Anesthesia Technician - Operating Room Anesthesia Technician

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

 

Location:  US:PA:Hershey

Work Type:  PRN

FTE:  0.19

Shift:  Varied
Hours:  Varied

 

JOB SUMMARY:

 

Responsible to prepare appropriate instruments, equipment and supplies for the administration of each type of anesthetic procedure. Assist the Anesthesiologist/CRNA in the insertion of invasive monitoring such as arterial lines, CVP, swan/ganz and ICP, induction and transportation of monitored/high-risk patients.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

High School Diploma or GED required.
1 year of advanced procedure based patient care along with technical experience and/or background with medical equipment required.
Basic computer skills.
Must be able to read, comprehend and follow verbal and written instructions.
Basic mathematics skills required.
Leadership and customer service skills required.
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and push/pull up to 500 pounds.
Must be able to stand and walk 100% of the workday.
CPR certification and ACLS candidate preferred.
Must pass a written and skills demonstration (hands on) test with a minimum score of 80%.

 

 

If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report.  This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position.  All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

 

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Union: Teamsters