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Certified Surgical Technician - Austin, MN #5201955

Company: Mayo Clinic

Date: 07/12/2018

Category: Healthcare Services

City: Austin, MN









Position description

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 Mayo Clinic Health Systems.

The CST/CFA functions as an assistant or scrub nurse.


Graduate of a one or two year surgical technician program.

Additional qualifications

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.

Performance Expectations:

  • 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:‚Äč

  1. American Heart Association

  2. American Red Cross

Exemption status


Compensation Detail

Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $21.66 per hour.

Benefits eligible



Full Time

Hours / Pay period


Schedule details

Monday through Friday day shifts, varied start times.

On call rotation.

Weekend schedule

On call rotation

Holiday on call rotation

Site description

Austin, MN is a community of 22,000, and is surrounded by prairies, rivers and valleys just 90 minutes south of Minneapolis/St. Paul and 45 minutes west of 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. Upscale community offering many amenities not often found in communities this size. Hormel Foods, a multi-nation food manufacturer and marketer, has its corporate headquarters in Austin.


Surgical Services

Career profile

Surgical Services

Job posting number



Elizabeth Brownewell

Equal opportunity employer

Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).

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