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Job Title:
Endo Aide

Posted Date:
9/1/2020
Closing Date:
9/25/2020
Functional Discipline:
Surgical Program

Job Description

CUPE



LAKERIDGE HEALTH

ENDO AIDE
CORPORATE STERILE PROCESSING DEPARTMENT
SURGICAL PROGRAM
REGULAR PART TIME
4 & 8 hour; Days/Evenings/Weekend shifts (Subject to change)
Lakeridge Health Bowmanville
SALARY: $24.22 to $25.32 per hour

CUPE-2000001769


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The sterile processing Endoscopy Aide is responsible for the reprocessing, high level disinfection and storage of all flexible endoscopes. The successful candidate will follow the recommended practices of the CSGNA and the CSA. You will be responsible for monitoring biological tests required for Quality Control; maintaining the endoscope leasing program; monitoring and recording all information concerning the equipment; and terminal cleaning of endoscopy equipment at the end of your shift. Other duties as assigned.

NOTE: Personal Protective Equipment must be worn while performing the duties of an SPD Endoscopy Technician.

QUALIFICATIONS:
* Successful completion of a recognized Central Service Techniques Course or CSAO course;
* Previous experience in a CS/SPD field including in-depth knowledge of cleaning, inspecting, testing and processing of flexible scopes;
* Demonstrated knowledge of infection control procedures;
* Demonstrated ability to learn quickly, be precise and proficient, retain what has been taught and be decisive;
* Demonstrated ability to work independently with minimal supervision;
* Proven to have excellent written and verbal communication skills and interpersonal skills;
* Proven to have excellent organizational, time-management and prioritization abilities;
* Proven ability to perform constant lifting, continuous pushing, unremitted pulling and steering of carts, walking/standing approximately 90% of the shift;
* Proven current knowledge of Meditech and inventory systems, preferred;
* Previous experience within a hospital setting preferred;
* Knowledge of medical terminology, an asset;
* Must have a satisfactory performance record;
* Demonstrated commitment to our core values of Inclusion, Compassion, Innovation, Teamwork and Joy;
* Demonstrated understanding of and commitment to Lakeridge Health's comprehensive safety programs and practices including staff, patient and environment safety and participation in regular in-service in this area; and
* Proven good attendance record with capability of maintaining this same standard;



CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:

The terms and conditions of employment are in accordance with the Collective Agreement between the Hospital and C.U.P.E Local 6364.

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the recruitment and assessment process in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

At Lakeridge Health we value inclusion and diversity. We are committed to fostering a culture that is respectful, inclusive and accessible and to employing a workforce that is representative of the diverse community we provide services to. As an equal opportunity employer we welcome applications from all qualified applicants.