Surgical Tech CST
Company: SCL Health
Location: Grand Junction
Posted on: March 26, 2020
Join our highly skilled team and call one of Colorados best kept
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skiing, rafting the CO River, hunting, fishing the 400 lakes on
beautiful Grand Mesa, mountain biking, golf, and hiking. Embrace
the awe inspiring landscapes of the Colorado National Monument and
enjoy the bountiful gifts of Colorados wine country. Advance your
career with us at St. Marys and discover the magic that is Western
You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a
Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) in the Operating Room.
You know how to stay organized and move fast. You respond calmly in
high pressure situations.
Youre generous with your thoughts, your partnership and especially
your voice in the OR because your opinion matters.
Youre great at what you do, but you want to be part of something
even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be
strong, the right team is invincible.
St. Marys Medical Center is home to twelve state-of-the-art
surgical suites, and two DaVinci Robots, with a Cardiovascular
Hybrid OR. We are a Level II Trauma Center which functions more
like a Level I, because we are the largest most specialized
hospital between Denver and Salt Lake City. Our service lines
include: Bariatrics, Robotics, General Surgery, Orthopedics
including Ortho-Trauma and Ortho-Spine, Neuro-surgery, OB-GYN,
Cardiovascular and Thoracic (including open heart), ENT, Plastics,
Pediatrics, and Urology. We pride ourselves in providing the
finest, most advanced, personalized patient care in Western
St. Marys Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based,
nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered
care. Our 346-bed regional medical center is in Grand Junction, one
of the most beautiful places on earth. Our mission is to bring
health and hope to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your
family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision
coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it
encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weve
launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health.
Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools,
tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also
offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.
Together well align mission and careers, values and workplace. Well
encourage joy and take pride in our integrity.
Well laugh at each others jokes (even the bad ones). Well hello and
high five. Well celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of
spirituality in healing.
Were proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to
As a CST, you need to know how to:
- Assist in nursing care and preparation of surgical patients.
Assemble, organize and complete case carts according to doctors
- Provide appropriate instrumentation, suture and all supplies as
requested and provide and maintain a sterile environment. May
assist surgeon by passing instruments to surgeon during cases.
- Count sponges, needles, blades and instruments using proper
technique and established policy.
- Assist in maintenance and care of specimens and prepare for
laboratory analysis. Handle specimens, implants, dressings, soiled
instruments, contaminated materials and sharps in accordance with
established policy and recommended standards of practice.
- Assist with timely turnover of rooms, including clean up,
replacement and restocking of supplies and equipment. Care for
instruments and equipment.
We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which
is why we require:
- High School Diploma or equivalent, required
- Graduate of a formal, accredited Surgical Technologist program,
- Current NCCT Surgical Technologist certification (TS-C) or
NBSTSA certification, required
- Current BLS certification, required
- At least one (1) year of OR scrubbing experience,
- At least one (1) year of clinical experience in an accredited
Your next move.
Now that you know more about being a CST on our team we hope youll
join us. At SCL Health youll reaffirm every day how much you love
this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.
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