Transports soiled equipment and performs decontamination and disinfection functions utilizing automated equipment and manual cleaning. (30%)
Appropriately operates sterilizers in a manner consistent with regulatory requirements and manufacturer's recommendations. (30%)
Inspects, audits, and assembles surgical instrument sets and medical devices utilized in the Operating Room and other patient care areas of the hospital. Assembles surgical case carts accurately and efficiently. (30%)
Processes requests for patient care equipment received via computerized system and by telephone. (5%)
May contact outside vendors for delivery of rental patient care equipment. (5%)
Performs other duties as assigned or required.
High School diploma or equivalent required
Willing to pursue a CRCST certificate after one year of experience
Enrollment in a surgical tech/sterile processing program preferred.
CRCST eligible or CRCST preferred.
Sterile processing or six months experience in a hospital setting preferred.
Internal Number: J147677
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