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Surgical Technician

Virginia Beach, VA
September 17, 2018

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Va. beach, VA 23462

Evening Phone: 757-***-****

Day Phone: 757-***-****


Country of citizenship:

United States of America

Veterans' Preference:

5-point preference based on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces


Navy Medical Center Portsmouth 08/09 – Present

Salary: $45,000

Hours per week: 36

Surgical Technician

I am currently employed at NMCP as a Surgical Technician in the main operating room. I was previously a member of the Charlie Division services which entails providing assistance for ENT, Neuro, Vascular, and Cardiac surgeries; however, I have been recently assigned to the weekend (day) position which entails servicing all of the offered specialties (ENT, Neuro, Vascular, Cardiac, Orthopedics, GYN, and General) that NMCP provide. I am currently providing surgical technologist services for the weekend day shift (Friday, Saturday, and Sunday 7a-7p).

Lifenet Health 6/05 - 12/09

Salary: $500-$650 per case

Hours per week: Various

Surgical Technician

I served as a PASS TEAM member for the OPO department at Lifenet Health.

My main responsibility was to assist with organ retrieval.

Cross Country Staffing Inc. 12/2006 - 12/08

Salary: $58,000 USD per Year

Hours per week: 40

Surgical Technician

As a surgical technician my number one responsibility is to satisfy the needs of the surgeon while ensuring the absolute safety of the patient within the surgical suite. Upon attaining over 20 years of experience in the surgical arena, I have gainfully obtained an optimal skill level. I am proficient in nearly all surgical services including Neuro, Vascular, and Orthopedics. I aspire to continue in this ever changing, ever growing, ever-so exciting field of physical healing and correction. (Contact Supervisor: Yes, Supervisor's Name: Eileen Dobson, Supervisor's Phone: 800-***-****)

First Assist Agency 10/2005 - 4/2006

Salary: $52,000 USD per Year

Hours per week: 40

Surgical Technician

Assess OR schedule to obtain assignments. Retrieve all material and/or special equipment needed for procedure. Check case-cart to insure proper instrumentation is available for procedure. Check OR room to insure appropriate equipment and accessories are available. Carefully open all necessary consumables and instruments in order to maintain sterility. Perform a surgical scrub prior to gowning and gloving. Set-up surgical field according to procedural needs while maintaining sterility. Assist surgeon and other surgical team members with gowning and gloving. Assist surgeon and surgical team with draping. Insure a time out for consent is obtained. Assist with the surgical procedure by passing instruments, materials, and equipment that is needed during the procedure. Collaborate with circulating nurse on counts, retrieving extras, and any other concerns relevant to the procedure. Break down case accordingly. Help support service with turnover. (Contact Supervisor: Yes, Supervisor's Name: Janie, Supervisor's Phone: 301-***-****)

Sentara Norfolk General Hospital 4/1995 - 7/2005

Salary: $32,000 USD per Year

Hours per week: 40

Surgical Technician

Obtain necessary equipment and/or materials that will be needed during the procedure. Check OR room for adequate preparation prior to procedure. Assist surgeon and surgical team members with gowning, draping, and instrumentation. Collaborate with circulating nurse on counts, extras, and any other concerns of the procedure. Help support service with room turnover... This is the facility by which I gained level one trauma experience. (Contact Supervisor: Yes, Supervisor's Name: Patricia Bonner, Supervisor's Phone: 757-***-****

US Army WRAMC 2/1989 - 2/1995

Salary: $23,000 USD per Year

Hours per week: 40+

Operating Room Technician

Set-up back table while maintaining sterility. Assist surgeons with surgical procedure. Restock rooms as needed. Terminally clean and evaluate each room insuring readiness. Run labs, Transport patients, submit specimens, and turnover rooms. (Contact Supervisor: Yes, Supervisor's Name: Gwen Dobbins, Supervisor's Phone: 202-***-****


Sentara Norfolk General Hospital/ Clinical Pastoral Education

Norfolk, Virginia US

One Unit of CPE – 05/2015

400 hours of supervision

Area of Concentration: Medicine and Mental Health

Liberty University/Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary

Lynchburg, Virginia US

Master of Divinity Degree/Chaplaincy – 05/2013

72 credit hours

Area of Concentration: Chaplaincy, Counseling, Theology

GPA: 2.96

Relevant Coursework, Licensures and Certifications:

Missions, Evangelism, Christian Leadership, and Philosophy/Ordained Minister

Norfolk State University

Norfolk, Virginia US

Bachelor's Degree - 12/1999

173 Semester Hours

Major: Exercise Science Kinesiotherapy

Minor: Psychology

GPA: 3.0 out of 4.0

Relevant Coursework, Licensures and Certifications:

Courses included Anatomy, Physiology, Athletic Training, Physics, Chemistry, Human Growth and Development just to name a few!



Spoken: Novice

Written: Novice

Read: Novice

AFFILIATIONS Saint Mark Missionary Baptist Church Member/ Women's Ministry/ Mime Ministry/ Norfolk State University Alumni Association/ Liberty University Alumni Association.


Eileen Braithwaite Beth Israel Hospital Surgical Technician

Phone Number: 718-***-****

Email Address:

Reference Type: Personal

Christopher Cogswell Lifenet Health OPO Director

Phone Number: 757-***-****

Email Address:

Reference Type: Professional

Patricia Bonner Sentara Norfolk General Hospital OR Nurse

Phone Number: 757-***-****

Reference Type: Professional

Joanne Scrapper Fairfax Hospital OR Coordinator

Phone Number: 703-***-****

Reference Type: Professional

Eileen Dobson Cross Country Travcorp Recruiter

Phone Number: 800-***-****

Reference Type: Professional

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Honorable Discharge from United States Army

Numerous Athletic awards

Inducted into the softball hall of fame at Norfolk State University

Awarded Dean's List recognition at Norfolk State University

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