Sterile Processing Technician

GENERAL PURPOSE – The primary purpose of a Sterile Processing Technician to decontaminate, disinfect and/or sterilize surgical instruments, trays and packs, reusable medical devices and patient care equipment according to established standards and procedures. The Sterile Processing Technician understands microbiology and infection control standards. We are willing to do on the job training for the right candidate.

Candidate needs to pass criminal background check and drug screen.

Essential Functions

  • Knowledge of surgical equipment
  • Knowledge and operation of sterile processing equipment (washers, ultrasonic, and sterilizers)
  • Documents and maintain accurate legal sterilizations records
  • Knowledge of proper steps required to clean contaminated patient care equipment
  • Inspect, assemble, and test instrumentation for proper functioning
  • Perform simple maintenance on equipment (i.e. Clean filters and drains)

Minimum Requirements

  • Physical demand: turning, bending, squatting, kneeling, and the ability to lift up to 50 pounds and standing (80-90% of the day).
  • Certification required within a year of hire
  • Ability to work effectively within role independently and with other team members
  • Ability to organize and complete work in a timely manner
  • Basic computer knowledge including but not limited Microsoft office and basic internet navigation
  • Ability to work varied shifts and rotating weekends

COVID-19 Considerations

  • Must be vaccinated against COVID-19 or apply for a religious or medical exemption.

Patients having procedures are tested for COVID-19 prior to their procedure. All staff and patient visitors are screened prior to entering our facility.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $40,700.00 – $76,500.00 per year Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance Medical specialties:
  • Surgery

Work Location: In person