Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) – OR Ambulatory Surgical Center

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Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) – OR Ambulatory Surgical Center
  • $30 - $35 / Hour
  • 3 weeks ago

Job Description

Meridian Nurse Recruiters is a staffing agency that has set out to redefine agency standards in the New York region area. Enjoy flexible schedules, top compensation and join New York’s most elite team of nurses!

We’re looking for an Surgical Technician / Certified Surgical Technologist with an interest in the medical OR specialty that’s highly motivated, has a positive attitude, and is excited about creating an atmosphere of warmth, personal interest and positive emphasis throughout the facility.

Ideal candidates will be surgical techs with a strange grasp of surgery procedures and a willingness to go above and beyond! Candidates with experience in a hospital setting are a major plus!

Responsibilities of the Surgical Technician (ST)*

  • Circulates and scrubs for surgical procedures as assigned.
  • Provides communication between team members in the surgical field and persons outside the operating room
  • Confirms surgical site with patient and surgeon
  • Maintains sterile environment during the surgical procedure.
  • Conducts and documents sponge/sharps and instrument counts as required during the surgical procedure in conjunction with the OR technician.
  • Completes intraoperative documentation of the procedure.
  • Acts as patient advocate during their stay in the operating room.
  • Assists with room turnover, including disposal of trash and linen, cleaning of OR table and floor, assembly and opening of sterile supplies.

*Please note that not all responsibilities of the Surgical Tech have been listed above. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or is an essential function of the position.

Employee Requirements

  • Valid Surg Tech Certification
  • I-9 Documentation
  • Valid work authorization
  • Two Written Letters of Recommendation
  • Valid CPR Certification (American Heart Association is a plus)
  • MMR Titer Results
  • Valid TB Test
  • Valid Physical

Benefits of Working With Meridian

  • $43 – $45/Hour
  • Paid Orientation
  • Sign-on Bonus
  • Monthly Schedules available on our Mobile App (iOS/Android)
  • On Demand Payroll Status on our Mobile App
  • Weekly Direct Deposit
  • Friend Referral Bonus
  • Best Rates
  • 24/7 On-Call Service
  • Holiday Pay/OT Pay

CONTACT US:Want to know more about Meridian? Give us a call at (718) 255-5830 and ask to speak with one of our recruiters! We’re eager to meet you!

About Meridian: Our experienced staff works diligently to ensure every employee is matched to the position they are searching for. We work with various facilities through Queens, The Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan & New Rochelle and deliver on our mission every day — to build futures, one success story at a time. If you like the idea of transforming lives, build your career at Meridian.

Job Type: Temporary

Salary: $30.00 to $35.00 /hour