Anesthetic Assistant

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Operating Room


Min. 2 Weeks


Operating Room


Min. 2 Weeks

About this Role

The Anesthetic Assistant assists anesthesia staff in providing anesthetic care. This role involves facilitating an accurate inventory of anesthetic related materials, and maintaining anesthetic equipment in conjunction with the Biomedical Technicians.

You may also reorder anesthetic supplies to keep the Operating Room sufficiently stocked.

What You Will Contribute

• Set up the anesthetic machine prior to beginning of the day

• Test anesthetic equipment

• Assist the Anesthesia Provider as needed

• Maintain a safe environment for the patient

• Excellent organizational skills

For This Role, You Will Need

• Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist, Nurse Anesthetist

• Registered Nurse with relevant Anesthesia Assistant experience

• Registered Operating Department Practitioner or equivalent Anesthetic Assistant qualification

• Written and verbal fluency in English

• Knowledge of Operating Room procedures, standards and equipment, including the specifics to Anesthetics

• Flexibility and sensitivity to language and cultural diversity

Full job description available upon request.