Under the general supervision of the Team Leader and Director of Surgical Services, is responsible for receiving soiled, used and/or contaminated instruments, equipment and supplies. The Sterile Processing Technician disassembles, inspects, cleans and sorts contaminated instrumentation and equipment, as well as to reassemble and prepare instrumentation kits, and other equipment and supplies or distribution.
Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent
Experience: Effectively organize work and set priorities; Positive attitude; Applicable knowledge related to safe work conditions; Works effectively within the healthcare team.
Licensure: Certification by the Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution (CBSPD or International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materiel Management (IAHCSMM) or similar accredited agency, within 18 months of hire if no experience. If experienced, certification will be expected within one year of hire.