Children's Hospital Boston Vestibular Lab Technician in Boston, Massachusetts
58298BRTitle:Vestibular Lab TechnicianDepartment:Otolaryngology & Communication EnhancementAutoReqId:58298BRStatus:Full-TimeStandard Hours per Week:40 Job Category:ClinicalJob Posting Description: At Boston Children’s Hospital, the quality of our care – and our inclusive hospital working environment – lies in the diversity of our people. With patients from local communities and 160 countries around the world, we’re committed to reflecting the spectrum of their cultures, while opening doors of opportunity for our team. Here, different talents pursue common goals. Voices are heard and ideas are shared. Join us, and discover how your unique contributions can change lives. Yours included.
The Vestibular Lab Technician will be responsible for:
Providing clinical assistance during balance and vestibular evaluations. Preparing patients and their families for testing.
Initiating the technical component of vestibular evaluation per Boston Children's Hospital protocol under the supervision of the Clinical Director of Vestibular Lab.
Performing daily check-ups/calibrations of the vestibular equipment. Troubleshoots vestibular devices under the supervision of the Clinical Director of Vestibular Lab.
Maintains organization and records of vestibular equipment. Maintains organization of clinical equipment and toys, clinical and research files and records.
Entering data into databases and extracts data as needed.
May perform vestibular evaluation with limited supervision after training and being certified.
To qualify, you must have:
An associate’s or bachelor’s degree in healthcare related majors, such as Biology, Psychology or Communication Science and Disorders.
Sufficient computer skills in operating vestibular equipment.
Previous good customer service skills.
Basic skills and judgment to take the appropriate action in circumstances or situations.
The ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
Pediatric work experience is preferred.
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a flexible schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Office/Site Location:WalthamRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular