Knowledge of surgical instrumentation and associated care
Knowledge of surgical supplies and equipment
Knowledge of medical and surgical asepsis and infection control principles
Knowledge of medical terminology
Verbal and non-verbal communication skills
Manual dexterity skills.
Good interpersonal relationship skills
Ability to work under stressful and changing conditions in a calm, productive and flexible manner
Ability to stand for long periods of time
Completion of an accredited Surgical Technology program
Certification in Surgical Technology
In lieu of attending and completing an accredited Surgical Technology program, must possess 15 years of experience as a Surgical Technologist.
BLS is required upon hire. (Acceptable credentialing bodies and certifications include the following\: American Red Cross\: CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, American Safety and Health Institute\: CPR, PRO, must say Professional Level-with AED, and American Heart Association\: Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers.)