WellStar Health Systems Anesthesia Tech II Main OR Operating Room in Marietta, Georgia

Job Title:

Anesthesia Tech II Main OR Operating Room

Job ID:

KH-1134772

City:

Marietta, GA

Facility:

Kennestone Hospital

Employment Type:

Regular

Full/Part Time:

Full-Time

Shift:

Days

Department:

Anesthesiology

Description:

WellStar

Work where you live, love what you do and stay where you can grow. WellStar is the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, priding itself in investing back into the communities that we serve. Our culture of caring is evident by being recognized three years in a row nationally by Fortune ® Magazine as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For, as well as the recommendations and referrals we receive.

Kennestone Regional Medical Center

Kennestone Regional Medical Center is located in Historic Marietta, Georgia, just minutes north of Atlanta. Our 633 bed, Level II Trauma Center, supports a state-of-the-art cancer center, cutting edge neuroscience program and a comprehensive top-ranked cardiovascular program. We believe in a team-centered approach in everything we do and with every patient that we serve. Our smoke-free campus provides an atmosphere where patients and team members can breathe easy, while promoting a healthy lifestyle.

JOB SUMMARY: a brief description of the job.

Functions under the direction of the Operating Room Manager, Anesthesiologist, and all licensed team members.

Provides age appropriate patient care, which addresses biological, emotional, developmental, psychosocial and

patient/family educational needs. Has expanded anesthesia-related experience in complex, multi-problem, traumatic,

urgent, emergent, and lifesaving operative procedures. Has in depth knowledge regarding biomedical equipment.

Must be flexible with schedule and understanding in the urgency of care with patients undergoing anesthesia.

Schedule may be altered by manager when other staff members are on vacation and/or when the needs of the

schedule dictate. Must be available to take call as required. Must be able to respond in the OR within 30 minutes of

notification. Must demonstrate positive teamwork, behavior and communication. The Anesthesia technician will work

collaboratively with the anesthesia provider and perioperative team to stock, collect, and assemble IV supplies and

medications.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: minimum requirements to be considered qualified to do the job.

Required Minimum Education: High School Diploma or equivalent required, some college preferred.

Required Minimum Experience: At least one year previous anesthesia tech experience required. Two years

experience a anesthesia tech preferred.

Required Minimum Certification: Certified Anesthesia Technician (Cer.A.T.) preferred

Required Minimum Skills: Must have excellent communication skills. Should be highly organized with ability to set

priorities and make adjustments as needed on daily demands. Ability to work with all levels of care providers. Must

be self-directed and self-motivated with strong customer service skills. Must be able to understand, speak and write

English well to communicate with surgical services team.

WellStar Benefits include:

  • Concierge Services: Employees use the free concierge service to take care of day-to-day errands such as dry cleaning pick-up, oil changes, grocery shopping, assist in researching and arranging travel plans, and helps with planning family events.

  • Health Coverage: Competitive healthcare premiums and coverage for employees and dependents. Bariatric surgeries performed within the WellStar network are covered 100%. Employees have access to our on-site pharmacy for prescriptions at discounted rates and the use of payroll deduction.

  • Work-Life Balance Programs: WellStar’s commitment to your work-life balance is shown by offering flexible schedules, telecommuting, job sharing, and flex time. We offer on-site child care, backup care and elder assistance care.

  • Wellness Programs: Employees can stay active by using our on-site fitness center with discounted fitness classes. We provide a weekly farmers basket program that lets employees buy fresh local produce at an average price of $16.00 or less a basket.

  • Recognition Programs: Employees receive recognition through several WellStar programs; The Winners of WellStar (WOW) program lets employees recognize and reward their peers with awards and gifts.

  • Parental Benefits: Full-time employees receive 120 hours of paid maternity or paternity leave; benefit eligible part-time employees receive 60 hours for the birth or adoption of a child. Adoptive parents can receive $10,000 in adoption benefits per child, with a total lifetime benefit of $20,000.

  • Additional Benefits: Education and tuition assistance programs, employee/employer contribution pension plans, and on-site dining options for convenience.

Come see why our employees love their career at WellStar and enjoy work-life balance and the opportunity for advancement from within.

Apply today to become the newest shining star in our ever-growing healthcare network.