Sterilization Tech - Surgical Services
Job Summary: Assumes responsibility for decontamination, cleaning, processing, and sterilization of supplies, instrumentation and equipment dispensed to all surgical locations and other house-wide areas.
Minimum Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent. Sterile Processing Certification within one year of hire.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Sterile Processing Certification, preferred. One (1) year experience in sterile processing, preferred. Knowledge of Operating Room materials preferred. Basic working knowledge of computers. Skilled in instrument decontamination, processing and assembly. A thorough knowledge of medical terminology and nomenclature of sterilization procedures and techniques.
Working Conditions: Potentially exposed to infectious diseases.
Physical Requirements: Constantly talk/hear. Frequently stand, sit, walk, reach, push/pull, see/visual acuity, handle/grasp/feel, bend/twist, stoop/kneel/crouch, lift/carry 50+ lbs.