The job of OT Technician is maintenance of theater; preparation, sterilization and provision of OT instruments for surgical procedures; maintenance of OT equipment; assistance to surgeon, anesthetist and OT nurse during surgical procedures. Upon completion they will be able to:
Know aseptic techniques including tasks and responsibilities of the Central Sterile Department and carry out sterile processing, including:
SOPs for asepsis, soiled item transportation, decontamination, sterilization, care of all surgical instruments, packaging processes, “flash sterilization”, different types of sterilization methods
Choose and handle the right instrument for the specific procedure to be done
Prepare trolleys for various operations and ensure that all the instruments likely to be needed for the particular operation are available on the trolleys as per check list
Ensure that equipment / instruments are regularly checked for accuracy and any faults are reported
Render necessary help in operation as required by the surgeon, anesthetist and OT
Minimum Qualification: Matric with Science (Physics, Chemistry & Biology) – 2nd Division (unadjusted) and combined total of science subjects not less than 45%.
Age: Maximum 35 years on the last date of applying for admission (both for Government/ Private candidate.