CERTIFIED SURGICAL TECHNICIAN (PCN 206)
Work Hours: Variable
To deliver patient care and assumes appropriate responsibilities before, during and after surgery.
KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:
- Passing score on a national certification examination. CST's maintain their certification by accruing 72 contact hours of approved continuing education in a consecutive 6-year period or by successfully retaking the certifying examination at the conclusion of the 6-year period.
- 2-3 years of experience as a Surgical Technician
- BLS Certification
- Speaking, listening, the ability to move frequently from one task to another using several different skills, the ability to make decisions based on facts, the ability to use fingers and hands, the ability to work accurately with detail, good vision and eye-hand coordination are required to communicate with others during the surgical experience.
We invite you to join our team of professionals at South Peninsula Hospital located in scenic Homer, Alaska. As the largest employer in the community, we offer an extraordinary work/life balance, as well as competitive pay and benefits. Our employees enjoy a rewarding career with astounding opportunities for growth and professional advancement, and the ability to explore the natural habitat and beauty of Alaska.
You will be captivated by Homer, a small, charming seaside community surrounded by gorgeous and bountiful mountains, beaches, glaciers, sea life, wildlife, amazing fishing and hunting, and breathtaking views of Kachemak Bay. You will be impressed with the surrounding schools, museums, art galleries, fine dining options, and seaside accommodations.
Let your next adventure take you to Homer, Alaska, long known as the “Halibut Fishing Capital of the World.” Whether you are an experienced professional, or just starting your career, we invite you to explore career opportunities with South Peninsula Hospital. Working at South Peninsula Hospital is not just a job – it’s a career. You will absolutely love it here!
Working hours may fluctuate based on scheduling needs. On call hours are necessary.