Why Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic is one of the largest and most experienced surgical practices in the world and can provide a variety of career opportunities in a dynamic environment that is based on a rich history in integrated practice and innovation. Mayo Clinic has more than 300 surgeons and 240 operating rooms among its three locations in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota, including the Mayo Clinic Health System. Mayo surgical teams perform high volumes of complex operations including neurosurgery, cardiothoracic and transplant surgery.
Performs intraoperative nursing care under the supervision of a registered nurse to the patient utilizing the nursing process and in accordance with the established policies and procedures of MCHS.
Graduate of a one or two year surgical technician program.
The CST shall be competent and current in the use of essential equipment, infection control practices and safety practices which affect patients, visitors, and personnel in the operating room.
Applies knowledge of disease processes
Adheres to infection control standards
Timely preparation for surgical intervention
Performs endoscopy duties/competencies
Treats the team and our clients with honesty, integrity, sensitivity and respect
License or certification
Certified Surgical Technologist - CST at time of hire.
Maintains BLS (Basic Life Support) for Health Care Providers from one of the following programs:
1.American Heart Association
2.American Red Cross
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $22.09 per hour.
Hours / Pay period
Flexible day shifts (8 and 10 hours)
Rotating weekday and weekend call
Rotating weekend call for the OR
Albert Lea is a community of 18,000 in scenic Southern MN, surrounded by several lakes and located just 90 minutes south of Minneapolis and 60 miles from Mayo Clinic in Rochester. Excellent family amenities include a community focus on education (new high school, superb test scores), 38 city parks, 6 nearby golf courses, cultural events, festivals, performing arts, 250 miles of groomed snowmobile trails, Blazing Star Recreational Trail, and Audubon Nature and Wildlife Preserve. Austin is a community of 23,000 surrounded by prairies, rivers and valleys just 90 minutes south of Minneapolis/St. Paul and 40 minutes west of Mayo Clinic in Rochester. Excellent public and parochial education system, including programming for students with special needs and gifted students. Great recreation options including trout fishing, hunting, cross-country skiing, camping, hiking, cycling, indoor/outdoor tennis, canoeing and golfing.
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Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).