Sterile Processing Tech

    Mercy Health
    Toledo, OH
    Similar jobs pay $23.81 - $30.43

    Job Description

    RequisitionR033427MarketToledo, OHDepartmentCentral Sterile - St. Anne - Central SterileShiftDaysScheduleFull-time

    Thank you for considering a career at Mercy Health

    Under close supervision of a Registered Nurse, and according to established policies and procedures, performs various service duties and routine technical tasks in the surgery department, such as basic knowledge of sterile techniques, surgical instruments, and surgical equipment. Maintains surgical areas and hallways in a clean and orderly condition.

    High school graduate or equivalent. Must have successfully completed a Central Service Technician training course and be certified by Certification Board of Sterile Processing & Distribution (CBSPD) or International Association of Healthcare Central Services Material Management (IAHCSMM); or have five years of hands on experience in the decontamination, wrap and sterilization area of processing.

    Three years experience in Central Service or equivalent combination of education and experience, including training and aseptic techniques.

    A relatively high level of analytical skills for established sterilization and aseptic procedures is required to interpret and problem solve.

    Ability to learn workings and care of equipment and varied products processed and stored in department.

    Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers and all hospital personnel.

    Ability to perform mathematical computation necessary for pricing and maintaining inventory control records.

    Ability to coordinate work of others and teach new procedures.

    Ability to perform daily quality control checks on all work performed in department. Must take active part in department and hospital quality assessment and improvement activities.

    Ability to maintain confidentiality.

    Must be certified or willing to take the certification course within one year of accepting job.

    Orientation to provide understanding of existing hospital and departmental policies and procedures, as well as the values and requirements of the facility.

    MercyHealth is an equal opportunity employer.

    We'll also reward your hard work with:
    • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
    • Prescription drug coverage
    • Flexible spending accounts
    • Life insurance w/AD&D
    • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
    • Paid time off
    • Educational Assistance
    • And much more
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    Central Sterile - St. Anne - Central Sterile

    All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you'd like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health - Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours - Ashland, Kentucky, which is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team

    Posting ID: 552791300Posted: 2020-05-21