Job Description

Anesthesia Tech

Nursing Department: Surgery

Management: No

Schedule: Per Diem 6:30AM - 15:00PM

Reports To: Director, Perioperative Services

Summary:

  • Responsible for the daily anesthesia machine and related equipment maintenance.
  • Assists anesthesia staff with sterile procedures, maintains adequate maintenance related to supply inventory.
  • Performs routine assigned including pressure line insertion, administration of spinal epidural, blood transfusions, Swan-Ganz placement and other pain blocker and clinical tasks of limited complexity. 
  • Works well under direct supervision within defined parameters.

Requirements: 

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS).
  • Completion of a medical terminology course preferred.
  • Experience in a healthcare setting preferred.
  • High school graduate or equivalent preferred.
  • Anesthesia Technician certification preferred.