What does an Endoscopy Technician do?

Maintain a sterile field to provide support for physicians and nurses during endoscopy procedures. Prepare and maintain instruments and equipment. May obtain specimens.

Jobs Roles

  • Clean, disinfect, or calibrate scopes or other endoscopic instruments according to manufacturer recommendations and facility standards.
  • Maintain inventories of endoscopic equipment and supplies.
  • Perform safety checks to verify proper equipment functioning.
  • Prepare suites or rooms according to endoscopic procedure requirements.
  • Maintain or repair endoscopic equipment.
  • Position or transport patients in accordance with instructions from medical personnel.
  • Assist physicians or registered nurses in the conduct of endoscopic procedures.
  • Attend in-service training to validate or refresh basic professional skills.
  • Collect specimens from patients using standard medical procedures.
  • Conduct in-service training sessions to disseminate information regarding equipment or instruments.
  • Read current literature, talk with colleagues, or participate in professional organizations or conferences to keep abreast of developments in endoscopy.
  • Place devices, such as blood pressure cuffs, pulse oximeter sensors, nasal cannulas, surgical cautery pads, and cardiac monitoring electrodes, on patients to monitor vital signs.
Endoscopy Technician at Global Medical Recruiting in South Africa 4 weeks ago
Nail Technician Needed Randpark Ridge 40% Comm at Gumtree.co.za in Johannesburg 16 hours ago
Diesel Technician at Gumtree.co.za in Pinetown 16 hours ago
Massage therapist / nail technician at Gumtree.co.za in Hermanus 16 hours ago
IT Technician Kuilsriver at Gumtree.co.za in Kuils River 16 hours ago
Quality Design Technician at CME Recruitment in Cape Town 1 day ago
RF Technician (20 x Vacancies) at SciTech Placements in Johannesburg 1 day ago
Floorplan Technician at Recruitzoid in Cape Town 1 day ago