Cooper University Health Care offers patients leading-edge surgical options performed by some of the region’s — and the nation’s — top surgeons. At Cooper, our patients have access to advanced procedures, innovative surgical techniques, and state-of-the-art technology in a patient-centered environment that is just a short drive from South Jersey and Philadelphia.
Our team is growing! Excellent opportunities and increased new rates are available when you join us as a Surgical Technologist II. Surgical specialties at Cooper include breast, cardiac, colorectal, general, oral and maxillofacial, otolaryngology (head and neck), plastic and reconstructive, pediatric, thoracic, trauma, urology, vascular and endovascular surgery, as well as surgical oncology and bariatric and metabolic surgery.
Qualified candidates are graduates of a nationally or regionally accredited educational program for Surgical Technologists; or have successfully completed an appropriate training program for Surgical Technology in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, or Coast Guard of the United States or in the United Dates Public Health Service Commissioned Corps; or have equivalent experience – this applies to individuals who have been employed (as outlined in the Experience section below) as a Surgical Technologists prior to the effective date of NJSA 26:2H – 12.62 (i.e. 12/11/2011).
- Previously employed to practice Surgical Technology in a health care facility on or before the effective date of NJSA 26:2H – 12.62 (12/11/2011);
- Currently in the service of the federal government, to the extent that the individual is performing surgical technology duties related to that service.
One year of Surgical Technologist experience is preferred.
Required License/Certifications/ Registration
Certified Surgical Technologist Credential administered by the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) or its successor, or other nationally recognized credentialing organization (e.g. NCCT – National Center for Competency Testing, etc.).
Other Qualifications: Must annually complete 15 hours of continuing education to remain qualified to practice as a Surgical Technologist in NJ.
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At Cooper University Health Care, our commitment to providing extraordinary health care begins with our team. Our extraordinary professionals are continuously discovering clinical innovations and enhanced access to the most up-to-date facilities, equipment, technologies, and research protocols. We have a commitment to our employees by providing competitive rates and compensation, comprehensive employee benefits programs, attractive working conditions, and the chance to build and explore a career opportunity by offering professional development.
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Cooper University Health Care is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, age, religion, disabilities, marital status, protected Veteran status, national origin, or any other category protected by federal or state law.
At Cooper, we value:
Compassion: We are caring, kind, and empathetic taking action to relieve the suffering of others.
Inclusion: We respect others, value differences, and promote a sense of belonging for all.
Excellence: We are honest, professional, active, accountable, innovative, and passionate about quality in all our work.