Maintain anaesthetic machinery


Check and maintain anaesthetic and life support machines to ensure full functionality in the operating room during the procedures.

Alternative labels

service anaesthetic machinery
maintain full functionality of anaesthetic machinery
look after anaesthetic machinery
maintain anaesthetic machines

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Maintain anaesthetic machinery is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Anaesthetic technician: Anaesthetic technicians assist specialised doctors in anaesthetics. They prepare operating theatres and other specialised clinics for anaesthetic procedures, prepare the equipment needed for anaesthesia, and assist with inducing and maintaining adequate anaesthesia and post-anaesthesia procedures. They do so under supervision, following the orders of the doctor of medicine.

Optional skill

Maintain anaesthetic machinery is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Maintain anaesthetic machinery – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022