Perioperative Theatre Technician at Premier Hospital

Posted 2 months ago

JOB PURPOSE

Assisting in preparation of anesthesia, ensuring cleanliness of the theatre, sluicing used linen and instruments, packing and sterilizing of surgical packs/instruments.

MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assemble equipment and requirements for induction and reversal of anesthesia.
  • Checking the anesthetic and suction machines for working condition in liaison with the theatre.
  • Participate in positioning of patient for the surgical procedure.
  • Assisting in lifting of the patient during transfer from and to the operating table.
  • Cleaning the operating room after a surgical procedure.
  • Perform high cleaning and dusting of the entire operating room at least once a
  • Decontaminate and clean surgical packs and instruments.
  • Sluice soiled theatre linen after every procedure before taking it to the holding area.
  • Pack/sterilize surgical packs and instruments.
  • Implement the theatre policies and procedures as instructed.
  • Check and maintain records of all theatre movables.
  • Report any faulty equipment or instrument to the theatre nursing officer or the shift leader.
  • Any other duty as assigned by the supervisor in line with the job description.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS/ QUALIFICATIONS

  • Diploma in Perioperative theatre technician Course.
  • Valid BLS training certificate.
  • At least 2 years’ experience in a busy hospital setup.

KEY JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Honesty, transparency, and integrity
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Effective communication skills – listening, oral and written.
  • Good interpersonal skills and a team player.
  • Ability to work under pressure with minimum supervision.
  • Analytical and decision-making skills.
  • Report writing and presentation skills.
  • Desire for personal development, improvement, and learning.

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