Surgical Technologist (CST) - General Surgery Memorial Hospital North Conway, NH Full Time - Day Shift
A great opportunity with a close-knit team; a rural hospital setting offers a variety of cases and interesting work for surgical techs!
The Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) provides assistance to the surgeon and Operating Room (OR) RN during the intraoperative phase of perioperative care. Functions under the supervision of the Operating Room RN and surgeon during the intraoperative phase of care. Performs central sterile processes as needed.
This is a full time, 40-hour per week position. Shifts are midweek days. Regular call coverage includes midweek days through 6pm, and rotating weekends. Some overnight call as needed when overnight call team is unavailable.
Exceptional MaineHealth benefit package includes medical, dental, vision, life/disability insurance, retirement with employer match, paid time off, paid family leave, tuition assistance, and more!
Graduate of an accredited school of surgical technology.
Current BCLS and certification by the National Board of Surgical Technology required. Positions located in New Hampshire are required to have a New Hampshire Med Tech License.
1-2 years prior CST experience preferred.
Adheres to applicable CST policies and standards, and remains within the scope of certified surgical technologist practice guidelines.
Demonstrates knowledge of the step-by-step process of specific surgical procedures and displays dexterity in the use of the required instrumentation.
Demonstrates an understanding of the principles of asepsis and infection prevention.
Demonstrates an understanding of the anatomy and operative techniques pertinent to the case being performed.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills necessary for interacting with members of the healthcare team.
Skill in time management, problem solving, multitasking, prioritizing and medical care coordination.
Ability to maintain professional manner even under stressful situations.
MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system consisting of twelve local hospital systems, a comprehensive behavioral healthcare network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and over 22,000 employees. It is the largest health system in northern New England and provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire.
We offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our package includes health and dental insurances, paid parental leave (available at most locations), retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.
With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you’ll be working with healthcare professionals that truly value the people around them – both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the wellbeing of our communities and employees. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Our care – and the science behind that care – is top rate. Join us and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to another level.
MaineHealth values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.