Surg Tech

Opportunities as a travel surgical technologist (commonly referred to as “surg tech”) can make this career path exciting. Surgical technologist jobs are vital because they provide care alongside surgeons, physicians, registered nurses, and other operating room team members. As a surg tech, you can work in hospitals, outpatient surgery facilities, and private medical practices.

While each travel surgical technologist job has different responsibilities, there are some similarities to those on staff. These may include:

  • Preparing and disposing of specimens for lab analysis.
  • Surgery preparation.
  • Assisting the surgeon and operating room staff.
  • Ensuring surgical technology is properly functioning.
  • Communicating with patients and healthcare staff
  • In addition to understanding the technology in the operating room and communicating with OR staff, the surg tech must remain calm under pressure to focus on the patient’s needs.

    Professional Qualifications and Attributes for Surgical Technologist Jobs:

  • Have familiarity with surgical procedures
  • Understand surgical technology
  • Strong attention to patient care
  • Knowledge of aseptic techniques
  • Ability to perform CPR
  • Benefits of Surg Tech Travel Jobs

  • Work in an exciting area of healthcare
  • Have control of your work schedule
  • Explore new career opportunities
  • Leave the details to a professional agency

  • Surg Tech Opportunities with Coast Medical Service

    At Coast Medical Service, we provide top-quality travel nursing and per diem job opportunities. With years of experience, we have a deep understanding of healthcare and always strive to match your preferences with a provider that values your skills. With Coast, you’ll achieve the work-life balance you want, enjoy excellent compensation, and have a professionally satisfying job.

    Please take a moment to review our job listings across the United States (including Arizona, California, Nevada, and Texas). Contact us today, and we’ll show you how your skills and experience can bring you exciting new opportunities!


    'Coast is an incredibly professional, yet caring, group of people. It's truly a team effort and everyone jumps in to help. It's a fantastic place to work! '

    -Kimberly T.

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