University of Rochester Anesthesia Technologist in Rochester, New York

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Full Time 40 hours Grade 092 Anesthesiology SMH

Schedule

TUESDAY-SATURDAY 2PM-10PM; OCC WKEND/HOL

Responsibilities

Position Summary:

Performs a variety of technical assignments for the Department of Anesthesiology. Exercises high degree of skill, judgment, and knowledge of the terminology, common procedures, and practices of the assigned area, including the set-up of medications and supplies in both the work room and mobile carts and anesthesia equipment set-up and troubleshooting.

Specific Responsibilities:

Under limited direct supervision:

Assist anesthesia providers, including: preparation of anesthesia equipment prior to the patient’s arrival, placement of equipment in the operating rooms, ensuring cleanliness of anesthesia equipment, cart and machine set-up of supplies and medications based on case variables including: patient age, case type and case length, between cases and at the end of the day in each operating room, work room and mobile cart. Ensure availability of specialized anesthesia supplies required for cases in designated operating rooms.

Perform moderate to advanced equipment set up, calibration, operation and troubleshooting.

Participate in the Cell Saver and Liver Transplant Programs including on-call procedure.

Perform set-up and support of ectopic procedures for anesthesia care ensuring proper equipment is in place for out-of-OR procedures.

Function as a resource and support person for Anesthesiology providers.

Performs other duties as assigned by the Shift Supervisor or Operations Manager.

Qualifications:

A two year college education which included technical training closely related to this position and 1-2 years related experience ; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job Title: Anesthesia Technologist

Location: Strong Memorial Hospital

Job ID: 202736

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time