The Sterile Processing Tech is responsible for the mechanical operation of all sterilizers, cleaning, and reprocessing of surgical instruments and equipment. Coordinates and pulls the proper instruments and sterile equipment for each case scheduled in surgery. Cleans and reprocesses all instruments ...
High school diploma or equivalent required
2 years experience preferred
Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST) certification, Certified Instrument Specialist (CIS) certification, or alike preferred
Skills, Knowledge, and Competencies
Communication skills - able to communicate in a clear, articulate, and professional manner on a daily basis to solve problems as these arise
Interpersonal and Customer Relations skills able to maintain a professional and courteous attitude with employees and third party individuals at all times.
Planning/Organizational skills - able to prioritize work activities, use time efficiently and work through projects in a self-motivated manner.
Adaptability able to adapt to rapid changes in the work environment, manage competing demands and able to deal with frequent change, delays or unexpected events.
Problem-solving skills able to identify and resolve problems in a timely manner; gather and analyze information skillfully; able to apply independent judgment on a regular basis in making decisions.
Time Management skills able to use time effectively in an unsupervised fashion, pursuing other activities when regular duties have reduced in volume; able to complete projects in a timely manner. Will work with occasional supervision over repetitive tasks. New duties or project type tasks may receive strict or direct supervision, depending upon the nature of the task(s).
Computer skills- able to use word processing, spreadsheet, and marketing software.