where over 10,000 procedures are performed each year. Our surgical specialties include bariatrics, cardiothoracic, colon/rectal, orthopedics, plastics, vascular, sinus, neuro, and surgical oncology.
As a Certified Surgical Tech, you will perform a variety of tasks such as:
Attention to detail is a “must have” skill for the role of CST. In addition to having excellent critical thinking skills, our ideal candidate will also possess outstanding communication and interpersonal skills.
Our staff consists of RNs, Certified Surgical Technologists, and Peri-Op / Anesthesia Techs who work together at all times to provide exceptional patient outcomes. All staff in surgery work very closely with physicians to ensure our patients are safe. We have a supportive environment and an orientation tailored to your needs.
If you are passionate about putting patients first, are a great team player, and have exceptional organization skills, apply for a surgery position today!
Position Summary: Facilitates patient care by assisting physicians and nursing staff before, during and after surgical procedures by creating and maintaining a sterile field and providing the instruments and supplies required by the surgeons in a sterile manner according to the established plan of patient care. Competently performs with and/or without assistance the majority of assigned cases in a given service/shift; may perform difficult or complicated cases either with or without assistance.
Minimum Education: None specified; however, must be sufficient to meet the standards for achievement of the below indicated license and/or certification as required by the issuing authority.
Minimum Experience: None with certification. Previous OR experience required.
Licensure Requirements: Must hold current and active national Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) certification established by the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA).
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