Sterile Processing Technician 2 - Westwood

    UCLA Health
    Los angeles, CA
    Full-time, Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $24.65 - $53.10

    Job Description


    You can make a difference in people's lives every day. When you join UCLA Health, you'll be working at an institution that provides leading-edge care to the people of L.A. and throughout the world. We provide our team members with the environment and support to do amazing work, because each and every one of them plays a vital role in our commitment to care.

    Job Duties


    Under the general direction of the Administrative Nurse and the MSO, serve as an Instrument Technician within the Surgical Supply division of the Stein Eye Institute Operating Room. Ability to process surgical instrumentation in a decontamination setting and sterilization of instrument trays, which are necessary to provide continuous service for all surgical procedure rooms. Operate steam, Sterrad, Autoclaves, sonic equipment, aerator, and heat sealers. Store, date and rotate supplies according to JCAHO policies

    UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

    Job Qualifications


    Working knowledge of aseptic technique, sterile fields and the principles of an Operating Room decontamination required. Prefer demonstrated skills in proper maintenance and cleaning of instrumentation. Correct use of autoclaves and various decontamination equipment. Working knowledge of bacteriology and medical terminology beneficial. Oral and written skills to collect and relay information accurately. Interpersonal skills to establish and maintain cooperative working relationship with all staff. Skill in performing calmly during emergent and /or stressful situations by taking an appropriate action. Skill in working as part of a team. Ability in the correct usage of proper English grammar and vocabulary to supervise, orient and train team members. Ability to handle carts and ability to stand for long periods of time.

    Posting ID: 552775389Posted: 2020-05-21