Company: Singing River Health System
Posted on: November 17, 2022
Singing River Health System Hospital - Gulfport / Part-Time / Days
M-F w/ rotating call /
15200 Community Road
Gulfport, Mississippi, 39503
The Endoscopy Technician assists the physician on all procedures
and serves as a resource to the use and maintenance of equipment.
He/She performs analysis of technical problems and changing needs
and responds appropriately to aid in support and care of endoscopy
patients. The Endoscopy Technician interacts effectively and
appropriately on a daily basis with all operating room staff.
Expectation is for all performed duties to be in accordance with
Singing River Health System procedures and policies, accreditation
organization, and governing guidance and publications for health
DISCLAIMER: This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all
responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, requirements or working
conditions associated with the job. While this intends to be an
accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the
right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks
performed as assigned.
High school graduate or equivalent required.
Must complete BCLS certification by the end of position
orientation; must maintain current BCLS certification.
One year of experience in medical environment required.
Patient Care Manager, Director of Surgical Services, and/or
Executive Director of Surgical Operations.
Work is moderately active: involves sitting with frequent
requirements to move about the office, move about the facility, and
to travel to another facility within the SRHS service area. Work
involves exerting a negligible amount of force frequently to lift,
carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects, including the human
body. Employee is responsible for safely moving, lifting and
handling all supplies, equipment and patients, with assistance, up
to 350 pounds. Expected to use safe lifting practices in all areas
of job performance and employees are responsible to request help
whenever needed, regardless of the weight, using available
assistance, i.e. lifting devices or additional staff.
Work involves using many physical motions in performing daily work
activities; subject to exposure of body fluids, sputum and tissues,
which may carry the hazard of infectious disease. Work involves
using repetitive motions: substantial movements of the wrists,
hands, and or fingers while operating standard office equipment
such as computer keyboard.
Work involves being able to perceive the nature of sound at normal
speaking levels with or without correction; the ability to make
fine discriminations in sound. Work requires close visual and
acuity and the ability to adjust the eye to bring an object into
sharp focus, i.e. shift gaze from viewing a computer monitor to
forms/printed material that are closer to compare data at close
Must be able to be active for extended periods without experiencing
undue fatigue. Must be able to work schedules assigned with the
understanding that changes may occur according to the needs of the
hospital for off days, shifts or weekends.
Must demonstrate keen mental faculties/assessment and decision
making abilities. Must demonstrate superior
communication/speaking/enunciation skills to receive and give
information in person and by telephone. Must demonstrate strong
written and verbal communication skills. Must possess emotional
stability conducive to dealing with high stress levels. Knowledge
of and ability to use sterile technique.Knowledge in the use and
care of a scope preprocessor. Knowledge of appropriate technique
for packaging instruments and other supplies.Ability to solve
practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in
situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to
interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral,
diagram, or schedule form. Must demonstrate ability to work under
pressure and meet deadlines.
Attention to detail and the ability to multi-task in complex
situations is required. Must have the ability to maintain
collaborative and respectable working relationships throughout SRHS
and other organizations
Must possess superior customer service skills and professional
etiquette.Must possess proficient knowledge and ability to use a
computer (must be keyboard proficient) and other office technology
(i.e., telephone, fax, etc.), MS Outlook and Word.
Keywords: Singing River Health System, Gulf Port , Endoscopy Technician, Professions , Gulfport, Mississippi
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