The Beauty Technician performs a variety of clinical and administrative tasks to support the Dermatology team. He / She captures medical history, measures vital signs, prepares patients for check- up and helps doctors during examination / treatments;
performs and assists in procedures such as chemical peels, microdermabrasion and therapeutic facials under the supervision of the Dermatologist.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Operational Duties
Prepares examination / treatment rooms for Dermatologists’ use; ensures availability and maintenance of appropriate supplies, equipment, and instruments.
Maintains examination / treatment rooms in neat and orderly manner. Sterilizes equipment and supplies, using disinfectants or autoclave, as required, as per established procedures.
Assists as needed and / or instructs patient in preparation for physician’s examination or specific treatment.
Assists physicians with examination by anticipating needs for instruments and supplies
Performs routine and special procedures within skill level / certification per physician’s order i.e., Facial rejuvenation, Laser hair removal, etc.
Cooperates in all medical procedures with the Dermatologist; facial / skin cleansing, skin massage and rejuvenation procedures;
skin resurfacing and dermabrasion by other relative machines.
Notifies the concerned Biomedical Department regarding maintenance of machines / equipment and work place, when required.
Maintains confidentiality of patient information
Greets all patients equally in a professional manner, exhibits friendliness, concern and courtesy.
Reacts in a positive manner to patient concerns; remains calm and displays empathy.
Answers phone promptly and addresses to patient’s needs.
Performs relative administrative tasks; updates records, answers calls, schedules appointments etc.
Operates computer, fax machine, telephone system, and copier efficiently and performs numerous other clerical and technical duties, in accordance with current procedures.
Other procedures as instructed by the Clinical Director- Dermatology.
Diploma in Skin Care & Cosmetology, Graduate preferred with relevant Certificate for completion of associate's degree program in Medical Assisting (programs with International Cosmetic companies).
Experience : Not Less than 5 years’ experience preferable in hospitals or institutions with an academic approach to cosmetic medicine Licensing : Valid License from Ministry of Health to work as a Dermatology Technician.
Other Skills Technical skills : Demonstrate knowledge of Facial rejuvenation and Laser hair removal Administrative Skills : Prioritization skills, Patience, Dexterity and a Team Player Soft Skills :
Good Communication and Inter-Personal skills
Language Skills : Good in written and spoken English, Arabic is an advantage Computer Skills : MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) and Internet WORKING CONDITIONS
Works primarily in an air conditioned, well-lighted and comfortable health care facility, while also exposed to infections and close contact with the patients.