Performs and participates in decontamination cleaning assembling
packaging scanning sterilization storage and distribution of
reusable surgical instrumentation and equipment.
- Prepares and assembles surgical trays and equipment following
established tray listings for issue storage or further processing
(such as sterilization).
- Monitors reads documents and interprets all parameters for all
types of sterilizers to ensure proper function (ETO Steam Steris
- Cleans and decontaminates reusable equipment instruments and
supplies manually and mechanically (Hand Washing Washer/Sterilizer
Ultrasonic Cleaner Scope Washer Cart Washer).
- Distributes all sterile and non-sterile supplies and medical
equipment upon request or through case cart requisitions.
- Operates the departmental bar code system to maintain records
for surgical trays and instruments received processed and
distributed (SPM Tracking System).
- In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may
Position Compensation Range: $14.00 - $19.59 Hourly
Education: High School Graduate or Equivalent.
Experience: 1 year or relevant experience preferred
Licensure: : Certification as CRCST (Certified Registered
Central Sterile Technician) through IAHCSMM OR certification as
CSPDT (Certified Sterile Processing and Distribution Technician)
through CBSPD required within 12 months of hire. For team members
hired prior to February 1, 2019, certification as CRCST (Certified
Registered Central Sterile Technician) through IAHCSMM OR
certification as CSPDT (Certified Sterile Processing and
Distribution Technician) through CBSPD is required by January 31,
Job requires sitting/standing for prolonged periods, frequently
bending/stooping/traveling and reaching (overhead, extensive,
repetitive). Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills;
Attention to detail and ability to write legibly; Ability to
lift/push/pull 25-50lbs. Working in environment with fumes,
chemicals, vibrations, heat, noise, blood/body fluids and
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