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Anesthesia Tech Student

Description

UPMC Shadyside is currently hiring an Anesthesia Tech Student to support our Anesthesiology department. This is a unique role that offers experience to current students before they graduate. We will work around your school schedule with a combination of shifts (6:30AM-3PM, 6:30AM-7PM, 10:30AM-7PM, 3PM-11PM). You will get the opportunity to work at a busy and fast-paced urban hospital within clinical specialties such as Cardiac, Oncology, Orthopedics, and Thoracic. If you are currently an Anesthesia Tech student or a Nursing student interested in being a CRNA in the future... apply today!

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure contaminated equipment is cleaned, disinfected per policy, and returned to service quickly.
  • Ensure there is adequate equipment available.
  • Terminal cleaning of anesthesia equipment and stocking of carts at the end of each day.
  • Maintain equipment cables and supplies in workroom.
  • Responsible for intra-operative blood delivery and return as per transfusion policy.
  • Prompt turn over of O.R. suites between cases.
  • Must be able to perform other duties and responsibilities as directed.
  • Deliver supplies and equipment to Professional Staff as needed immediately when called for.
  • Workroom and all areas of responsibility kept clean and neat at all times.
  • Preparation of IV solutions and monitoring equipment.
  • Retrieves, prepares, and appropriately distributes equipment as directed.

 

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • Enrolled in an anesthesia tech program or an undergraduate nursing program.
  • Must demonstrate knowledge and skills to progress to Anesthesia Technician position.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Act 34

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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