CST / OR Tech – Watchung, NJ
A Surgicenter in Watchung, NJ is seeking a full time CST (OR Tech) The CST participates as a member of the surgical team under the direct supervision and guidance of the Registered Nurse/ Physician Assistant. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development of the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patients´ status.
Paid Training, must be able to work 7am-3pm
- Setting up the operating room prior to surgery
- Stocking surgical supplies
- Checking surgical machines and equipment
- Transporting patients to and from surgery when necessary
- Passing instruments to surgeons during surgery
- Assist with minor medical procedures
- 1-2 years surgical scrub experience in an acute setting preferred.
- Completion of an accredited Surgical Technology program or demonstrated experience in the Operating Room as a surgical technician.
- Demonstrates the ability to successfully complete orientation and all associated competencies.
- Certification as a surgical technologist required
- Basic Life Support certification required upon hire