Certified Hyperbaric Technician (CHT/CHS) - UTMB Health Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine Clinic (DICKINSON, TX)

Dickinson, TX 77539
Post Date:
January 11, 2022
Job Status:

Certified Hyperbaric Technician (CHT/CHS) - UTMB Health Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine Clinic (DICKINSON, TX)

JOB DESCRIPTION:Under the direction of the Nurse Manager of the Wound Care and Hyperbaric Department, the Hyperbaric Technician:

  • Administers hyperbaric oxygen therapy to patients as prescribed by the Hyperbaric Providers

  • Provides Safe delivery of hyperbaric oxygen therapy to patients in accordance with established policies and guidelines

  • Responsible to operate and maintain Hyperbaric chambers and related equipment as per manufacturing recommendations

  • Maintains daily, monthly, quarterly and annually logs as recommended by the manufacturing and facility policies and procedures

  • Serves as a Safety Officer for the department based on completion of the approved safety director course

  • Serves as the point person for assessment of materials that are appropriate for the use in and around hyperbaric chambers.


  • High School diploma or general education degree (GED).

  • Completed the approved Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS, National Board of Diving and Hyperbaric Medical Technology (NBDHMT), Department of Defense or American College of hyperbaric medicine introductory course pre/post hire

  • Maintains current certification as a certified hyperbaric technician (CHT) or certified hyperbaric specialist (CHS). Interim status may be appropriate untilCHT or CHS certificationis obtained

  • Maintains current basic life support (BLS) certification, Infection Control, clinic and safety competencies as required by the institution

  • Completes initially and annually skill check lists as required by the facility

SALARY RANGE:$20.62- $30.92/hr, commensurate with experience.

Equal Employment Opportunity

UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

ected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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