Senior Sterile Processing Tech

Greenville Health System Greenville , SC 29617

Posted 3 weeks ago

Job Class

NURSING RELATED

FLSA

Non-Exempt

Job Summary

Receives, documents, packages, sterilizes, stores and or issues instruments equipment and supplies for patient care. May serve as departmental charge person in the absence of management. Understands and interprets policies and procedures to achieve quality products.

Supervisory/Management Responsibilities

This is a non-management job that will report to a supervisor, manager, director or executive.

Minimum Education

Job related course work beyond high school

  • Graduation from an accredited Central Sterile Processing Education Program.

Minimum Experience

No previous experience

Required Certifications/Registrations/Licenses

STERILE PROCESSOR - CERTIFIED - NCSP

Specific Acceptable Credentials (if applicable)

Certification from a Sterile Processing certification agency such as IAHCSMM or CBSPD. (Lawson Code NCSP)

In lieu of the Above Minimum Requirements

In lieu of the education requirement only, will accept High School diploma or equivalent and 1 year experience in either Sterile Processing or Surgical Technology.

Other Required Experience

Experience with Sterrad, Steam and ETO sterilization. Knowledge of Decontamination, Assembly, Packaging and Sterilization Procedures.

  • Required

Ability to identify various Surgical Instrumentation

  • Required

Team Leader or Supervisory Skills

  • Preferred

As of Jan 2002, any GHS employees working as a Sr. Sterile Processing Tech (Sr. SPT) who were Lead Processing Tech's at GHS prior to Nov 1998, are grandfathered into the Sr. SPT role without certification required. All newly hired or promoted Sr. SPT employees after Jan 2002 are required to meet the minimum qualifications of the role.

  • Required

As of Jan 2002, any GHS employee working in a sterile processing role is grandfathered from the High School diploma or GED requirement of this job as long as they maintain the appropriate Sterile Processing Certifications required above.

  • Required

Position Posting Category

Clinical Professional/Technical


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Senior Sterile Processing Tech

Greenville Health System