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Certified Surgical Technologist, CST

parental leave
United States, Maine, Farmington
Jul 11, 2024


For a limited time Franklin Memorial Hospital is offering up to $10,000 Sign on bonus for all eligible Surgical Technologists!

  • Eligible candidates are hired (offer accepted) into a Full or Part time CST position. Bonus amount prorated for Part time hires, per diem hires are ineligible.
  • Current MaineHealth member employees are ineligible; former MaineHealth Members are ineligible until greater than 6 months separation from employment.

  • Position Summary

    • The Certified Surgical Technologist, CST, provides assistance to the surgeon and Operating Room (OR) RN during the intraoperative phase of perioperative care. Functions under the supervision of the Operating Room RN and surgeon during the intraoperative phase of care. The schedule for this position is Monday through Friday with call requirements (1 night a week) and 1 weekend every 5 weeks.

  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

    • Education: Graduate of an accredited school of surgical technology.

    • License/Certifications: Current BCLS and certification by the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting required.

    • Experience: N/A

    • Adheres to applicable CST policies and standards, and remains within the scope of certified surgical technologist practice guidelines

    • Demonstrates knowledge of the step-by-step process of specific surgical procedures and displays dexterity in the use of the required instrumentation

    • Demonstrates an understanding of the principles of asepsis and infection prevention

    • Demonstrates an understanding of the anatomy and operative techniques pertinent to the case being performed

    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills necessary for interacting with members of the healthcare team

    • Skill in time management, problem solving, multitasking, prioritizing and medical care coordination

    • Ability to maintain professional manner even under stressful situations

Additional Information

With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations across Maine and New Hampshire, you'll be working with health care professionals that truly value the people around them - both within the walls of the organization and the communities that surround it.

We offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow - programs such as paid parental leave, a flexible work policy, student loan assistance, training and education, along with well-being resources for you and your family.
MaineHealth remains focused on investing in our care team and developing an inclusive environment where you can thrive and feel supported to realize your full potential. If you're looking to build a career in a place where people help one another deliver best-in-class care, apply today.
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