Unit Tech - Surgery

  • Location: Knoxville, TN
  • Posted: Oct 14, 2019

Job Description

Accurately performs tasks involving specific nursing care for patients delegated by and performed under the direction of a Registered Professional Nurse. Acts as a receptionist/secretary and is responsible for the smooth and efficient performance of clerical activities on an assigned nursing unit during a designated shift.


Minimum Education
High school diploma or GED required.

Minimum Work Experience
Nursing Assistant and/or 6 months experience or training required.

Required Licenses/Certifications for position
BLS required within 90 days of hire and required to be maintained throughout employment.
NAHUC Certification encouraged.

Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Effective communication skills required.
Strong computer skills required.

Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
Heavy lifting, pushing and pulling is required up to 50 lbs occasionally, 20-30 lbs frequently and 10 lbs constantly to move objects of up to 150 lbs. Sudden emergency situations have the potential for exposure to lifting or moving of up to 150 lbs. Frequent bending, walking, sitting, squatting, reaching and standing are required. Keyboard/computer use and/or repetitive motions may be required.

Employment Type

  • Part-Time

East Tennessee Children's Hospital

2018 W. Clinch Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37916

Opened: 1937

Phone: (865) 541-8000

Fax: (865) 541-8757

Web: http://www.etch.com