TitleTissue Placement Technician (Seattle)
Department NameClinical Operations
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.
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.