TitleTissue Placement Technician
LocationSeattle
Department NameClinical Operations
Description
This is a SightLife Surgical Position

Primary Purpose:
Responsible for performing daily tissue distribution tasks in a manner that maintains and improves distribution relationships with local, national, and international surgeons and eye banks.
 
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Perform all daily routine aspects of tissue distribution logistics and delivery.
  • Provide excellent customer service to surgeons and surgical staff.
  • Ensure donor corneas are distributed in an efficient and accurate manner.
  • Perform specular microscopy evaluation of donor corneas.
  • Perform tasks related to import and export of tissue for international contacts.
  • Accurately enter surgery related information into appropriate database(s).
  • Deliver local tissue when needed.
  • Perform monthly audits of stock tissue and devices.
  • Perform other projects and duties as assigned.
 
Qualifications:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
 
Required Skills/Knowledge/Abilities:
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills with the ability to interact effectively with all SightLife staff.
  • In all daily activities, strive to support the Mission, Vision, and Values of SightLife.
  • A personal commitment to organ and tissue donation required.
  • Must be able to work long hours, nights, and weekends when needed.
  • Qualified applicants must be 21 years of age or older, have a valid driver's license, and be eligible to meet our company driving standards. 
 
Education and/or Equivalent Experience:
  • High School or equivalent.
  • Bachelor’s in related field or 3 years experience in Ophthalmology related position preferred.