Medical Technician Job Profile and Description

There are different medical fields in which the Medical Technicians are needed. These technician scan be of different types and natures- from surgical technicians to dialysis technicians. They do not just have adequate knowledge in nursing but in other medical areas as well. They play a key role in the medical and surgical field for their services are of great aid to the physicians on the basis of which they carry out complete diagnoses and treatments.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Conducting all kinds technical duties associated with the cardiovascular matters if it is the cardiovascular medical technician who is taking care of these matters.
  • Operating the equipments related to dialysis if he is a dialysis technician.
  • Looking after the emergency department and making sure that the equipments belonging to this department works properly if the person is an Emergency Medical Technician.
  • Performing laboratory testing if he is a Medical Lab Technician.
  • Conducting each and every job that falls under the aegis of a medical technician if he comes with the expertise needed for different types of medical technician’s tasks.

Skills and Specifications

  • Strong verbal and written skills.
  • Adequate knowledge of medical techniques and technology.
  • Responsible person.
  • Eye for details.
  • Ability to deal with different types of laboratory and technical equipments.

Education and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology or any other related field of specialty.
  • Five to ten years experience in related field is an added advantage.