HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Certified Surgical Technician FT Evenings in Bradenton, Florida

Are you looking for a rewarding career as a Certified Surgical Technician CST? Become part of an awarding team of Certified Surgical Technician CST here at Blake Hospital. Blake Hospital is currently seeking a Certified Surgical Technician CST for the OR Department. This nurse Certified Surgical Technician CST is a full time evening shift position for a Certified Surgical Technician CST. We have a dynamic team of Certified Surgical Technician CST on staff and we are currently looking to add an additional nurse to the team. Our team of Certified Surgical Technician CST take pride in nursing. Become a part of our team of Certified Surgical Technician CST today.

Blake Medical Center is located in Bradenton, Florida, just minutes from the beautiful Gulf Coast beaches of Manatee County. Our 383-bed, level II trauma center and has received official verification by the American College of Surgeons. Our hospital is also a proud recipient of the American Heart Association’s Gold Fit Friendly Designation for our above and beyond dedication to employees’ health.

At Blake Medical Center, we utilize complete computerized charting (“Electronic Health Record”) for our patient assessment and care documentation. We also utilize eMAR, our electronic medication administration record for the delivery of all medications provided to our patients, which has significantly reduced errors associated when administering medications. In 2013, our hospital implemented the CPOE (Computerized Physician Order Entry) application called “Advanced Clinicals”.

The Surgical Technologist performs a variety of technical duties to assist in preparing and caring for pre-operative patients. The tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Assembles supplies and equipment needed for surgical procedures.

  • Prepares sterile instrument table.

  • Prepares patient skin for surgery in accordance with hospital standards.

  • Maintains aseptic techniques and actively monitors situations which could lead to breaches in aseptic technique.

  • Provides comfort and support for pre-operative patients.

  • Transports patients to and from surgical suite.

  • Positions patient according to type of surgery.

  • Assists the surgical team in surgical procedures which may include passing instruments, sponges and sutures.

  • Maintains work area.

  • Gathers equipment for cleaning and sterilization.

  • Assists in the monitoring of the patient through the procedure.

  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care.

  • Orients and mentors new staff members.

  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.


  • Graduate of a formal surgical technologist program or equivalent training.

  • Certification as a Surgical Technologist required.

  • Hospital Surgical Tech experience preferred.

  • Detail-oriented with ability to sustain concentration over long periods of time.

  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.

  • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds

Title: Certified Surgical Technician FT Evenings

Location: Florida-Bradenton-Blake Medical Center - Bradenton

Requisition ID: 00309-6337