UMass Memorial Health Care Marlborough, MA

Requisition #: 161578

Title: Endoscopy Technician

Posting Date: 12/10/2015

Unit: Endoscopy

Shift: Per Diem

Location: Southboro

UMass Memorial-Marlborough Hospital strives to be the community hospital of choice for patients and the workplace of choice for health care professionals and physicians. We serve as a role model in the community by promoting healthy lifestyle habits such as a tobacco and smoke free campus and the hiring of nicotine free employees.

Summary: Performs a wide variety of duties in the Endoscopy Unit. Assists clinical staff with procedures and assists in maintaining inventory and cleanliness of Endoscopy Unit. Assists the Professional Nurse in ensuring the maintenance of principles and practices of endoscopic processes within the Endoscopy Unit.

Qualifications: BLS Certification required, EMT or Critical Care Tech Preferred. SGNA certification required within one year of date of hire or eight years of endoscopy experience. High School Graduate, coursework in Medical Terminology/Health Care-related education required; Associates Degree in health care field preferred. Must have at least 2 years of experience working in a health care patient care support position with some direct patient care / clinical responsibilities. Previous Endoscopy Unit experience preferred. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, ability to lift patients; move heavy objects by pushing or pulling. Knowledge of basic computer usage, and demonstrated ability to read, write and converse in clear and concise English and to communicate effectively with patients, staff and families, both verbally and in writing.