K.A. Recruiting

Anesthesia Technician

Stamford, CT 06902

Job Type: Healthcare-Other Job Number: KMC210

Anesthesia Tech

Job Description

Highly Regarded Hospital System is seeking an individual to join our very talented Perioperative department as a Anesthesia Tech.  This is a full time(37.5hrs/weekly) day shift (6:30am-2:30pm) with weekend flexibility.  The main duties of the Anesthesia Tech is to assist the anesthesia provider in the formulation, implementation of an anesthesia care plan, set up anesthesia machines such as cardiac monitors, breathing apparatus or suction equipment in the operating room to assist during and prior to surgery, maintain orders and stocks all anesthesia supplies and equipment for the Anesthesia Department.

Required Skills
  1. Maintain stock of non-controlled drugs, supplies and equipment necessary for anesthetizing patients
  2. Assists anesthesiologist with special needs for particular cases and trouble shoots equipment problems and patient preparation and induction of anesthesia.
  3. Conducts routine and periodic maintenance of equipment and reports defective equipment to Biomed and Chief of Anesthesia.
  4. Checks surgery schedule and assess anesthesia need in the operating room
  5. Calibrates, maintains and operates a wide range of specialized technical equipment.
  6. Uses aseptic technique, prepares IV lines, arterial lines, central venous pressure lines and opens trays under the direction of the attending anesthesiologist.
  7. Has basic knowledge in the care of various anesthesia equipment and supplies used in the OR
  8. Demonstrates reliable performance and judgment during emergency situations
  9. Performs other related duties as assigned or requested in order to maintain a high level of service.
  10. Complies with departmental organizational policies and procedures and adheres to external agency requirements
  11. Displays a positive attitude and works to achieve an environment of respect, accountability, teamwork, integrity, and compassion. Does not support or take part in disruptive or negative behavior.
Required Experience
  • 1 year experience in a clinical or hospital setting working as a Anesthesia Tech required.
  • Medical terminology and computer skills required.
  • Anesthesia Technician Certification (ASATT), or able to obtain Certification within one year is highly preferred.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with patients, their family members, surgical center staff, physicians and other health care workers. Able to read, write and speak English.



JOB#: KC203


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Kristin Campbell
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