Jun 21, 2022

Central Sterile Technician I / Central Sterile Supply / Full-time (40 hours per week) / Evening Shift

  • Grady Health System
  • Atlanta, GA, USA

Job Description

Grady Health System offers many career paths for experienced professionals. Whether you have many years of experience or are in the early stages on your career, you can find a rewarding career at Grady!

JOB SUMMARY
The Central Sterile Technician I performs decontamination, preparation, sterilization and distribution of surgical, diagnostic and clinical instrumentation in accordance with IAHCSMM/ CBSPD , AAMI, AORN, JACHO requirements and recommendations.


JOB QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or GED is required
  • Minimum six (6) months of Sterile Processing experience required
  • Operating Room Technician experience preferred
  • Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST) Certification from IAHCSMM, or Sterile Processing & Distribution (SPD) Technician Certification from CBSPD within 12 month period after successful completion of SPD training program as evidence by demonstrating behavioral SPD competencies, and score of >85% on written knowledge SPD assessment required
  • Knowledge of sterilization supplies, equipment and instruments
  • Knowledge of organizing, containing, and transporting items of varying compounds, textures or quantities
  • Knowledge of transporting and disposing of hazardous materials and sharp objects according to hospital procedures
  • Knowledge of sterilization procedures of various equipment and instruments
  • Knowledge of wrapping and repackaging sterilized instruments
  • Skill in using sterilization equipment and instruments
  • Skill in arranging instruments on surgical trays
  • Basic computer skills

Equal Opportunity Employer-Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.