Job Description

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Commensurate with Experience
La Jolla Medical Center
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EX Contract
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8 hrs/day, Monday - Friday, on call, weekends

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#109812 GI Endoscopy Tech I/II - Special Procedures

Filing Deadline: Wed 9/22/2021

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UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 7/21/21 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 8/02/21. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.


The GI Endoscopy Technician is responsible for setting up and assisting physicians and nurses with all GI procedures (including ERCP's and other advanced procedures).

Duties include but are not limited to the following: procedure room set up, cleaning equipment and room; specimen collection and process; assisting during the pre and post-procedure phases of care, patient transport, maintaining and operating equipment, performing high-level disinfection, and assuring appropriate scope washing compliance; ordering supplies; restocking and maintaining inventory; assisting with billing functions and maintaining unit statistics; assisting with administrative and admission tasks and performing other duties as assigned.

The GI Endoscopy Technician is required to float between Hillcrest, Thornton, and KOP sites, and during regular working hours as well as on-call hours.

Depending on experience of the selected candidate, this position will be hired at the GI Tech I or GI Tech II level. !


  • One (1) year as a GI Tech, Surg Tech, LVN, CNA, CMA (Certified Medical Assistant), EMT, and/or equivalent Patient Care Certification.

  • BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.


  • Two (2+) or more years as a GI Tech, LVN, CNA, Certified Medical Assistant, EMT and/or equivalent Patient Care Certification.
  • Bilingual.


  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
  • Position is not a fixed schedule. Shift times and days of the week will vary.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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