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OB Technician - Grade 265

Location: San Jose, CA Additional Locations:
Job Number: 815708 Date posted: 08/22/2019
Description:
Working under the direction of the Registered Nurse, the Obstetrics Technician assists the professional nursing staff in the Labor and Delivery Unit by performing non-nursing functions.

Essential Functions:
- Checks labor and delivery rooms for adequate and well-functioning equipment and supplies
- Tracks preventative maintenance on equipment and expiration dates of supplies
- Sets up emergency equipment
- Welcomes patients to the unit and escorts them to the appropriate room
- Obtains Kaiser Card and photo ID from patient
- Makes temporary patient ID bracelet
- Transports patients to delivery room, Cesarean delivery room, ultrasound or post partum, when indicated
- Checks testing schedule and pulls chart
- Insures proper and adequate supply of packs
- Sets up sterile delivery table and baby unit for delivery
- Opens packs and sets-up for Cesarean delivery
- Scrubs for c-sections
- Assists RN when patient is in the recovery room, delivery room and Cesarean delivery room
- Files monitor strips in envelopes
- Washes instruments and places on central supply cart for sterilizing
- Transports specimens to lab
- Keeps utility room and supply rooms neat and well organized
- Answers lights and telephone
- Performs other related duties as necessary
- This job has no supervisory responsibilities

Basic Qualifications:
- Minimum of six (6) months of acute hospital experience required or scrub technician certificate
- High School Diploma/GED
- BLS certification
- Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos
- Ability to write simple correspondence
- Basic computer skills
- Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization
- Must be willing to work in a Labor Management Partnership environment
- Refer to position specifications outlined in the appropriate collective bargaining agreement

Primary Location: California,San Jose,San Jose Hospital 250 Hospital Pkwy. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 32 Shift: Night Workdays: Week 1: Sun, Mon, Tue, Fri, Sat Week 2: Tue, Wed, Thu *Expected length of employment up to three (3) months. Working Hours Start: 11:00 PM Working Hours End: 7:30 AM Job Schedule: Part-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Temporary Employee Group/Union Affiliation: United Healthcare Workers - West Job Level: Entry Level Job Category: Patient Care Services (Non RN) Department: Labor & Delivery-General Travel: No Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

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