Surgical Technologist, Plastic Surgery Practice in
Surgical Technologist for Plastic Surgery Practice in Fairfax, VA (Part Time or Full Time) The Bitar Cosmetic Surgery Institute, one of the busiest cosmetic surgery practices in the DC area is looking for a surgical technologist for its new surgery center. The practice is open to a part time or full-time position. The ideal candidate must have: * High School degree or equivalent (GED). * Basic Life Support certification * Completion of an accredited surgical technology program (certification preferred) * 2 years (or more) of experience working as a surgical technologist * Plastic surgery experience preferred * Knowledge of surgical instruments, instruments, techniques, procedures, and sterilization techniques. * Must be a great team player and have good oral and written communication skills Job Description: * Prepare the Operating Room for surgical procedures * Set up a sterile field. * Open supplies and equipment on the sterile field * Sterilize instruments * Prepare basic sterile packs and trays * Scrub for surgical procedures * Anticipate the needs of the surgeon during the procedure * Demonstrates competency in identifying and handling specimens appropriately * Order and take inventory of supplies * Maintain proper files and records of procedures * Clean the operating room in between surgeries * Assist with moving, positioning, and transporting patients. * Assist the surgeon during clinic hours as needed Benefits * Competitive compensation * Health, vision and dental insurance * 401K plan * Flex Spending Account * Complimentary or heavily discounted cosmetic treatments and products.