Job Description

Payroll Title:
ANESTHESIA TCHN 2
Department:
HC Anesthesia Monitoring
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
Hillcrest Medical Center
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
75%
Union:
EX Contract
Total Openings:
2
Work Schedule:
Days, 8/12 hr shifts, 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.

#117989 Anesthesia Tech II

Extended Review Date: Tue 9/6/2022

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 and influenza before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: Flu Vaccine Mandate / COVID Vaccine Policy

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 8-10-22 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 8-22-22. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

The appointments for this job posting will be for one (1) 100% FTE and one (1) 50% FTE.

This posting will remain open until all vacancies have been filled.

DESCRIPTION

The Anesthesia Tech II provides support to the surgical patient and operating room team by performing activities related to and directly involving anesthesia care. They support the anesthesia care team directly by assisting with airway management, physiologic monitoring, and the placement of invasive lines. The Anesthesia Tech II also operates cell salvage equipment and Intra-Aortic Balloon Pumps (IABP) based on population specific needs. The support for the anesthesia care team is indirectly provided by the AT II through the routine maintenance and safety checks of equipment, the cleaning and disinfecting of said equipment after use, and by providing quality assurance through the documentation of these procedures. In addition the Anesthesia Tech II assists and trains Anesthesia Tech I's.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or GED; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.
  • A minimum of one (1) year of experience as an anesthesia technician.
  • Proven competency in all areas of expertise required to be an anesthesia technician by the ASATT.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Completion of a Anesthesia program from an accredited institution.
  • Certified Anesthesia Technician issued by ASATT (Cer. A.T.).
  • Two (2+) or more years of experience.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Must be able to work various times 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).

If applicable, life-support certifications (BLS, NRP, ACLS, etc.) must include hands-on practice and in-person skills assessment; online-only certification is not acceptable.

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, the only Burn Center in the county, and and dozens of outpatient clinics. We invite you to join our team!

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