Surg Tech in San Antonio, TX at Pyramid Consulting, Inc

Date Posted: 10/24/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Immediate need for a talented Surg Tech with experience in the Healthcare Industry.
This is a 12+ Months Contract opportunity with long-term potential and is located in San Antonio, TX. Please review the job description below.
Job ID: 19-24902

Key Responsibilities:
  • Demonstrates necessary practical, technical, or specialized skills required for the role of the surgical technician in accordance with AST (Association of Surgical Technologist).
  • Demonstrates basic knowledge and understanding of surgical procedures to enable proper performance of scrub duties and to anticipate the needs of the surgeon.
  • Assists in preparing the operative suite for surgery by checking and gathering supplies, equipment, and instruments.
  • Assists with patient positioning, skin preparation, and surgical draping according to surgeon’s protocol.
  • Assists with application of dressing splints and casts.
  • Ensures that surgical asepsis is maintained in the handling of instruments, sponges, sutures, drains, needles, and dressings.
  • Assists in the turnover of the O.R. suites between cases, disposing of trash and linens, and cleaning of equipment and environmental surfaces, as required.
  • Prepares procedure room for use the following day by bringing in equipment, setting up, "pulling cases" accurately, and reporting to - items that are needed and not available.
Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology program (preferred).
  • One year experience in an operating room setting (preferably in an ambulatory surgery center).
  • Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology program as required per facility practice and state regulatory requirement; otherwise preferred.
  • Valid BCLS Certification upon employment.Client Online certification not acceptable.
Our client is a leading Healthcare Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration.