Surgical First Assist

  • Job ID: 203342
  • City: Tucson
  • State: Arizona
  • Zip: 85701
  • Industry: Clinical Non-RN
  • Salary: $72,000 - $100,000

Summary

Did the Polar Vortex give you pause to think about moving to a warmer climate? If so, our client in beautiful, sunny Arizona is seeking an experienced Certified First Assist. The facility is a 146-bed, all private-room acute-care hospital where technology and skilled professionals come together to provide compassionate, customer-focused care. Our key services include orthopedics, inpatient rehabilitation, cardiology, minimally invasive surgery, gastroenterology, cardiopulmonary testing, imaging and diagnostics, emergency medicine, a Senior Behavioral Health Unit and an Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility.

This position is scheduled in the Main OR and takes call.

Education:

Required:

  • Bachelors degree.
  • Successful completion of Accredited Surgical First Assistant (RNFA, CFA, or CSA) program required.

Experience:

Required:

  • Two (2) years OR experience as Surgical Tech or RN.

Preferred:

  • One (1) year First Assistant experience.

Skills:

  • Ability to perform all surgical skills required to assist Surgeon with procedures.
  • General and ortho surgeries.

Licenses/Certifications:

Required:

  • For CSA or CFA, SA-C First Assist certification and BLS.
  • For RNFA unrestricted Arizona RN license, First Assist certification and BLS.
  • For credentialing Must be able to provide documentation of 100 cases as a first assistant in the past 2 years
  • Must maintain competency through continuing education as required by the certifying agency.

Our client offers a competitive salary and benefits including a sign on/relocation bonus, call pay and double time callback pay. Come join a state of the art facility which boast 350 days of sunshine a year!

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