Surgical Assistant - Certified
CVS Health
 Moyock, NC

Job Description

The Certified Surgical Assistant (CSA) works as a 1st or 2nd assistant to the surgeon and under the direction and supervision of that surgeon may perform specific significant surgical tasks.

Physical Location

Hospital-Princess Anne

Department Number and Name

040074173 Surgical Assistants

Employment Status

Full time


First (Days)

Job Posting

Sentara Healthcare is currently recruiting for an experienced Surgical Assistant to work Full-time (40hrs/wk), Day Shift (7:00am - 3:00pm) in support of operations at our Sentara Princess Anne Hospital in Virginia Beach, VA.  Qualified candidates must be available to work weekends!

Sentara Princess Anne Hospital, located in Virginia Beach, VA, is a Magnet Status, general medical and surgical facility with 160 beds. The hospital offers a full-service emergency room with a dedicated observation unit, Critical Care, Oncology and Stroke services.  It also encompasses a Family Maternity Center with an On-site Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. 

Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We’re setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE!

Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development, growth!

Required Education

Trade School Graduate - SURGICAL ASSISTANT


Required: None, unless noted in the “Other“ section below

Preferred: Surgical Assistant - 2 years

Licenses and Certifications

Required: Basic Life Support, Cert Surgical Assistant

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other“ section below


Required: Active Listening, Communication

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other“ section below


Graduate of CAAHEP (Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs) accredited Surgical Assistant Program required. Graduate of medical school (foreign or domestic) may be substituted for education if currently certified. Will consider all applicants certified by NBSTSA (National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting), NSAA (National Surgical Assisting Association), and ABSA (American Board of Surgical Assisting) in lieu of CAAHEP SA program graduate. Must obtain certification within six months of hire if not available at hire.


Virginia Beach, VA

Job Category

Clinical - Non Nursing