Job Description

Payroll Title:
EC Endoscopy
Hiring Pay Scale
$40.88 / Hour
East Campus Medical Center (Alvarado Road)
Appointment Type:
Per Diem
Appointment Percent:
EX Contract
Total Openings:
Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hrs/day, Monday - Sunday

#127464 GI Endoscopy Tchn II - Per Diem - East Campus

Extended Review Date: Mon 3/18/2024

UC San Diego values equity, diversity, and inclusion. If you are interested in being part of our team, possess the needed licensure and certifications, and feel that you have most of the qualifications and/or transferable skills for a job opening, we strongly encourage you to apply.


The GI Endoscopy Technician Per Diem 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 Per Diem is required to float between various locations and during regular working hours as well as on call hours.

The qualifications of this position have been slightly modified as of 3-4-2024.


  • One (1) year as a GI Endoscopy Tech and/or Patient Care experience (GI Tech, LVN, CNA,Certified Medical Assistant, EMT, Dialysis Tech, Surgical Tech or other experience directly assisting physicians with procedures); OR a combination of education and experience.
  • BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within 6 months of hire date.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology and medical EMR system.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills. Required
  • Ability to work with diverse patient population and teams. Required


  • Bilingual: Spanish/English.
  • Current LVN, CNA, CMA (Certified Medical Assistant), EMT or Surgical Tech certification.


  • Must be able to work various hours, days, shifts, on-call and various locations based on business needs. On-Call required after hours and weekends.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

Pay Transparency Act

Annual Full Pay Range: $85,357 - $85,357 (will be prorated if the appointment percentage is less than 100%)

Hourly Equivalent: $40.88 - $40.88

Factors in determining the appropriate compensation for a role include experience, skills, knowledge, abilities, education, licensure and certifications, and other business and organizational needs. The Hiring Pay Scale referenced in the job posting is the budgeted salary or hourly range that the University reasonably expects to pay for this position. The Annual Full Pay Range may be broader than what the University anticipates to pay for this position, based on internal equity, budget, and collective bargaining agreements (when applicable).

If employed by the University of California, you will be required to comply with our Policy on Vaccination Programs, which may be amended or revised from time to time. Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.

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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