lead certified surgical technologist resume example with 7+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -

I enjoy working with a team and being a peri-operative team member. It is my goal that every patient has a positive experience. I believe you should do whatever it takes or the patient to have the best results. I will do this by being prepared and having the proper knowledge required as a Surgical Technologist.

  • Surgical Counts
  • Aseptic and Sterilization Techniques
  • Electronic Medical Records Management
  • Equipment Set up and Operation
  • Attention to Detail
  • Critical Thinking
  • Assisting Surgical Team
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Sterile Field Preparation
  • Calm Under Pressure
09/2019 to Current
Lead Certified Surgical Technologist Amita Health Dundee, IL,
  • Lead Surgical Technologist, help to resolve problems with fellow coworkers, ensure that all preference cards are correct and kept up to date. Assist in vaginal and caesarean sections. Set up delivery tables and the OR. Work great as a team and help out wherever is needed.
  • Experience with fetal demises, preparing the baby for pictures and taking prints of feet and hands when possible. Assist the patients during this very difficult time.
  • Assisted surgeon by passing instruments and sterile supplies throughout operation.
  • Set up equipment, tools and supplies for procedures and organize instruments as directed in surgeons' preference cards.
  • Reviewed surgical requirements and prepped operating room with appropriate tools, equipment and instruments.
  • Organized equipment and instruments in alignment with surgical protocols and surgeon preferences.
  • Recounted surgical instruments and supplies at end of operation, eliminating chance of items left inside patient.
  • Used retractors, sponges and suctioning and irrigating equipment to create unobstructed operating fields.
  • Gathered and took inventory of equipment to confirm adequate supplies for surgery.
  • Laid out all instruments, supplies and tools as directed by surgeons.
  • Maintained reusable surgical instrumentation and equipment, including decontamination, cleaning, sterilizing, storing and distributing.
  • Maintained surgical areas and oversaw inventory management.
  • Assessed procedure requirements and procured appropriate equipment and tools.
  • Used hemostatic clamps, suture ligatures and electrocautery equipment to control bleeding.
  • Prepared day surgery and operating rooms for patients by ordering and stocking equipment and supplies.
  • Collaborated with vendors and service providers to coordinate required services and equipment.
  • Organized and maintained unobstructed operative fields to foster immediate access to retractors and suctioning and irrigation equipment.
  • Maintained proper sterile field during surgical procedures.
  • Counted sponges, needles and instruments before and after operation.
  • Cleaned and restocked operating room, gathering and placing equipment and supplies.
  • Prepared patients for surgery by positioning on operating table and covering with sterile surgical drapes to prevent exposure.
  • Handed instruments and supplies to surgeons and surgeons' assistants.
  • Collaborated with operating room staff to cultivate efficiency and prepare for scheduled and emergency procedures.
  • Prepared dressings or bandages, applying or assisting with application following surgery.
  • Provided technical assistance to surgeons, surgical nurses or anesthesiologists.
02/2018 to 09/2019
Certified Surgical Technologist Atrium Health Concord, NC,
  • Scrub in surgical procedures and assist surgeon, mostly orthopedic, arthroscopic and general cases. I am trained to scrub in robotic cases with the Da vinci si. We work as a team to efficiently handle the case loads.
  • Monitored and assessed operating room conditions and patient and surgical team needs.
  • Adhered to OSHA protocols when sterilizing instruments, discarding medical supplies and disposing of waste.
  • Washed and sterilized equipment using germicides and sterilizers.
01/2017 to 01/2018
Certified Surgical Technologist Boson Health Humble, TX,
  • Previously employed at Midland Memorial hospital as a Certified Surgical Technologist. Working in the main OR has provided me the opportunity to learn many surgical specialties. My main focus was general and gynecology. I have also been trained in Orthopedics and Neurology with some vascular. I am a member of the Association of Surgical Technologists.
01/2016 to 01/2017
Surgical Aide County Of Santa Clara Santa Clara, CA,
  • Ensure timely and efficient movement of operating room by performing turnover after each case. Keeping OR rooms, sterile corridor, and supply room stocked with supplied. Peri-operative team member helping with patient positioning and transfer. Move in an aseptic manner in the operating suite and ensuring sterility. General housekeeping duties including keeping work areas clean and neat. Transport blood and specimens to the blood bank and lab.
Education and Training
Expected in 12/2016 to to
Associate of Applied Science: Surgical Technology
Odessa College - Odessa, TX

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School Attended

  • Odessa College

Job Titles Held:

  • Lead Certified Surgical Technologist
  • Certified Surgical Technologist
  • Certified Surgical Technologist
  • Surgical Aide


  • Associate of Applied Science

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