Surgical Assistant 1
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Surgical Assistant 1
LASIK MD is a national provider of laser vision correction, with over 30 clinics across Canada and 2 clinics in the United States. We have grown to be the leading laser vision correction provider in Canada, all because of people like you! For your experience and enthusiasm, we offer excellent career growth opportunities, a competitive salary, fair benefits and many other great incentives. If you are motivated by the opportunity to change people's lives by offering an amazing service and the chance of building your career with a leading, highly engaged and dynamic company, then what are you waiting for? Join our team!
LASIK MD’s mission:
We give people freedom from eyeglasses and contact lenses using the most advanced technology, at an affordable price. We provide excellent personalized care and a memorable experience.
You can be part of this life-changing process!
Your mission as a Surgical Assistant 1
The mission of the Surgical Assistant 1(SA1) at LASIK MD is to ensure that the OR runs smoothly and assist the Ophthalmologist in LASIK MD procedures. Tasks must be done with efficiency, complete accuracy, and with the utmost quality.
Thoroughly prep the OR for surgery-sterilize instruments, set up tools needed, etc. Account for all used materials.
Calibrate lasers and run tests regularly
Assist the ophthalmologist during procedures (pass tools, prep patient, etc.)
Reassure patient during the procedure as needed
Complete reports and verify inventory on a daily, weekly and monthly basis
Excellent verbal communication skills are needed in English and French, must be receptive to feedback
Must work efficiently and execute tasks quickly, while managing personal stress and keeping calm at all times
Must have an eye for detail and good judgment skills, and always be alert
Must be organized and able to prioritize
Must be able to work autonomously and also collaboratively
Experience with and ability to learn computer software, including MS office
Comfortable standing for several hours at a time
Interest in health services field and comfortable with medical procedures and close contact with others
Experience in doctor’s office or other medical administrative experience would be an asset
Experience working in customer service and/or client care
A competitive compensation equivalent to $14.00 and performance bonus is offered and this includes fringe benefits.
Candidates must be available to work Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, during the day (24 hours per week). The selected candidate may also be cross-trained in other clinical positions. A full training is given to all new hires.
We thank all candidates for their interest; however only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls will be accepted regarding this position.
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