- Scope Processor
- ENT Department
- Full Time 32 hours/week
- Monday-Thursday 8:30am-4:30pm
- Fridays- 8am-12pm
- Full benefits and bonus potential!
- $10/hour starting pay
The Medical Equipment Technician assures that every tool has been cleaned and sterilized before it is used on a patient. They may also routinely inspect pieces of equipment to make sure they are still working properly and find new tools when needed.
- Operate and maintain steam autoclaves, keeping records of loads completed, items in loads, and maintenance procedures performed.
- Clean medical equipment.
- Maintain medical equipment or instruments.
- Prepare medical instruments or equipment for use.
- Clean instruments to prepare them for sterilization.
- Record sterilizer test results.
- Refer to the department policy and procedure manual for procedure specific personal protective equipment requirements.
- Organize and assemble routine or specialty surgical instrument trays or other sterilized supplies, filling special requests as needed.
- Examine equipment to detect leaks, worn or loose parts, or other indications of disrepair. Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
- Report defective parts to the proper sources.
- Wear Common Protective or Safety Equipment such as Safety Shoes, Glasses, Gloves, for Protection against exposure to bloodborne pathogens.
- Stock supplies as needed.
- Assist with obtaining vital signs and escorting patients through visit.
- Clean exam rooms and common areas as required.
- Proactively assist in the management of clinic fiscal responsibility by using supplies and equipment prudently.
- Maintains patient confidence by keeping information confidential.
- Other duties as assigned.
This document is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed. It is not intended to serve as an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, and responsibilities required of personnel so classified.
- High School Degree or GED.
- Knowledge of infection control, sterile technique and basic health and safety precautions applicable for work in a clinic setting.
- Use and apply medical terminology appropriately.
- Thorough knowledge of general clinical principles, methodology and measures for outcomes.
- Administrative skills necessary to effectively manage office practice.
- Requires ability to stand for up to eight hours a day, bend, reach, squat, kneel, move, and lift up to 20lbs.
- High energy level.
- Team player.
- Ability to maintain positive attitude.
- The ability to see details at close range.
- The ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong. It does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing there is a problem.
- The ability to perform quality control is crucial in this line of work to evaluate if a tool is still working properly.
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