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SPD Technician (travel) - Central Sterile - Full Time Variable

Department:  CENTRAL STERILE - SLMHC

Job Details

Req Id    70901 
Department    CENTRAL STERILE - SLMHC 
Shift   Variable
Shift Hours Worked    10.00 
FTE    1.066667 
Work Schedule    GENERAL UNION 05 
Employee Status    A1 - Full-Time 
Union  CWA FSL SERVICE AND MAINTENANCE

Job Summary

Performs various duties in the Sterile Processing Department which aid in the decontamination and sterilization of all necessary supplies

Knows all surgical instrumentation and understands management of the Clean Core system which includes the case cart system and understanding of procedures in order to select surgeon’s preference cards; control and distribution of patient equipment.

Core Job Responsibilities

  • Insures proper operation of autoclave units prior to use on a daily basis.
  • Runs biological and chemical tests as appropriate. 
  • Processes all contaminated instruments, supplies and equipment.
  • Maintains appropriate spore testing on routine basis.
  • Assists with processing department supply charges. 
  • Works closely with Central Sterile Supervisor.
  • Applies aseptic techniques in daily work assignments. 
  • Monitors PM dates on all equipment needing this service. 
  • Responsible for printing doctor preference sheets making sure correct procedure code has been used.

Education/Experience Requirements

Required:  High school or equivalent

Preferred: 

  • Manual dexterity helpful
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Some computer knowledge

Licensure/Certification Requirements

Required:
Preferred: 

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.


Nearest Major Market: Utica