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Texas Health Resources Certified Surgical Tech (CST) - Operating Room in Fort Worth, Texas

Certified Surgical Tech (CST) – GREAT BENEFITS, FULL TIME 6:30am- 5:00pm Monday - Friday with variable days off

$8,000 Sign on Bonus for eligible new hires

Are you looking for a rewarding career with family-friendly hours and top-notch benefits? We’re looking for qualified Certified Surgical Techs like you to join our Texas Health family.

Position Highlights

  • Work location: 6100 Harris Pkwy, Fort Worth, TX 76132

  • Work environment: Surgery Department

  • Work hours: Full-Time, 6:30am-5:00pm; Monday - Friday with variable days off. Call required.

Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth (THSW) is a 222-bed full-service facility that includes surgical and imaging services, a 24-hour emergency department, orthopedics and sports therapy, adult critical care, and a Level III neonatal intensive care unit. Texas Health Southwest Fort Worth, which has been serving Tarrant County residents since 1987, has 1,100 employees, 120 volunteers, and more than 600 physicians on its medical staff. The hospital is a Pathway to Excellence® designated hospital by American Nurses Credentialing Center, a designated UnitedHealth Premium Surgical Spine specialty center and has earned Quality Respiratory Care Recognition from the AARC. We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.

Position Qualifications

•  H.S. Diploma or Equivalent and was employed to practice Surgical Technology in a health care facility before September 1, 2009 or Graduate of an accredited Surgical Technology program, Vocational Nurse Program or Military Training Surgical Technology program.

•  At least 1 year of current Certified Surgical Tech experience strongly preferred.

•  CST - Certified Surgical Technologist upon hire or  LVN - Licensed Vocational Nurse upon hire or Military Training Program in surgical technology and Certified Surgical Technologist within 2 Years upon hire.

•  BCLS - Basic Cardiac Life Support

•  Possesses organizational skills to function in a fast-paced environment, positive interpersonal skills, good verbal, and written communication skills, able to perform basic computer skills.

*Position Responsibilities *

THSW Certified Surgical Tech’s will assist Cardiovascular, General Surgery, Neuro/Spine, GYN Oncology, Orthopedic, Trauma and Robotic surgeries. We have 26 OR’s, 1 Cysto Suite, and 1 Cardiovascular Hybrid Suite and are currently in the process of a brand-new surgical suite with 15 OR’s. We take care of high acuity patients and operate 24/7. 

In addition to the required qualifications, a successful CST will:

•  Intra-operatively displays skills and behavior conducive to desirable outcome.

•  Assists as needed in coordinating patient care Peri-operatively and assumes responsibility and accountability for behavior in order to maintain standards for professional nursing practice.

•  Assists in providing Peri-operative care for a patient population that includes Infants, Pediatrics, Adults, and Geriatrics. Preoperatively assists R.N. circulator in formulating plan of care.

•  Post-operatively follows proper procedures for care of instruments, supplies and equipment. Under supervision, assists RN circulator with post-operative duties.

•  Assists in the delivering of nursing care in a manner that minimizes the risk of transfer of infection and accidental contamination.

•  Assists in delivering patient care in a manner which protects the patient from injury.

•  Care is provided with an emphasis on continually improving quality, service, and cost effectiveness.

•  Demonstrates competence in assisting with the performance of age appropriate patient care that is specific to the unique physiological and anatomic aspects of life from the very young to the older adult.  

•Perform other duties as assigned.   

Why Texas Health  As a Texas Health CST you’ll enjoy top-notch benefits including 401(k) with match, paid time off, competitive health insurance choices, healthcare and dependent care spending account options, wellness programs to keep you and your family healthy, tuition reimbursement, a student loan repayment program and more.

At Texas Health, our people make this a great place to work every day. Our inclusive, supportive, people-first, excellence-driven culture makes THSW a great place to work.

Here are a few of our recent awards:

  • 2021 FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” (7th year in a row)

  • Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" (4 years running)

  • “America’s Best Employers for Diversity” list by Forbes 

  • A “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials" by Fortune and Great Place to Work®  

Additional perks of being a THSW Certified Surgical Tech

  • Gain a sense of accomplishment by contributing in a teamwork environment

  • Positively impact patients’ quality of life

  • Receive excellent mentorship, comprehensive training and dedicated clinical leadership resources 

  • Enjoy opportunities for growth

Explore our  Texas Health careers site  for info like  Benefits ,  Job Listings by Category , recent  Awards  we’ve won and more.

Do you still have questions or concerns?  Feel free to email your questions to  recruitment@texashealth.org . 

Employment opportunities are only reflective of wholly owned Texas Health Resources entities.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employees or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.