Endoscopy Technician
University of Virginia

Charlottesville, Virginia

Posted in Education and Training


Job Info


Directly supports physicians and nurses with the preparation and set up of specialized procedures and equipment. Anticipates instrument needs intra procedure and assists the physician during diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. Will also be responsible for assisting in high risk procedures which may be highly technical and require specialized accessories and equipment. Will help maintain and set supply levels for endoscopy area and procedures rooms. Assist with emergent transportation needs and independently maintains quality control documentation records for equipment and/or reprocessing. Maintain and order all special order items and maintain adequate par levels according to special request and needs. Participates in hospital improvement activities.

  • Supports physicians physician assistants, the anesthesia team and nurses during. invasive procedures.
  • Supports direct care providers in the Prep Procedure and Recovery Room environment
  • Maintains necessary skills and competencies.
  • Supports Endoscopy Care Environment.
  • Interfaces effectively with peers and customers and assumes responsibility for professional development of self and others per department policy.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $15.68 - $24.30 Hourly

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Education: High School Graduate or Equivalent.

Experience: No experience

Licensure: Must have or successfully complete nursing assistant certification within 180 days of hire or possess a valid EMT-ST, EMT-CT or Certified Medical Assistant by the AAMA (American Association of Medical Assistants) or RMA. certification by the AMT (American Medical Technologists.  American Heart Association .(AHA) Health Care Provider BLS certification required. Must successfully complete the .Society of Gastroenterology Nurses Association (SGNA) Associates Program which will grant recognition as a GTS (GI Technical Specialist).within 60 days of hire.                          

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Job requires standing for prolonged periods, frequently bending/stooping/walking; Repetitive motion: decontamination of instrumentation, lifting instrument sets.  Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills; Attention to detail and ability to write legibly; Ability to lift/push/pull 50 - 100lbs.   May be exposed to chemicals, cold, heat, blood/body fluids and infectious disease.


COVID Vaccination Requirement and Guidelines

Please visit the UVA COVID-19 Job Requirements and Guidelines webpage prior to applying for current information regarding vaccination requirements and guidelines for employment at UVA.

The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician's Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.



More Education and Training jobs


EMS LINQ, Inc.
Fayetteville, Arkansas
Posted about 1 hour ago

EMS LINQ, Inc.
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Posted about 1 hour ago

EMS LINQ, Inc.
Lincoln, Nebraska
Posted about 1 hour ago

Improve Job Search

Subscribe to job alerts and add your resume to our resume database for employers!


Sign up now


Share diversity job

Endoscopy Technician is also posted to sites within our Diversity Job Network.


African American Job Search Logo
Asian Job Search Logo
Disabled Job Seekers Logo
Hispanic Job Exchange Logo
LGBT Job Search Logo
Seniors to Work Logo
US Diversity Job Search Logo
Veteran Job Center Logo