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Surgical Technicians provide support before, during, and after medical procedures. Essential responsibilities listed on a Surgical Technician resume sample are preparing surgery equipment, replenishing supplies, preparing patients for surgery, positioning them on the operating table, monitoring vital signs, passing sterile items to surgeons, handling lab specimens, and cleaning the operating room. Based on our collection of example resumes for Surgical Technicians, the most sought-after assets for the job are basic surgery knowledge, infection control expertise, accuracy, alertness, attention to details, teamwork, and effective communication. Education requirements include the completion of an accredited surgical technology program.

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Surgical Technician

  • Led four general surgery team members supporting providers- zero infection rate in four years
  • Instructed 30 core tasks to brand new trainees- efforts reduced training schedule by 10 percent
  • Member of ENT, general, orthopedic, and GYN teams- directors from each service recognized contributions
  • Successfully cleaned and processed 10,000+ surgical instruments in the sterilization department
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Healthcare Administration
2

Surgical Technician

  • Assist Surgeons in variety of specialties including Open Heart Surgery, CABG OB/GYN, Urology, Vascular, Cardiovascular, Thoracic, Orthopedic and General Surgeries
  • Maintained quality supplies and equipment
  • Assisted in coordination of surgical services to ensure optimal patient care
  • Facilitated room turnovers and supported other room's in-between surgeries.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
Bell
C
Surgical Technician
3

Surgical Technician - Labor and Delivery

  • Provides assistance in vaginal deliveries, preparing tables, providing necessary materials and instruments. Assists RN with clean up and tear down post delivery
  • Ability to open an operating room within two minutes in the event of a crash cesarean section. Ability to open for a standard, planned surgical procedure in five minutes
  • Changed with ordering medication for Anesthesia department within the Obstetrical unit and stocking Anesthesia carts each night, ensuring they are always ready and full.
  • Float as a Certified Nursing Assistant to the Post-Partum unit as required with staffing is needed.
  • Prepare "ready-rooms" after discharges to prepare for any incoming admitted patients
  • Stocking patient rooms, triage rooms, and operating rooms to ensure safe patient handling and readiness.
  • Ability to act as Unit Secretary, Health Unit Coordinator and Patient Service Technician, should the need arise.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
4

Surgical Technician

  • Assisting with scrubbing and surgical procedures in Cardiac, Ophthalmology, Gynecology, Genitourinary, General Surgeries, Orthopedics/Spine, Vascular, Plastics, Podiatry, Laparoscopic Procedures, and Obstretics.
  • Quickly and accurately setup counts without supervision.
  • Provide a sterile field in accordance to aseptic techniques.
  • Ensure the decontamination of instruments and equipment and properly dispose of contaminated materials
  • Exercise a working knowledge of medical terminology, surgical terminology, and hand signals used during surgery.
  • In charge of ordering supplies for the Anesthesia department, and general supplies.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
C
Surgical Technician
English I
Anatomy I
5

Surgical Technician

  • Responsible for preparing the operating room for procedures
  • Responsible for decontamination, assembly and sterilization of instruments as well as the decontamination of patient care equipment and supplies in the patient care areas. Assembled and wrapped trays of sterilized instruments for medical procedures
  • Assist the surgeon by passing instruments, holding retractor and other circulating duties as necessary
  • Responsible for surgery supply inventory in a cost efficient manner including storage and utilization
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
Basic Life Support Card
HS
Technology

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