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Equipment Technician, Operating Room, 11:00a to 7:30p

Company: Emory Healthcare
Location: Atlanta
Posted on: June 13, 2021

Job Description:

Overview

Operating Room Equipment Technician

At Emory Healthcare, we integrate science and caring to change the face of health care. Our team members are courageous individuals who are willing to challenge the status quo and help find solutions to complex problems. We're empowered to influence change for, and with, our patients, their families, the community and each other.

As one of the leading academic medical systems, we're eager to share what we learn with hospitals around the country, and the world. We've got the backing, knowledge, experience and permission to lead the way in developing new and better approaches to preventing and treating disease, and our patients get treatments years before anyone else.

We're looking for an experienced equipment technician to join our surgical team who are passionate about providing the best care for patients. Our surgical equipment technicians are integral members of high-functioning teams committed to excellence and outstanding patient care, driven by their expertise, compassion and operate at a higher level of practice.

We're defining a new standard of care for humankind. Are YOU ready to join us? Apply Today:

Description

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • The Equipment Technician is responsible for care and maintenance of departmental equipment.
  • Provides patient care, treatment, and services within the scope of their license, certification, registration, and/or assessed competencies.
  • Practice will be in accordance with laws and regulations and will adhere to established policies, procedures and practice guidelines.
  • Monitor equipment usage.
  • Manages equipment and supplies in each assigned department.
  • Performs routine and preventative maintenance on a scheduled basis to meet state requirements.
  • Provides product training to nursing staff utilizing manufacturers' recommendations.
  • Orders equipment and supplies as needed to maintain appropriate levels and special needs of a facility.
  • Maintains all surgical equipment to ensure correct cleaning and in good working order.
  • Works with Biomed and/or Maintenance for equipment that needs repair or adjustments.
  • Checks with departmental schedules to confirm equipment needs and the potential for conflicts in scheduling.
  • Monitors progression of schedule in relationship to the equipment needs while prioritizing tasks to make efficient use of time and availability.
  • Communicates clearly and frequently with coordinator to ensure equipment availability when needed.
  • Performs attendant duties as assigned.
  • Participates in continuous quality improvement teams and activities.
  • Participates in supporting the organization's vision, mission and values and adheres to Standards of Behavior.
  • Performs other duties as assigned .

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school/Vocational diploma or GED.
  • Technician training or AA Degree in electronics preferred.
  • Valid Driver's License and/or ability transport equipment and supplies as needed.
  • At least six months experience working in technical (industry/hospital) setting.
  • Patient care experience preferred.
  • CPR also strongly preferred.
  • Previous inventory management experience is sought but not required.
  • Previous healthcare or manufacturer specific experience is sought but not required.
  • Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Skill and ability to communicate verbally, including public-speaking, and in writing.
  • Skill and ability to effectively manage multiple tasks and priorities within a fast-paced environment.
  • Skill and ability to anticipate, manage, and adapt to change.
  • Skill and ability to operate independently and collaboratively as part of a team.
  • Skill and ability to manage internal and external relationships.
  • Performs skills and competencies as defined in orientation checklist and annual departmental competency checklist if applicable.

Keywords: Emory Healthcare, Atlanta , Equipment Technician, Operating Room, 11:00a to 7:30p, Other , Atlanta, Georgia

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