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CST - Certified Surgical Tech - Gonda 15 OPC Job

Mayo Clinic


Location:
Rochester, MN
Date:
07/20/2017
2017-07-202017-08-19
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CST - Certified Surgical Tech - Gonda 15 OPC Job

Location: Rochester, MN, US

Company: Mayo Clinic

Department: Surgical Services

A Life-Changing Career

Position Summary: Mayo Clinic is one of the largest and most experienced surgical practices in the world and can provide a variety of career opportunities in a dynamic environment that is based on a rich history in integrated practice and innovation. Mayo Clinic has more than 300 surgeons and 240 operating rooms among its three locations in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota, including the Mayo Clinic Health System. Mayo surgical teams perform high volumes of complex operations including neurosurgery, cardiothoracic and transplant surgery.

This Certified Surgical Technologist role will be supporting Rochester Methodist Hospital in Outpatient Surgery (Ortho/Gyn/Gen/Pain/Plastic/Other). May also float to other specialties as assigned.

Responsibilities: The Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) provides care to the surgical patient under the direct supervision of the registered nurse and in collaboration with the surgical team. The CST performs primarily in the surgical scrub role preparing, selecting and maintaining equipment, instruments, and supplies. The CST possesses knowledge in the application of sterile and aseptic technique. The CST utilizes knowledge of human anatomy, surgical procedures, surgical instrumentation and technology as member of the surgical team. The CST will float to a variety of surgical specialties, as necessary, to provide care to surgical patients.

Qualifications: Graduate of an accredited program of surgical technology under the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) or current certification through National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA).

Basic Cardiac Life Support for healthcare providers- BCLS – certificate of course completion required and must not expire within 3 months after start date. A scanned copy of the certificate of completion or transcripts, including your full name, must be attached to your profile to be considered.

We will only accept certificates of course completion from the following providers:
•American Heart Association (Title: BLS for Healthcare Providers)
•Red Cross (Title: CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers and Health Care Providers)
•Military Training Network

Additional Qualifications: Adapts to unpredictable situations within the perioperative setting.

Proven ability to communicate with a variety of people in a direct, empathetic, and articulate manner.

Comprehensive understanding of surgical processes and procedures preferred.

Two years successful surgical technologist experience in acute care, perioperative or surgical setting within the last five years preferred.



License or Certification: Maintains Basic Life Support (BLS) competency.

CST Certification through NBSTSA required prior to start date.



Benefit Eligible: Yes
Exemption Status: Non-exempt
Compensation Detail: Minimum rate is $20.36 based upon union contract.
Hours/Pay Period: 64
Schedule Details: Primarily 12:30pm - 9pm shifts with possible rotation to other shifts as necessary; All 8-hour shifts; On-call and overtime as needed; No holidays/year at this time.
Weekend Schedule: No weekends at this time.

Recruiter: Kate Knopik

Why Mayo Clinic? Mayo Clinic provides the highest quality patient care by placing the needs of the patient first. We are the largest integrated, not-for-profit medical group practice in the world with approximately 60,000 employees working in a unique environment that brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education. We offer a highly competitive compensation package, which includes exceptional benefits, and have been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the top 100 “Best Companies to Work For”.

Site Description: Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.

Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).

Job Posting Category: Nursing, Other Patient Care, Support Services, Surgical Services
Job Posting Number: 82033BR

Date: Jul 15, 2017


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