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Certified Surgical Technologist - Surgery

We Are Hiring

Certified Surgical Technologist - Surgery  - Full-Time,Day

St. Vincent Dunn -1600 23rd Street - Bedford,IN

Shift Details:  Typically 7A - 3:30P M - F.  Flex hours to the Case Schedule. Call til 7A.


  • Dunn OR Size:  2 OR Room, 1 Endo Room, 1 Pre Post Room, 2 Holding Rooms, Med Surg is taken over (there are logistical challenges).
    • takes more staff because of these challenges.
    • volume is higher for Dunn than Clay.
  • CSTs at Dunn are also working as Instrument Techs.  
    • CSTs act as PCT and Instrument Techs in down time.
  • There are OR Techs who are CSTs without Certs who were grandfathered in.  
    • CSTs from Clay go to Dunn sometimes but never the other way around.
  • Cases at Dunn:  General, Endo, C Sections, OBGYN, Urology, Eyes.
    • %80 + of Call in is because of C Sections or V Back (mom who wants vaginal birth after having a C Section in the past.
  • Cases at Clay:  Ortho, C Sections.
  • Call at Dunn:  24/7 (if CST isn't working, they're on Call.) Rotating split currently amongst 3 CSTs.
    • PRN CST don't have to do Call but can if they want.
  • Call at Clay:  6 month trial starting in February. 

Why Join Ascension?

In Indiana, St. Vincent operates 24 hospitals in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, and clinics. St. Vincent's more than 15,000 associates and 3,000 providers offer expertise in a wide range of services including acute/long-term acute care, bariatrics, cancer care, cardiovascular services, emergency/trauma services, neuroscience, orthopedics, pediatric services, primary care, urgent/immediate care, women's health and more. St. Vincent has been serving central and southern Indiana for 145 years.

St. Vincent is part of Ascension, a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with St. Vincent Health-IN, you will have the opportunity to facilitate the safe and efficient performance of surgical procedures.


  • Prepares surgical operating suite with sterile drapes and sterile solutions as well as appropriate sterile and non-sterile instruments and supplies.
  • Hands required/requested instruments and supplies to surgeon during surgery.
  • Assists with preparing, transporting, positioning and draping patients.
  • Maintains instruments in an organized manner and monitors/tracks instruments counts throughout procedures.

What You Will Need

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date. 
    • Surgical Tech credentialed from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
  • Diploma 
    • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
Work Experience:
  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St.Vincent is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.
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Job ID: 345774
Category: Surgical Services
Facility: ININD St Vincent Dunn Hosp
Ministry: St. Vincent, IN
Location: Bedford, IN

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