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Sterile Processing Tech II

Req #:  106902
Facility:  Sherman Hospital
Department:  Materials Management/Supply Chain
City:  Elgin
Posting Budget Status:  PM/Night
Shift Type:  Full Time - Permanent
Posting FTE:  1

It’s More Than a Job, it’s a calling

Title: Sterile Processing Tech II

Location: Advocate Sherman Hospital

Hours: Full Time

Shift: PM/Night

JOB and UNIT SUMMARY:

To provide the hospital with processed instruments, materials and equipment ensuring a quality product for patient care by executing established procedures for decontamination, assembly, packaging and sterilization. Monitors department performance and ensures department and hospital policies and procedures are maintained, takes an active leadership role in department improvement and quality initiatives. This includes coaching and developing other members of the team.

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • 3+ years experience in Sterile Processing
  • Some prior leadership experience preferred Ability to Communicate and Follow Directions
  • Good Human Relations Skills
  • Basic computer knowledge skills
  • CRCST (or other equivalent certification)
  • Heavy lifting: Lifting 50 to 100 pounds occasionally and/or 25 to 50 pounds frequently and/or 10 to 20 pounds constantly.
  • Job responsibilities involve long periods of standing and walking.
  • Frequent contact with blood and body fluids.
  • Ability to respond quickly to emergency situation with full motor function.
  • Strength and dexterity to handle sterilization equipment and supplies.
  • Ability to adjust work schedule when need arises (i.e., illness/vacation of other staff members).
  • Ability to work under time constraints in stressful situations.
  • Ability to multi~task.
  • Ability to communicate both verbally and written with multiple levels of personnel ie, OR, Nursing, Administration, students, vendors and visitors.
  • Ability to adjust to change in processes and procedures based on the demand of the department.


    Accountabilities:
    Assembles general and specialty instruments and sets
    Decontamination of General and Specialty instruments and sets
    Department Leadership
    Implementation of Quality Improvement Ideas to Enhance Operation and Team Function

 

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