Please note that this position is a part-time appointment
UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 05/10/2021 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 05/19/2021. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
Under supervision, provides support to the surgical patient and operating room team by performing standard activities related to and directly involving anesthesia care. Assists the anesthesia team with airway management, physiological monitoring, and the placement of invasive lines. In addition, performs routine maintenance and safety checks ofequipment, troubleshooting, cleaning and disinfecting equipment. Exhibits professionalism in patient and staff interactions. Precepts, assists, and trains new Anesthesia Monitoring staff. Performs all other duties as assigned.
Meets competency requirements for Anesthesia Technician as established by ASATT.
BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.
One (1) year experience working as Anesthesia Technician role or working in Anesthesia Department
Thorough knowledge of anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, pharmacology, and principles of anesthesia technology.
Independent judgment skills is required for rapid response to the quickly changing circumstances in the patient care environment.
Proficient in the application, acquisition, preparation, and troubleshooting of various types of equipment required for the delivery of anesthesia care.
Completion of a anesthesia program from an accredited institution.
Certified Anesthesia Technician issued by ASATT (Cer. A.T.).
Experience with Rapid Infusion Devices and Blood Salvaging Devices (Cell Saver) used in procedures.
Must be able to work various hours, days, shifts, on-call and various locations based on business needs.* Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
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