Job Purpose: Care and maintenance of Endoscopes and accessory equipment following infection control guidelines and company policies.
Turn around procedure rooms: set up and take down
Trouble shoot endoscopes in the procedure room as needed
Clean and high level disinfect endoscopes
Clean, high level disinfect or sterilize accessory equipment
Stock supplies for the Endoscopy Center and order as needed
Transporting of scopes for repair
Help clean and make beds in recovery as needed
Assist nursing staff and physicians when asked
Operation of Automated Endoscope Reprocessors, Ultrasound machines, Autoclaves, Endoscope Light Source, and Video Processors
Qualifications/Skills: The employee must be able to problem solve, multitask, pay attention to detail, prioritize, possess effective communication skills, be flexible and work effectively as part of a team.
Educational Requirements: High School Diploma or GED required. Surgical Technician preferred, not required.
Experience: Experience with equipment cleaning and reprocessing or experience as a Surgical Technician is preferred.
Physical Requirements: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The employee may be required to lift and transport up to 15 pounds on occasion and reach to hang scopes and stock supplies. Must be able to stand for long periods of time and move quickly on their feet. Employees must be able to tolerate personal protective equipment including; gowns, gloves, face masks and eye protection.
Working Environment: The Endoscopy Technician works in an outpatient Endoscopy Center and rotates in and out of procedures rooms and the equipment processing room. The employee is exposed to cleaning and hazardous chemicals.
Minnesota Gastroenterology, P.A. is an EEO/AA employer: women, minorities, the disabled and veterans encouraged to apply.
Minnesota Gastroenterology, P.A. - 5 months ago