Surgical Technician

Brownfield Regional Medical Center
Amarillo, TX 79104
Post Date:
December 04, 2019
Job Status:

We are looking for a capable and self-assured surgical technician to join our growing medical facility. As a surgical technician, you will assist surgeons, registered nurses, and other members of the surgical team in the operating room. Our ideal candidate is a team player who can complete tasks with a high degree of accuracy in a fast-paced environment.

Surgical Technician Duties and Responsibilities

Surgical Technician Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Maintain the sterile field throughout surgical procedures

  • Scrub arms and hands according to established protocol

  • Assist the surgical team with scrubbing in and putting on gloves and masks

  • Pass surgical instruments to surgeons as needed during surgical procedures

  • Hold retractors and complete additional tasks at the surgeon’s request during procedures

  • Handle tissue specimens obtained for laboratory analysis

  • Count sponges, rags, needles, and instruments before, during, and after procedures

  • Following surgeries, wash and sterilize all medical instruments and equipment

  • Clean, organize and restock the operating room following surgical procedures

  • Supply fluids for use during operations, including blood, glucose, plasma, and saline

  • Prepare patients for surgical procedures

  • Monitor patient’s’ vital signs throughout surgery

  • Ensure proper operation of equipment such as lights and suction machines

  • Offer technical assistance to the surgical team: surgeons, nurses, and anesthesiologists

  • Associate of Science degree in surgical technology or related field

  • Completion of a vocational certificate program in surgical technology

  • Certification from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting

  • Two years of experience in a similar position preferred

  • Able to monitor yourself, others, and machines to ensure proper performance

  • Consistent ability to coordinate tasks and actions with a team

  • Excellent active listening and interpersonal communication skills

  • Persistent arm-hand steadiness and manual dexterity

  • Capable of discerning differences in shades of color and brightness

  • Must relocate to Brownfield, TX


  • Health 

  • Vision

  • Dental

  • Competitive Pay

  • Room for Growth

  • Paid Time Off

  • Sick Time Off 

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