Surgical Technologist I

Carolinas HealthCare System

Job Description

Job Req ID: 139170

Position Number: 00013117

Employment Type: Full Time

Shift: Day

Shift Details:

Standard Hours: 40.00

Department Name: NSG - Operating Room

Location: Carolinas Medical Center

Location Details: 




Job Summary
The Surgical Technologist I applies surgical technology skills to assist in providing patient care in the surgical suite. The Surgical Technologist I assists in maintaining a safe work environment and performs all related job responsibilities. The Surgical Technologist I maintains clinical competencies as appropriate to the ages, developmental stages and special needs of the patients served.

Essential Functions


Physical Requirements
Works inside with occasional intermittent noise and exposure to conditions such as dust, fumes and chemicals. Handles equipment and monitors supplies. Strenuous physical effort will require he/she walk, stretch, bend, climb stairs, twist and squat or kneel while performing multiple tasks. May have lengthy periods of standing. Requires frequent use of side vision, lifting, pushing and pulling. Must be able to lift and support the weight of 51 pounds in handling patients and medical equipment/supplies.

Education, Experience and Certifications
High school diploma or GED preferred. Graduate of an accredited school of surgical technology program. Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider (BLS HCP) from AHA required. Eye or retina procedure experience preferred. 





At Carolinas HealthCare System, our patients, communities and teammates are at the center of everything we do. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion allows us to deliver care that is superior in quality and compassion across our network of more than 900 care locations.


As a leading, innovative health system, we promote an environment where differences are valued and integrated into our workforce. Our culture of inclusion and cultural competence allows us to achieve our goals and deliver the best possible experience to patients and the communities we serve.


Posting Notes: Not Applicable

Carolinas HealthCare System is an EOE/AA Employer

Employment Type

Full Time