Surgical Technologist (ST)



City
Fairmont
State
Minnesota
Telecommute
No
Department
Nursing
Why Mayo Clinic
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Position description
Prepares sterile table for each procedure assuring required instruments are available to the physicians including suture, blades, cautery, suction, implants, medication and solutions. Assists in draping the surgical field to ensure correct exposure of operative site with respect to each patient's right to privacy, dignity, safety and comfort. Provides a quiet environment for the surgical patients. Assists the surgeon when she/he does not have an assistant. Correctly identifies items on back table. Applies basic and current knowledge of surgical instruments for a proficient performance of assigned functions.
Qualifications
Experience: Surgical Technologist experience preferred.
Education: Operating Room Technologist certification or eligibility for certification required at the time of hire. Surgical Technologist Certification (CST) required within 1 year of hire.

Additional qualifications
Special Skills: Requires the ability to follow oral and written instructions.
License or certification
Licensure/Certification: Basic Life Support (BLS) required. Surgical Technologist Certification (CST) required within 1 year of hire.
Exemption status
Non-exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $24.20 per hour.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
64
Schedule details
Primarily 8 hour day shifts, Monday through Friday, with on-call rotation for after hours, weekends and holidays.
Weekend schedule
On-call rotation for after hours, weekends and holidays.
Site description
Fairmont, known as the “City of Lakes,” is located in the south central part of Minnesota, just two hours south of the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro and one hour south of Mankato, Minnesota. An exceptional lifestyle awaits you in Fairmont’s friendly small town atmosphere with amenities truly unique for cities of its size. Fairmont offers outstanding four-season recreational activities and many other quality of life characteristics for the whole family including a safe & friendly community with exceptional school systems. The population is around 12,000 with a patient population base of around 60,000. For more information, visit www.visitfairmontmn.com
Category
Nursing, Surgical Services
Career profile
Surgical Services
Job posting number
151755BR
Recruiter
Rebecca Grassmann
Equal opportunity employer
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.