WellStar Health Systems Surgical Tech in Atlanta, Georgia

Job Title:

Surgical Tech

Job ID:

AS-1142729

City:

Atlanta, GA

Facility:

WellStar Atlanta Medical Center South

Employment Type:

Regular

Full/Part Time:

Full-Time

Shift:

Days

Department:

Surgical Services Admin - AMCS

Description:

WellStar

Work where you live, love what you do and stay where you can grow. WellStar is the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, priding itself in investing back into the communities that we serve. Our culture of caring is evident by being recognized three years in a row nationally by Fortune ® Magazine as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For, as well as the recommendations and referrals we receive.

Come see why our employees love their career at WellStar and enjoy work-life balance and the opportunity for advancement from within.

Apply today to become the newest shining star in our ever-growing healthcare network.

This is at our South Campus!

Job Summary: The Surgical Technologist functions under the direction of the registered professional nurse. Assists the health care team in providing safe, age appropriate and culturally aware patient care. Duties include, but are not limited to, preparation of the operative suite and surgical field to ensure a safe patient care environment including gathering required instruments and supplies and serving as surgical assistant. Other duties as assigned.

Required Minimum Education: Graduate of an accredited/approved program in surgical technology; national certification in surgical technology preferred.

Required Minimum Experience: Six (6) months acute care surgical technology experience strongly preferred.

Required Skills: Ability to read, write and speak the English language; Strong customer service and interpersonal skills; Ability to collaborate with other health care providers in the provision of patient care; Ability to delegate to other team members as required; Ability to multi-task essential; Ability to function in stressful and emergency situations essential; Strong detail orientation required; Knowledge of surgical procedures required; Computer skills may be required.