Operating Room Technician Duties
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Candidate will perform as a sterile scrub nurse when required.
Candidate will perform as a circulating nurse for up to six OR
Candidate must have the ability to maintain records and maintain
the overall cleanliness of the surgical suites.
Candidate will assist in teaching the senior veterinary students
proper scrubbing, gowning and gloving techniques and assist the
students in maintaining sterility.
Performs related work as required.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Graduate of a certified surgical technology program and have
current valid certification and at least two years surgical
assistants experience since certification, OR have equivalent
experience as a Registered Veterinary Technician.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Candidate must be able to perform and maintain aseptic technique
in the surgical arena.
Candidate will have a solid knowledge of a variety of surgical
instruments and the ability to properly handle sterilized
instruments and avoid contamination of the surgical field.