Performs all aspects of Sterile Processing including decontamination, inspection, packaging/prep, and sterilization of instruments and equipment in accordance with AAMI and AORN standards.
Decontaminates instruments and equipment according to established policies and procedures in accordance with manufacturer's recommendations.
Operates mechanical equipment to decontaminate instruments, equipment and other items as required.
Uses manual method to decontaminate instruments, equipment and other items as required.
Inspects instruments and other components for cleanliness and proper functioning prior to wrapping.
Assembles trays and packs according to specifications and established procedures for designated areas.
Incubates and monitors biologicals according to established procedures.
Assures incubation documentation is complete and accurate; Initiates appropriate procedure for recall if positive biological is observed.
High School Diploma or GED required
One year experience in Sterile Processing Department
Medical/Dental assistant experience with sterile technique training preferred
Sterile Processing Technician Certification required
Schedule: This is a full-time position (40 hours/week) and will include at least one weekend per month as well as at least two holidays per year. This is subject to change.
Shift: 6:00a-2:30p & 3:00p-11:30p
SKILLS AND CERTIFICATIONS [note: bold skills and certification are required]
Sterile Processing Certification
Security Clearance Required: No
Visa Candidate Considered: No
Full-time Benefits - Full
Relocation Assistance Available - No
Commission Compensation - No
Bonus Eligible - No
Overtime Eligible - No
Interview Travel Reimbursed - No
1+ to 2 years experience
Seniority Level - Associate
Management Experience Required - No
Minimum Education - Certification
Willingness to Travel - Never
Is the candidate certified in Sterile Processing?
Does the candidate have 1 or more years of experience within a hospital setting?
We are looking for a certified candidate with at least 1 or more years of Sterile Processing experience within a hospital environment.
Packaging And Labeling