Kaiser Permanente Obstetrics Technician - Grade 265 in Modesto, California

Working under the direction of the Registered Nurse, the Obstetrics Technician assists the professional nursing staff in the Labor and Delivery Unit by performing non-nursing functions.

Essential Functions:

  • Checks labor and delivery rooms for adequate and well-functioning equipment and supplies

  • Tracks preventative maintenance on equipment and expiration dates of supplies

  • Sets up emergency equipment

  • Welcomes patients to the unit and escorts them to the appropriate room

  • Obtains Kaiser Card and photo ID from patient

  • Makes temporary patient ID bracelet

  • Transports patients to delivery room, Cesarean delivery room, ultrasound or post partum, when indicated

  • Checks testing schedule and pulls chart

  • Insures proper and adequate supply of packs

  • Sets up sterile delivery table and baby unit for delivery

  • Opens packs and sets-up for Cesarean delivery

  • Scrubs for c-sections

  • Assists RN when patient is in the recovery room, delivery room and Cesarean delivery room

  • Files monitor strips in envelopes

  • Washes instruments and places on central supply cart for sterilizing

    • Transports specimens to lab
  • Keeps utility room and supply rooms neat and well organized

    • Answers lights and telephone

    • Performs other related duties as necessary

  • This job has no supervisory responsibilities

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of six (6) months of acute hospital experience required or scrub technician certificate

  • High School Diploma/GED

  • BLS certification

  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos

  • Ability to write simple correspondence

  • Basic computer skills

  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization

  • Must be willing to work in a Labor Management Partnership environment

  • Refer to position specifications outlined in the appropriate collective bargaining agreement


TITLE: Obstetrics Technician - Grade 265

LOCATION: Modesto, California


External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.