Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Location: US:PA:Hershey Work Type: Full Time FTE: 1.00 Shift: Day Hours: Varied
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Responsible for providing on-site support for the reprocessing of flexible endoscopes and related equipment in Endoscopy procedural areas in compliance with manufacturer's intended for use (IFU) and/or hospital policy. The Endoscopy Equipment Technician must contribute to safe, quality, and fiscally responsible cleaning of endoscopes per manufacturer and organizational instructions and adhere to all infection control policies at Penn State Health. The Endoscopy Equipment Technician is also responsible for maintaining acceptable levels of inventory, repair schedules, maintenance of supplemental equipment, and provides quality assurance through performance of periodic endoscope testing."
High School diploma or equivalent with 6 months experience in a hospital setting required
Basic math and computer skills as well as good hand/eye coordination and hand dexterity are required
Previous experience with endoscopic or bronchoscope equipment preferred
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
Basic anatomy and physiology terminology required
Strong written and oral communication skills required
Previous experience as an Endoscopy Technician, Nursing Assistant, Medical Assistant, or Emergency Medical Technician, preferred
BLS certification preferred
Strong Computer/technical skills preferred
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