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HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Operating Room Scrub Tech First Assist in Orange Park, Florida

Do you have the career opportunities as an Surgical Technician you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Orange Park Medical Center, a facility that is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.

We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Orange Park Medical Center, we offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer include:

o Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs o Paid Personal Leave o 401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service) o Identity Theft Protection discounts o Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options o Adoption Assistance o Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)

You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients’ lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for a dedicatedFirst Assistant Surgical Technician like you to be a part of our team.

The First Assistant Surgical Technologist, in collaboration with the surgical team and under the supervision of the Registered Nurse, assumes responsibility for the care and safety of the perioperative patient, instrumentation, supplies, and equipment during surgical and other invasive and non-invasive procedures. The Surgical Technologist ensures effective communication with the circulator, the surgeon, the patient and their family, as well as the other members of the surgical team.

What you will do in this role:

  • You will set up and manage instruments, equipment, and supplies for all surgical procedures
  • You will be responsible for maintaining a sterile field while passing instrumentation during an invasive procedure
  • You will perform appropriate counts with circulator prior to the operation and before incision is closed
  • You will assist in patient positioning, transporting, and obtaining needed equipment
  • You will clean and prepare instruments for terminal sterilization
  • You will assist in prepping room for the next patient

What qualifications you will need: * Graduation from an accredited school of Surgical Technologist or Certificate of Completion of the Operating Room Specialist Course from the Military is required * A Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) is strongly preferred * A current American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider is required * One to two years of OR experience is preferred

Orange Park Medical Center is a full service, certified Level II Trauma Center with 300 plus inpatient beds located in the heart of Orange Park, FL and just outside of Jacksonville, FL. This state-of-the-art facility provides top-notch medical care to Clay County and the surrounding communities for over the past 40 years. As part of the HCA Healthcare family, the largest healthcare provider in the world, Orange Park Medical Center *provides the opportunity to develop your career alongside more than 1,500 team members and 750 physicians on staff. Specializing in advanced robotics, open heart, maternity/delivery, pediatric and adult services and a dozen other major service lines, *Orange Park Medical Center *has grown from a small community hospital to a top healthcare provider of choice in Northeast Florida for patients, staff and physicians alike. * * *HCA Healthcare has been consecutively named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere Institute since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for our Open Heart Surgical Technician opening. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Operating Room Scrub Tech First Assist

Location: Florida-Orange Park-Orange Park Medical Center

Requisition ID: 01310-11712

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