AHMC Healthcare

Sterile Processing Tech I

Posted Date 3 months ago(1/13/2020 7:45 PM)
Location : Location
US-CA-San Gabriel

Overview

This position is responsible for the decontamination preparation and sterilization of instruments for all areas of the hospital.

 

·         Decontaminates, cleans assembles and sterilizes simple to moderately complex instrument trays.

·         Operates all equipment in the processing area, including steam sterilizer, tunnel washer and heat sealer in a

          safe manner.

·         Prepares trays, packs, linen, instruments and other special items for steam sterilization.

·         Assists in the maintenance of departmental records.

·         Maintains accurate sterilization and biological indicator records.

·         Keeps accurate control records of equipment and instruments issued to all patient care areas and of their

          return.

·         Demonstrates skill in inspecting, assembling and wrapping instrument trays. Checks for contamination, tears,

          holes and moisture in wrapped trays.

·         After each load, checks the sterilizer recording charts for proper function of sterilizer temperatures, pressure

          and time cycles. Initials each load run. Reports any malfunction to the coordinator.

·         Receives shift report daily.

·         Attends meetings as required and actively participates in assignments in an effective manner.

·         Demonstrates ability to organize time, prioritize activities and solve problems.

·         Maintains cart and stock areas in a clean and orderly fashion.

·         Maintains security of supplies by ensuring doors are locked and closed at all times and reporting

          any unauthorized personnel to security.

Qualifications

  • High school graduate or equivalent required.
  • Central Service Technician Certification within 6 (six) months of hire.
  • Bilingual in Spanish (preferred).

Facility

San Gabriel Valley Medical Center

Req ID

req5954

Shift

Variable

Category

Surgical Services

Position Type

PerDiem

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