surgical technologist resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary

I am a certified surgical technologist with 10+ years surgical scrubbing experience in gynecology with specialty in oncology in this field with general and genitourinary as specialties as well. I also have experience with the Di Vinci Robot in the disciplines of GYN and GU surgeries.These are my main specialties, but I am capable in functioning in the areas of ENT, Neuro, Plastic, Spine and Ortho as well. I consider my specialty areas are my expertise due to extensive experience and progressive career development throughout the years. I am a consummate professional with a strong work ethic. I believe in performing at the best of my talent on a consistent basis and always strive to keep my patients safe, my surgeons happy and give my fellow co-workers the utmost respect and have them see a person they can look up to and/or admire. Most importantly, my professional; appearance is always very well kept.

Skill Highlights
  • Oncology
  • Body mechanics knowledge
  • Specimen collection/processing proficiency
  • Strong medical ethic
Professional Experience
Surgical Technologist, 09/2014 - Current
Children's Hospital Boston Boston, MA, US

My duties include a full range of scrubbing specialties such as general, gynecology, ortho, neuro, spine, plastics, and skin grafting burn patients in surgery as well.

Non-RN Specialty Coordinator, 05/2007 - 09/2014
Christiana Care Health System Camden, NJ,

I served in the role as a Non-RN Specialty Coordinator in the GYN, GEN and GU surgical disciplines (to include robotic prostatectomies and GYN as well). While serving in such an advanced position as a surgical coordinator, I was also tasked with being in a teaching position to new scrub techs as well as scrubbing when needed. Other duties related to my job included inputing data in the computer to maintain surgical preference cards, gathering information and equipment for surgical procedures that are new to the facility or may be transferring from an outside facility, and coordinating efforts with a surgeon's specific needs should he or she require special equipment and so forth in order to safely accomplish a procedure.

Surgical Technologist (traveler), 05/2006 - 05/2007
Christiana Care Health System Smyrna, DE,

Worked as a traveler surgical tech in GYN Oncology. But also scrubbed Neuro, GU and GEN at this oncology specialty hospital. I also was one of the first traveler techs that was entrusted to scrub Da Vinci robot cases there whereas there was a policy that travelers usually don't scrub their robotic cases. I showed a keen interest and was given the chance.

Surgical Technologist (traveler), 02/2006 - 04/2006
Christiana Care Health System Woodstown, NJ,

Worked as surgical technologist (traveler) mainly in general surgery and some ortho as well.

Surgical Technologist, 02/2002 - 02/2006
Christiana Care Health System Carneys Point, NJ,
  • Functioned originally as just a surgical technologist in my main three specialties of GYN, GEN & GU surgery.
  • But when an advanced position of being a.
  • clinical specialist in watching reprocessed items, keeping up with surgical stock supply of certain OR supplies, and being a clinical specialty resource.
  • person became available and in dire need of a competent individual, I stepped up to the plate.
  • During my tenure here as a traveler, I was asked to join the team as a permanent employee in March 2002 and I did.
Surgical Technologist, 02/2001 - 02/2002
ProvidenceHoly Cross City, STATE,
  • When first arrived at this facility, I was a traveler surgical tech with all of my specialties in hand and being a very capable tech.
  • Since, I was first trained at a Level 1 trauma hospital, I was a natural fit for this OR because this was a level 2 trauma center.
  • I handled many traumas that came my way to include gunshot victims, emergency craniotomies, myocardiac infarctions, and vascular surgery.
Surgical Technologist (traveler), 2001 - 02/2001
Georgetown University Hospital City, STATE,

Functioned as traveler tech at this travel assignment in multi-disciplines.

Surgical Technologist, 2000 - 2001
Indiana University Hospital City, STATE,
  • This was my first travel assignment.
  • I was very well liked.
  • Hence, it was made easy for me to renew my contract time after time until I had been there a.
  • year.
  • Functioned as a very well, trained tech that exceeded their.
  • expectations in all specialties.
  • But, I did not scrub in the CVOR.
Surgical Technologist, 08/1996 - 2000
Barnes-Jewish Hospital City, STATE,
  • This was my first job as a surgical tech.
  • My great foundation and skills were all harnessed at this top facility.
  • I had my clinical training here and became an.
  • employee hired in the OR straight out of school as an entry level tech.
  • My specialty became GYN.
  • Subsequently, GEN and GU surgery also become my expertise.
Education and Training
Associate of Arts: Surgical Technology, Expected in 1996
SLCC at Forest Park - St Louis, MO
Status -

CST Certificate # 87645 exp 03/18/2019

CPR exp 2/2016


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School Attended

  • SLCC at Forest Park

Job Titles Held:

  • Surgical Technologist
  • Non-RN Specialty Coordinator
  • Surgical Technologist (traveler)
  • Surgical Technologist (traveler)
  • Surgical Technologist
  • Surgical Technologist
  • Surgical Technologist (traveler)
  • Surgical Technologist
  • Surgical Technologist


  • Associate of Arts

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