Job Description

Payroll Title:
HOSP LAB TCHN 1
Department:
Perlman Oncology Clinic
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
Moores Cancer Center
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
50%
Union:
EX Contract
Total Openings:
1
Work Schedule:
Days, 8-10, Monday-Friday

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.

#112339 Head and Neck Scope Tech

Initial Review Date: Fri 10/15/2021

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: https://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/news/2021/10/flu-vaccination-requirement-for-uc-students,-faculty-and-staff-issued-for-2021-2022.html

UC San Diego current employees who apply by 10/15/21 will have priority consideration for this position. Recruiters will refer qualified internal candidates after the first 7 days of the job posting. All qualified external applicants and additional internal applicants who apply after the priority date may have further consideration pending the results of the initial review.

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 10/12/21 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 10/22/21. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

UC San Diego current employees who apply by 10/15/21 will have priority consideration for this position. Recruiters will refer qualified internal candidates after the first 7 days of the job posting. All qualified external applicants and additional internal applicants who apply after the priority date may have further consideration pending the results of the initial review.

DESCRIPTION

Under the direction of the Head and Neck clinical nurse and SPD Technician, this position performs repetitive, less complicated level technician duties utilizing specialized knowledge acquired through training. Duties and responsibilities include, but not limited to, assisting in setup for specialized procedures performed by the Head & Neck Surgeons, Speech-Language Pathologists and/or Survivorship Nurse Practitioner, performing daily upkeep and ensuring that the equipment used for Head and Neck cancer procedures and high-level disinfection is operational and functional for daily clinic use, coordinating care to assure appropriate use of clinic time and resources, instrument inventory and supply ordering, collecting and preparing data/images/videos obtained from endoscopy for the licensed provider to determine plan of care for patient. Other related duties as assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Graduation from college with a major in an applicable natural science; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Must possess the knowledge and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position.

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

  • Previous clinic experience and medical terminology.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • High-level disinfection/instrument processing. Care of Rhino-Laryngeal Videoscopes.

  • Outpatient Oncology Clinic Experience.

  • Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) or Certificate of completion of a Medical Assistant training program.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
  • 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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Application Instructions

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