Kettering Medical Center STERILE PROCESSING TECHNICIAN - KETTERING MEDICAL CENTER in Kettering, Ohio

Description

KETTERING MEDICAL CENTER – STERILE PROCESSING DEPARTMENT

Kettering Medical Center’s Sterile Processing Department supports the hospital’s Operating Room, Cath Lab, Specialty Surgery, and OB in the decontamination, inspection, assembly, packaging, sterilization, and distribution or surgical instrumentation, equipment, and supplies. As a best place to work, Kettering Medical Center was recently recognized by Truven Health as one of the Top 100 Hospitals in the nations.

JOB DETAILS

The Sterile Processing Technician is responsible for:

  • The decontamination, inspection, maintenance, assembly, packaging, sterilization, and distribution of surgical instrumentation, equipment, and supplies to nursing departments
  • Showing knowledge of operation, and proper handling, of all simple and complex equipment within the department
  • Showing knowledge of general instrumentation, and evolve to having competence with complex instrumentation
  • The ability to receive instruction, feedback, and directives
  • Proficiently utilizing information under a high level of pressure to perform and appropriately prioritizing daily tasks
  • Maintaining professional image and behavior towards patients, visitors, physicians, and other employees to create a positive impression consistent with professional etiquette
  • Adherence to the Kettering Health Network mission, vision, values, and standards of behavior

Requirements

REQUIREMENTS

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Certification through IASCHAMA or CBSPD – may be obtained within one year of hire
  • One year of sterile processing or sterilization experience preferred
  • Knowledge of hospital setting, infection control, and medical terminology preferred
  • Computer skills preferred

Requisition Number: 16-7505

Title: STERILE PROCESSING TECHNICIAN - KETTERING MEDICAL CENTER

Department: STERILE PROCESSING - 391010

Location: Kettering Medical Center

City: Kettering

State: OH

Shift: Varies

Job Status: Resource/Pool

Temporary: No

Hours per Bi-Weekly Pay Period: 0