Operating Room Technician Resume Samples

An Operating Room Technician will take the responsibility of various pre-surgery, post-surgery, and intra -surgery duties within the hospital. Working under the supervision of a registered surgeon or RN, these technicians will carry out various tasks that are listed on the Operating Room Technician Resume and such include – assisting the surgeon by handling all types of instruments and supplies during surgery, sterilizing the needed equipment before surgery, putting gloves and gowns to the surgeons and surgical assistants, checking patients charts, assisting anaesthesiologists, sponging or suctioning the site during operation and applying dressing to patient.

Technicians working in the operating room should be emotionally stable and be able to respond quickly to the surgeon’s need, they should be conscientious and have manual dexterity. Knowledge of health insurance and familiarity with standard procedures and practices in OR is an added benefit. A college degree from an accredited surgical technology program is needed.

 

Operating Room Technician Resume example

Operating Room Technician Resume

Headline : To acquire a position where able to utilize knowledge, dedication, operational management experience, organizational and customer service skills in a service driven environment.

Skills : Medical, Nurse Technician.

Description :

    1. Prepare operating room for surgical procedures using aseptic technique.
    2. Maintain sterility of surgical supplies and instruments before and during procedures.
    3. Assist surgeon with gowning, gloving, and preparing patients.
    4. Anticipate surgeon's needs to maintain optimal progression of surgical procedure.
    5. Stage cases and re-supply operating rooms with sterile supplies and equipment as needed.
    6. Scrubbed all speciality cases including ortho, neuro, vascular, gyn, eyes including retinal, and general surgery.
    7. Surgeon's assistant in a wide variety of surgeries with specialization in urology surgery.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Medical


Sr. Operating Room Technician Resume

Summary : Operating Room Tech is accountable for aseptic technique for self and others as well as assists all members of the surgical team as directed.

Skills : Scrub Tech, Medical Tech.

Description :

    1. Assisted surgeons in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Hand and Ophthalmic Surgery procedures passing instruments, holding retractors, cutting sutures, among other duties.
    2. Wound care, bandaging, cleansing and removal of bandages.
    3. Answered phones and transfer calls to the appropriate staff member.
    4. Pulled surgical cases as per Surgeons preference card.
    5. Reviewed medical charts for upcoming consultations and surgical procedures.
    6. Prepared and sterilized instruments and trays.
    7. Greeted patients, family and staff members.
    8. Assisted in the transportation and positioning of patients, gowned and gloved members of the surgical team.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma


Jr. Operating Room Technician Resume

Objective : Operating room technician has extensive knowledge of surgical instrumentation and operating room procedures possesses excellent preparation listening and communication skills. Ten years of operating room technician experience.

Skills : Taekwondo black belt, Film Editor, Director, Screenwriter, Actor.

Description :

    1. Performed a variety of duties in an Operating Room, which included arranging sterile setups for operations.
    2. Passed equipment to surgeon or surgical assistants.
    3. Counted sponges, needles and other supplies used during an operation.
    4. Positioned patient for operating room procedures.
    5. Moved patients onto wheeled stretchers for delivery to the recovery room upon completion of their operation.
    6. Recorded data and other information on appropriate forms for administrative purposes.
    7. Assisted in cleanup of the operating room following surgery to include disposal of used supplies and sterilization of instruments.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Operating Room Technician III Resume

Objective : Experience working in hospitals as an Operating Room Technician, experience working with people in need as a Home Health Aide and a Care Manager.

Skills : CPR Certified, Nurse Technician.

Description :

    1. Prepared patients and the operating room for surgery and other procedures.
    2. Assisted in numerous pre-operative and post-operative procedures as directed by the doctor/nurse.
    3. Provided assistance to the medical staff in ensuring the sterile field was not compromised.
    4. Communicated with supervisors if problems arose before, during, and after surgery.
    5. Maintained inventory of supplies and instruments used in various procedures.
    6. Sterilized instruments and supplies for various surgery procedures.
    7. Recognized, communicated, and documented pertinent information that dealt with the welfare of the patient.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master Of Arts

Operating Room Technician II Resume

Objective : Operating Room Technician is responsible for performing a variety of duties in the Operating Room to assist the surgical team and to assist the nursing team on the hospital floors.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Customer Service, Sales, Materials Management, Logistics Management, Team Player, Computer Skills, Communication, Reliable.

Description :

    1. Assist in retrieving patients for the hospital floors or form the perioperative area.
    2. Assist in the preparation of patients for surgery.
    3. Assist in the positioning of patients in the operating room on the operating room table for the appropriate procedure.
    4. Effectively communicate with operating room staff the daily needs for the procedures.
    5. Daily be an advocate for the patient in the operating room.
    6. Effectively maintain operating room stock according to pre-established par levels.
    7. Effectively locate and interpret preference cards and pick tickets to order and obtain stock.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Nurse

Operating Room Technician II Resume

Summary : Operating Room Technicians with 11 years of experience working in OR, helping with surgical procedures under the supervision of surgeons, anesthesiologists, nurses and other members of the surgical team.

Skills : Patient Assessment, IV Initiation And Medication Administration, IV Pumps, Foley Catheter, NG Tubes, Chest Tubes.

Description :

    1. Responsible for preparing the operation room prior to the operation and verify the necessary supplies and tools.
    2. Provide equipment to surgeons anticipating the need and physicians' preference during operation procedures.
    3. Locate the contaminated instruments and place them in proper cart system to avoid spread of infection.
    4. Clean and maintain equipment in the operating room using aseptic technique.
    5. Supply gowns to the members of the surgical team.
    6. Responsible for adjusting lights and other machines in the operation room.
    7. Prepare and transport patients for surgery.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associates In Nursing

Operating Room Technician I Resume

Objective : To bring to your organization enthusiasm, responsibility, and influential good work ethic combined with a desire to contribute.

Skills : Microsoft Office Applications.

Description :

    1. Perform various preoperative and postoperative procedures as directed.
    2. Maintain the cleanliness of the operating room and setup sterile fields for surgical procedures.
    3. Receive, clean, decontaminate, sterilize, store, and issue various medical supplies and equipment used during surgical procedures.
    4. Provide technical guidance to subordinates.
    5. Perform operating room scrubs and provide scrub and circulator services as required.
    6. Setup, position, and operate specialized operating room equipment.
    7. Supervise and advise subordinate personnel.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Operating Room Technician I Resume

Objective : To secure a position as a staff Therapist in a comprehensive Health Care System that provides continual training with established standards of practice and performance and opportunities for advancement.

Skills : Program Development, Agile, C++, Operating Systems, Linux, Excel, Word, CAD, Javascript, PHP, MySQL, Python, Vmware, Customer Relations.

Description :

    1. Maintained and tested equipment to ensure its working order.
    2. Ensured sterility, sanitation and usability of instruments before start of the case.
    3. Provided proper supply of body fluids used during operation.
    4. Installed equipment needed in operating room according to instructions.
    5. Assisted in installing and operating equipment during procedures.
    6. Maintained operating room clean and sterilized equipment.
    7. Transported patient to the OR for treatment.
    8. Assisted in positioning the patient while giving anesthesia.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors In Arts

Asst. Operating Room Technician Resume

Objective : To secure a position where dedication and experience would be an asset to a facility which could afford stability and opportunities for advancements.

Skills : Leadership, Effective, Warehouse, Production, Development, Customer Service, Computer Efficiency, Food and Support Services.

Description :

    1. Assume responsibility for setting up and passing instruments, holding retractors, and assisting the surgeon.
    2. Observe and maintain aseptic technique at all times.
    3. Assist in preparing the operating room for procedure, obtaining needed equipment and supplies.
    4. Assist with skin preparation and draping the patient.
    5. Complete required sponge, needle, and instruments count.
    6. Gown and glove members of the surgical team.
    7. Control the location of contaminated instruments and supplies to prevent the spread of infection.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Operating Room Technician Resume

Headline : Arranges and inventories sterile set-up for operation. Performs other duties as assigned. Requires certification and previous experience or training in surgical procedures.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Nurse Tech.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the disposal of used needles.
    2. Maintained inventory of blankets and sheets and requisitioned new supplies when needed.
    3. Ensured all medical equipment that physicians needed was in the room prior to surgery.
    4. Helped surgical team put on sterile gloves and gowns.
    5. Prepared sterile solutions and medications and ensured all surgical equipment is working properly.
    6. Passed instruments and other sterile supplies to surgeons.
    7. Responsible for taking specimens for laboratory analysis.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
A.A.S.