Instrument Technician

    Mayo Clinic
    Phoenix, AZ
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    Position description

    Responsible for performing delegated activities to support the operating room team in the care of the surgical patient as well as procedural areas within the hospital. Duties are performed under the supervision of the Central Service Team Leaders and Central Service Supervisor and in collaboration with the operating room team. Responsibilities include: Decontamination, assembly, inspection, packaging, sterilization, storage and distribution a of reusable instruments and equipment for surgical and other procedures. Cleaning, packaging and re-processing of re-usable surgical equipment, instrumentation and scopes per manufacturer's guidelines. Maintaining inventory and storage of processed supplies. Meeting the needs of the surgical team through support of activities in the sterile core.


    High school diploma or GED required.
    A minimum of one year of instrumentation experience OR successful completion of a vocational program for Central Service with Central Service Technician certification.

    Additional qualifications

    Successful completion of a vocational program for Central Service is preferred.
    One year of instrumentation experience in a hospital setting preferred.
    Basic computer knowledge. Good interpersonal skills.
    Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships and the ability to receive and give constructive feedback.
    Good verbal and written communication skills, being concise by phone and in person.

    Internal applicants are required to attach their three most recent performance appraisals.

    License or certification

    Central Service Technician certification is required within one year of hire.

    Exemption status


    Compensation Detail

    Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $16.49 per hour.

    Benefits eligible



    Full Time

    Hours / Pay period


    Schedule details

    Monday through Friday: 6:00AM until 2:30PM with Weekend and Holiday Rotations.

    Weekend schedule

    Monday through Friday: 6:00AM until 2:30PM with Weekend and Holiday Rotations.

    Site description

    Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

    With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

    Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.


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    Karen Teetzel

    Equal opportunity employer

    As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.

    Posting ID: 552619920Posted: 2020-05-27