STFA Surgical First Assistant

Cincinnati, OH

$75,000 - $93,290 a year

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Job Details

Profession: Allied Health

Type: Full Time

Surgical Tech Certified - First Assistant (FT)
Relocation may be required for this role


Relocation Assistance & Sign-On Offered

If you are interested in working in the CVOR but need more experience, this job is for you! Management will train qualified candidates to work in the CVOR.

We are seeking a Certified Surgical Technician (CST) First Assistant
If you are looking for a job where you will be appreciated and expected to work hard and learn new skills while having fun, this job is for you!

Full-time/Day Shift/Operating room

Job Summary:

The Surgical Tech First Assistant works in a dual role as a Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) and a First Assistant; This position assists surgeons and surgical teams during major surgical services and complex surgical procedures. This position functions under the direction of a Registered Nurse when performing the role of CST, and works under the supervision of a Surgeon when performing the role of First Assistant.

Education:

  • Associate of Arts Degree in Surgical Technology AND completion of a Surgical Assistant program accredited by CAAHEP or ABSA Required.

Certifications/Requirements:

  • Current CPR certification is required.
  • One of the below required:
  • Certification as a Surgical Technologist under the Liaison Council on Certification for the Surgical Technologist by graduation from a CAAEP and passing a national certification examination (CST)
  • Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technician program
  • Certification under the National Center for Competency Testing
  • Certification under the Armed Forces (military) Program

Experience:

  • Minimum three years experience as a certified surgical technologist required, Two years clinical experience as a Surgical Assistant preferred.

If you are interested in learning more about this position, please send your resume to:

Kara Scherff | Healthcare Recruiter

Kara @mleehealthcare.com

785.337.3000