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Certified Surgical Technologist, CST - Indianapolis - $52 - $81/hr

companyInterim HealthCare of Indianapolis
locationBargersville, IN 46106, USA
PublishedPublished: 1/26/2023
Full Time

Currently looking for qualified Operating Room Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) candidates for full-time contract positions, lasting 13+ weeks, at great facilities in Indianapolis! These are high speed environments! Interested candidates must hold active BLS and have the ability to remain calm under pressure. Current pay ranges up to $52 to $61 per hour, but may change depending on contract. These are day and night shift contracts. 1-2 years of recent experience required.
 
Benefits for the Certified Surgical Technologist, CST

  • Flexible schedule
  • Weekly pay
  • Bonus opportunities ($500 contract completion bonus after 13 week contract with no cancels)

 
Responsibilities of the Certified Surgical Technologist, CST

  • Assembles all surgical supplies and equipment for scheduled and emergency procedures in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Prepares the patient for the procedure by appropriately cleansing and shaving the surgical site as requested by the surgeon and/or in accordance with the contracting employer’s policies and procedures.
  • Positions and drapes patients appropriately for procedures as directed by the surgeon or other members of the surgical team.
  • Participates in the correct identification of the patient and the correct surgical procedure with other members of the surgical team in accordance with the contracting employer’s policies and procedures.
  • Assists other members of the surgical team in gowning and gloving prior to the procedure.
  • Participates in the surgical procedure under the direction of the surgeon by passing instruments, holding retractors, cutting sutures and assisting in instrument and sharps counts. 
  • Demonstrates sufficient knowledge of surgical procedures to anticipate the needs of the surgeon in supplying the appropriate instruments, suction, and sutures.
  • Prepares surgical specimens for transport to lab.
  • Assists in the application of the appropriate dressings and/or casts following the procedure as directed by the surgeon or circulating nurse.

Requirements of the Certified Surgical Technologist, CST

  • Current licensure as a CST in the State of Indiana
  • Active BLS
  • 2+ years of recent/relevant experience
  • Must be able to work effectively independently, yet work together as part of a team
  • Must be able to remain calm under pressure
  • Proficient at taking vital signs and administering medication accordingly

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