[MENU]
Home

Search this Website

Ads


About CBSPD

CEU Approval


CEU Record
Sheet


Contact Info

CS Scholarship

Downloads

Exam Dates

Important Info

In-service
Ideas


Job Openings

Merchandise

SPD Courses

Study Book Orders

Test Sites

Upcoming
Programs

Update Address

Verification

Web Links
for CEUS

CBSPD Job Openings




Note: There is a $25 charge (PER POSITION) for jobs posted on this page for a period of ONE month.

Now additional months are available for your job openings!!

Also note, this page is for positions that are available from hospitals in the CS/SPD areas. Please do not send personal resume's looking for positions as they will not be posted. Thank you.

*To have a Job Opening posted on this page, please click here.


Jobs are being filled quickly. Get your chance to have your opening posted today!


** Current Number of Openings Available = 11 **


Ref # 1446-1

September 22, 2017

Facility Name: Lexington Medical Center
Dept-Position: Manager of Sterile Processing and Supply Chain
Shift: Variable


Lexington Medical Center has an opportunity for a Manager of Sterile Processing and OR Supply Chain!


Our expanding OR offers a challenging and rewarding position as a Manager of Sterile Process and OR Supply Chain. Don't miss the chance to lead and become a vital part of our growing close-knit organization. Our Sterile Processing Department strives to reflect a culture of collaboration, passion, and honor.

We are located in heart of the Midlands, right outside of Columbia, SC, and one of the most successful integrated healthcare systems in the Southeast. Lexington Medical Center is one of the top surgical centers in the region performing more than 23,000 surgeries each year. Lexington Medical Center is a 428-bed hospital in West Columbia, South Carolina. It anchors a health care network that includes six community medical centers and employs a staff of more than 6,500 health care professionals. The network also has cardiovascular and oncology care affiliated with Duke Health, an occupational health center, the largest skilled nursing facility in the Carolinas, an Alzheimer’s care center and more than 65 physician practices. Lexington Medical Center operates one of the busiest Emergency departments in South Carolina, treating nearly 85,000 patients each year. Lexington Medical Center is currently undergoing the largest hospital expansion in South Carolina history by creating a new patient tower that will open in 2019. Lexington Medical Center has a reputation for the highest quality care. We’ve been named Columbia’s “Best Place to Have a Baby”, “Best Hospital” and one of the “Top 25 Best Hospitals to Work for in the U.S.” Honors all made possible by a dedicated, talented team of healthcare professionals and staff.

Basic Function:

Supervise the operation of the Sterile Processing Department and ensure sterilization processes meet all Federal, State, and local regulatory/advisory agency requirements.  Uses root cause analysis to problem solve and identify process issues following up to assure problem resolution has occurred. Develop, implement and facilitate procedures to ensure the availability of supplies and equipment for the Operating Room inventory and the case cart system.  Acts as resource for affiliate and satellite facilities in instrument selection, processing, and helps to standardize sterilization processes at office locations. Promotes staff education, certification, and the development of safe sterilization practices under the guides of the national certifying agencies.

Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required, Associate Degree degree preferred.
  • Three years' experience in aseptic techniques and sterilization processes.
  • Experience with supply chain management preferred.
  • Operating Room experience is preferred.
  • Sterile Processing certification preferred. Must be able to obtain Sterile Processing certification within the first 12 months upon accepting the job role.
  • Two years of progressive leadership experience with managing staff and department operations.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of infection control practices, Operating Room procedures, and materials/supply handling.
  • Creative thinking, problem solving and analytical abilities.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Thorough knowledge of supplies, instruments and equipment used in Operating Room, Labor and Delivery, Emergency Room, Critical Care and specialty units.
  • Experience with automated case cart processes and electronic instrument systems.
  • Computer skills which include, but are not limited to, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint).
  • Customer focused and committed to continuous quality improvement.
  • Ability to resolve problems and conflicts in a manner mutually agreeable to all parties.
Benefits:

LMC is committed to offering quality, cost-effective benefits choices for its employees and their families.  LMC offers day ONE medical, dental and life insurance benefits, as well as health care and dependent care flexible spending accounts (FSAs). Eligible employees may also enroll in LMC’s retirement plans on their date of hire, including the South Carolina State Retirement System (SCRS), and supplemental 401(k) and 457(b) retirement plans.   LMC provides its full-time employees short-term disability and long-term disability coverage after 90 days of eligible employment.   In addition to these great offerings, LMC offers 529 College Savings, educational assistance, employee assistance programs and more.

Community-Based

Our mission is the same as it was when we opened our doors in 1971: to provide quality health services that meet the needs of our community. We believe that commitment to the health of our community really makes a difference — and we show it every day.

Contact:

Veronica Cargile
West Columbia/SC/29169
Phone Number: 803-791-2347
Fax Number: 803-791-2663
Job Email: vcargile@lexhealth.org

Ref # 1445-2

September 22, 2017

Facility Name: Cookeville Regional Medical Center
Dept-Position: Central Sterile Processing & Sterile Processing Technician
Shift: Evenings/Nights

Central Sterile Supply Technicians

Cookeville Regional Medical Center seeking full-time Central Supply Technicians.

This position is responsible for maintaining stock and ordering necessary supplies, decontamination, cleaning, processing and sterilization of supplies, instruments and equipment dispensed by the department following infection control practices. In addition is responsible for preparing supplies for cases, setting up and maintaining the sterile field, passing instruments and supplies to the surgeon, readying used instruments for the cleaning and re-sterilization process.

High School graduate or equivalent is required.  Sterile Processing Certification preferred.
If hired January 1, 2017 or later certification as Central Supply Technician is required within 2 years of hire date.

Knowledge of medical terminology and medical equipment and supplies required.
Minimum of 1-year previous experience as Sterile Processing/Surgical Scrub Technician preferred.

To apply
www.crmchealth.org

E.O.E.

Contact:

Christy Kinnard
Phone Number: 9317832010
Fax Number: 9317832010
Job Email: ckinnard@crmchealth.org

Ref # 1444-1

September 22, 2017

Facility Name: Pardee Hospital
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing Technician-Certified
Shift: 2nd shift

*$2,000 Sign on Bonus available with a 2 year commitment*

Must meet minimum requirements to qualify for sign on bonus

Description: The Sterile Processing Technician is responsible cleaning, sterilizing and storing surgical instruments and ensuring surgical carts are properly stocked and ordering, maintaining and stocking supplies for Central Supply and the Operating Room.

Minimum Requirements:

EDUCATION
  • High School diploma or equivalent
LICENSURE
  • Certification in Sterile Processing and Distribution through the CBSPD or Certification in Surgical Technology through the NBSTA
EXPERIENCE
  • One year experience as SPD Technician or equivalent preferred
Apply at pardeehospital.org/careers

Contact:

Candace Shuler
Job Email: candace.shuler@unchealth.unc.edu
Phone Number: 8286964206


Ref # 1443-1

September 9, 2017

Facility Name: Cape Cod Healthcare
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing -- Sterile Processing Supervisor
Shift: Evenings-full-time 3p-11p, occ. w/e, occ. hol.

Cape Cod Healthcare is the leading provider of healthcare services for residents and visitors of Cape Cod.  With more than 450 physicians, 4,700 employees, and 1,100 volunteers, Cape Cod Healthcare operates two-acute care hospitals, the Cape's leading provider of homecare and hospice services (VNA), a skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility (JML Care Center), an assisted living facility (Heritage at Falmouth), the Cape's only local laboratory service (CCHC Laboratory Services) and numerous health programs.  We are currently seeking a dedicated Supervisor Sterile Processing to join our team at Cape Cod Hospital.

Cape Cod Healthcare offers competitive salaries, excellent benefits packages, tuition reimbursement, and generous paid time off.

PURPOSE OF POSITION:
To assist the Director of Sterile Processing in the supervision of CCH & FH staff and operations primarily on the evening shift. To perform any and all required tasks necessary to fulfill the obligations of SPD to Cape Cod Healthcare Surgical Services, all CCHC clinical units and CCHC physician offices.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  1. Maintains established departmental policies and procedures, objectives, Quality assurance program, Safety, Environmental and Infection control standards.
  2. Assists in planning, organizing, and supervising the activities of the CCH & FH S.P.D. department.
  3. Assists in the training/orienting and assigning of department staff, evaluates performance and makes recommendations for personnel actions.
  4. Ensures department compliance with all current guidelines and directives from JCAHO, DPH and OSHA.
  5. Provides a resource for information pertaining to all S.P.D. related needs.  Provides input required for appropriate purchasing decisions, for equipment and instrumentation.
  6. Identifies in conjunction with staff input, new ideas, solutions or directions to improve the quality of customer service and patient care.
  7. Assists Director with coordinating Central Processing services with Surgical Services, nursing units and other departments, in order to provide services promptly and efficiently.  Assists with sterilization, case cart preparation, assembly and storage of medical supplies and equipment.  Maintains inventory of supplies and instruments for use in Surgical Services and other nursing units.
  8. Arrange adequate space requirements for storage of products and modifies distribution techniques and practices as required.
  9. Collects statistical data for administrative and regulatory purposes.
  10. Maintains professional growth and development through seminars, workshops and professional affiliations to keep abreast of latest trends in field of expertise.
  11. Participates in administrative staff meetings and attends other meetings as assigned.
  12. Works closely with Inventory Control/Systems Manager, Director, MM Operations as well as MM Lead Dispatcher to ensure optimal distribution of supplies and equipment to SPD.
  13. Must be courteous to customers, clients and other employees of the organization.
  14. Perform other work related duties as assigned or requested.
Consistently provides service excellence to all patients, family members, visitors, volunteers and co-workers in a manner that reflects Cape Cod Healthcare's commitment to CARES: compassion, accountability, respect, excellence and service.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/TRAINING
Associate's degree in a related field or equivalent experience and education in SPD.

Minimum of 3 yrs. supervisory and management experience in related Central Services work, or previous work experience in surgery as a nurse or surgical technologist for a minimum of 3 yrs.

Completion of a formal Central Service Technology course or Certification preferred.

Familiarity with MS Office software, computerized SPD or inventory management systems and/or prior experience with Meditech/Picis preferred.

Contact:

Melody Way
Hyannis, MA 02601
Phone Number: 508-862-5700
Fax Number: 508-862-7919
Job Email: mway@capecodhealth.org


Ref # 1442-1

September 9, 2017

Facility Name: Penn Medicine
Dept-Position: Manager, Central Processing Department

Manager, Central Processing Department

Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.

Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?

Job Description:
Manages all CPD activities in collaboration with the CPD management team. Provides quality, efficient, cost-effective decontamination, sterilization and distribution services with proper management of service utilization and inventory levels. Provides technical direction for the operations, selection and use of CPD instrumentation. Certification required. Manages all CPD activities in collaboration with the CPD management team. Provides quality, efficient, cost-effective decontamination, sterilization and distribution services with proper management of service utilization and inventory levels. Provides technical direction for the operations, selection and use of CPD instrumentation. Certification required.

Minimum Requirements:
  • CPD Certification
  • 3-5 years experience with supervisory level responsibility in a Central Processing Department.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills; Ability to communicate effectively with user departments
  • Knowledgeable of CPD instrumentation and equipment.
  • Baccalaureate degree in healthcare, business administration or related field required.
  • Computer literate with knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet software a must; knowledge of Lawson Serving Software desirable.
Additional Information:
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.

To apply, visit www.pennmedicine.org/careers/, click on Search Career Opportunities, search on Job ID #66824 or go directly to:
https://careers.peopleclick.com/careerscp/client_pennmedicine/external/jobDetails/jobDetail.html?jobPostId=64594&localeCode=en-us

AA/EOE, m/f/d/v
Live Your Life's Work


Ref # 1441-1

September 1, 2017

Facility Name: Health First
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing Lead Tech, Sterile Processing, HRMC

To be fully engaged in providing Quality / No Harm, Customer Experience, and Stewardship by providing clean, sterile instruments for surgical procedures; maintaining a clean, organized instrument storage area; maintaining accurate sterilization records and monitoring performance of Central Service Techs for quality and efficiency. The Central Services Lead Tech oversees department operations when the Supervisor is absent.

Primary Accountabilities
  • Maintains accurate records including: biological indicators / sterilization records.
  • Has operational knowledge (automatic and manual) of steam sterilizers. Maintains overall safe operations of the shift.
  • Performs decontamination, assembly, wrapping, and sterilizing functions of instrumentation to meet daily case schedule at assigned facility as based on reported errors and/or instances of instruments not ready for case.
  • Performs necessary housekeeping and stocking duties within the department including; maintaining a clean and organized instrument room, cleaning sterilizers on a regular basis.
  • Demonstrates initiative combined with rapidity and accuracy with preparing supplies and instruments within a limited time frame.
  • Supports training and education of department.
  • Participates in and supports in-service programs and/or staff meetings.
  • Reviews department Performance measures and educates shift associates to meet goals.
Qualifications
  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • Must be able to read and write in the English language for effective communication.
  • Certification from IAHCSMM preferred.
Contact

Jessica Wiesman
Phone Number: 3214731796
Fax Number: 3214731796
Job Email: jessica.wiesman@health-first.org


Ref # 1440-1

August 30, 2017

Facility Name: SpecialtyCare/New York Methodist
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing Materials Management Coordinator
Shift: All

Sterile Processing Materials Management Coordinator http://p.rfer.us/SPECIALTYCRhzSTZ

Brooklyn, New York, United States

Passionate, driven people dedicated to making a difference in healthcare.


SpecialtyCare sterile processing teams play a vital role in the health and well-being of our patients. By tracking and sterilizing vital surgical instruments, we reduce the risk of infection, lost instruments, incomplete trays, and surgeon frustration. Our certified technicians provide the expertise, quality control, and strict regulatory compliance to keep the operating room running smoothly. Our SPM supervisors and managers are also instrumental in overseeing operations, conducting in-service training, and working with hospital administrators and staff to find and implement efficiencies that provide on-time service delivery, reduce costs, and ensure patient safety.

JOB SUMMARY:
Responsible to manage all aspects of materials flow in the department and to maintain control and accuracy over all inventories, including setting par level, scheduling ordering date, documentation of order placed and received, develop and manage all supplier listing and relationships.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Plans, organizes, and implements inventory operations and procedures, supervises physical inventory count.
  • Reviews daily inventory activity; maintains accurate inventory master files, manufacturer and catalog numbers, and material descriptions.
  • Remains current on new and obsolete materials. Maintains adequate levels of inventory stock.
  • Reviews receiving records, maintains receiving records on file until invoice is received. Reconciles invoices with correct receiving record and file both.
  • Research best practices in materials management, forecast, and establish polices based manufacturer's "Information For Use" (IFU).
  • Review department supplies daily and take proactive steps in making sure that all needed supplies are ordered or on hand.
  • Collaborates with CSSD Manager and Supervisors in determining supplies usage and  replenishment.
  • Works closely with the Equipment Technicians in all functions of their job, know the Code cart supplies.
  • Performs other related duties as required.
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE:
  • Associate of Arts (AA) in Materials Management or Business
  • 1-2 years work experience in Materials management
SKILLS and ABILITIES:
  • Customer service, friendly, approachable
  • Microsoft Word, Excel, Power point presentation
  • Ability to exercise judgement in appraising situation in making decisions.
  • Ability to communicate both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationship with co-workers and hospital administrators.
The Successful Candidate
The successful candidate must bring a high level of ethical, intellectual, professional and personal values that complement the team and company vision.  The following competencies are highly valued:
  • Works well in a fast-paced environment and with a sense of urgency.
  • Proven self-starter who works well both independently and in a team environment.
  • Focused on producing quality work.
  • Lives the SpecialtyCare Values – Integrity, Respect, Teamwork, Sense of Urgency, Continuous Improvement, and Accountability.

Contact

Shannon Rutzinski
Brentwood, TN 37027
Phone Number: 6153455581
Job Email: shannon.rutzinski@specialtycare.net


SpecialtyCare is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer
Employment with SpecialtyCare is at-will


Ref # 1439-1

August 30, 2017

Facility Name: SpecialtyCare/New York Methodist
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing Equipment Technician - Brooklyn, NY
Shift: 11am-7:30pm

Sterile Processing Equipment Technician – Brooklyn, NY (11am-7:30pm shift)

http://p.rfer.us/SPECIALTYCR7FGTY

Passionate, driven people dedicated to making a difference in healthcare.



SpecialtyCare sterile processing teams play a vital role in the health and well-being of our patients. By tracking and sterilizing vital surgical instruments, we reduce the risk of infection, lost instruments, incomplete trays, and surgeon frustration. Our certified technicians provide the expertise, quality control, and strict regulatory compliance to keep the operating room running smoothly. Our SPM supervisors and managers are also instrumental in overseeing operations, conducting in-service training, and working with hospital administrators and staff to find and implement efficiencies that provide on-time service delivery, reduce costs, and ensure patient safety.

Job Summary
This person is responsible for decontaminating soiled instrumentation, scopes, cameras, etc. They are also responsible for preparing, and packing the instruments for sterilization. Their sole purpose is to manage the instrumentation, they are not to enter the OR suite for any reason, nor are they to operate a video system at any time.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  1. Decontaminate soiled instrumentation, cameras, scopes.  Any items managed by SpecialtyCare under the facility's contract agreement.
  2. Prep and pack decontaminated items for sterilization.
  3. Follow the safety guidelines of the hospital and SpecialtyCare (wear PPE at all times, know location of MSDS).
  4. Decontaminate Video systems if and when assigned.
  5. Perform any other tasks assigned by manager.
  6. Reads, understands, and implements all policies and procedure guidelines.
  7. Notifies Account Manager when problems develop with equipment and/or personnel.
  8. Participate in team meetings.
  9. Develops and maintains a strong working relationship with administration and other key hospital personnel, as applicable.
  10. Responsible for implementing and reinforcing SpecialtyCare’s core purpose, values and principles based on "Results and Relationships".
  11. Know all protocol pertaining to sterilization processes.
  12. Notify staff of whereabouts during entire designated time of working hours.
  13. Job duties, responsibilities and instructions may be added, deleted and/or amended as deemed necessary by SpecialtyCare.
Requirements
  • High school diploma required
  • Associate's Degree or equivalent, preferred.
  • CRCST certification or CSPDS certification required.
  • Previous experience in sterile processing preferred but not required.
  • Must have a thorough knowledge aseptic technique, sterilization techniques, infection control requirements, and a basic knowledge of medical/surgical procedure and terminology.

The Successful Candidate
The successful candidate must bring a high level of ethical, intellectual, professional and personal values that complement the team and company vision.  The following competencies are highly valued:
  • Works well in a fast-paced environment and with a sense of urgency.
  • Proven self-starter who works well both independently and in a team environment.
  • Focused on producing quality work.
  • Lives the SpecialtyCare Values – Integrity, Respect, Teamwork, Sense of Urgency, Continuous Improvement, and Accountability.

Contact

Shannon Rutzinski
Brentwood, TN 37027
Phone Number: 6153455581
Job Email: shannon.rutzinski@specialtycare.net


SpecialtyCare is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer
Employment with SpecialtyCare is at-will


Ref # 1438-1

August 30, 2017

Facility Name: SpecialtyCare/New York Methodist
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing Technician - Brooklyn
Shift: 11pm-7:30am

Sterile Processing Technician http://p.rfer.us/SPECIALTYCRqzLTX

Brooklyn, New York, United States


Passionate, driven people dedicated to making a difference in healthcare.


SpecialtyCare sterile processing teams play a vital role in the health and well-being of our patients. By tracking and sterilizing vital surgical instruments, we reduce the risk of infection, lost instruments, incomplete trays, and surgeon frustration. Our certified technicians provide the expertise, quality control, and strict regulatory compliance to keep the operating room running smoothly. Our SPM supervisors and managers are also instrumental in overseeing operations, conducting in-service training, and working with hospital administrators and staff to find and implement efficiencies that provide on-time service delivery, reduce costs, and ensure patient safety.

Job Summary
As a Sterile Processing Technician with SpecialtyCare you are responsible for decontamination, cleaning, processing and sterilization of supplies and equipment dispensed by the department following infection control practices.  It is your responsibility to ensure client satisfaction while also adhering to the highest quality and compliance standards.
  • Assure that the standards of operation of the department comply with the standards set by regulatory agencies, such as the state Department of Health, Joint Commission and other regulatory agencies.
  • Sterilize instruments, equipment, linen and supplies using various types of autoclaves.  Load autoclaves in prescribed manner and set controls to specified time and temperature according to the type of items being sterilized.
  • Complete appropriate documentation records prior to sterilization and after sterilization is completed.
  • Assemble all instrument procedure trays, packs, supply carts following prescribed manner using protocol content lists as a guide, mark items with identifying data and distribute or store in designated areas.
  • Dispense products requested by verbal, written or telephone requisitions for equipment and supplies.
  • Identify and assign priority to emergency requisitions and required supplies and equipment based on knowledge of procedure requested.
  • Replace lost or damaged instruments as required to complete the tray.
  • Obtain, complete and submit all forms following the prescribed manner to verify appropriate work assignments.
  • Maintain assigned work areas and equipment in a clean and organized condition to maintain required standards for handling of sterilized, clean materials and equipment.
  • May perform other work related duties as assigned.
Requirements
  • Associate's Degree or equivalent, preferred.
  • CRCST certification or CSPDS certification required.
  • Previous experience in sterile processing preferred but not required.
  • Must have a thorough knowledge aseptic technique, sterilization techniques, infection control requirements, and a basic knowledge of medical/surgical procedure and terminology.

The Successful Candidate
The successful candidate must bring a high level of ethical, intellectual, professional and personal values that complement the team and company vision.  The following competencies are highly valued:
  • Works well in a fast-paced environment and with a sense of urgency.
  • Proven self-starter who works well both independently and in a team environment.
  • Focused on producing quality work.
  • Lives the SpecialtyCare Values – Integrity, Respect, Teamwork, Sense of Urgency, Continuous Improvement, and Accountability.

Contact

Shannon Rutzinski
Brentwood, TN 37027
Phone Number: 6153455581
Job Email: shannon.rutzinski@specialtycare.net


SpecialtyCare is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer
Employment with SpecialtyCare is at-will


Ref # 1437-1

August 30, 2017

Facility Name: SpecialtyCare/New York Methodist
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing Technician - Brooklyn
Shift: 3pm - 11:00pm

Sterile Processing Technician http://p.rfer.us/SPECIALTYCRz6GTW

Brooklyn, New York, United States


Passionate, driven people dedicated to making a difference in healthcare.



SpecialtyCare sterile processing teams play a vital role in the health and well-being of our patients. By tracking and sterilizing vital surgical instruments, we reduce the risk of infection, lost instruments, incomplete trays, and surgeon frustration. Our certified technicians provide the expertise, quality control, and strict regulatory compliance to keep the operating room running smoothly. Our SPM supervisors and managers are also instrumental in overseeing operations, conducting in-service training, and working with hospital administrators and staff to find and implement efficiencies that provide on-time service delivery, reduce costs, and ensure patient safety.

Job Summary
As a Sterile Processing Technician with SpecialtyCare you are responsible for decontamination, cleaning, processing and sterilization of supplies and equipment dispensed by the department following infection control practices.  It is your responsibility to ensure client satisfaction while also adhering to the highest quality and compliance standards.
  • Assure that the standards of operation of the department comply with the standards set by regulatory agencies, such as the state Department of Health, Joint Commission and other regulatory agencies.
  • Sterilize instruments, equipment, linen and supplies using various types of autoclaves.  Load autoclaves in prescribed manner and set controls to specified time and temperature according to the type of items being sterilized.
  • Complete appropriate documentation records prior to sterilization and after sterilization is completed.
  • Assemble all instrument procedure trays, packs, supply carts following prescribed manner using protocol content lists as a guide, mark items with identifying data and distribute or store in designated areas.
  • Dispense products requested by verbal, written or telephone requisitions for equipment and supplies.
  • Identify and assign priority to emergency requisitions and required supplies and equipment based on knowledge of procedure requested.
  • Replace lost or damaged instruments as required to complete the tray.
  • Obtain, complete and submit all forms following the prescribed manner to verify appropriate work assignments.
  • Maintain assigned work areas and equipment in a clean and organized condition to maintain required standards for handling of sterilized, clean materials and equipment.
  • May perform other work related duties as assigned.
Requirements
  • Associate’s Degree or equivalent, preferred.
  • CRCST certification or CSPDS certification required.
  • Previous experience in sterile processing preferred but not required.
  • Must have a thorough knowledge aseptic technique, sterilization techniques, infection control requirements, and a basic knowledge of medical/surgical procedure and terminology.

The Successful Candidate
The successful candidate must bring a high level of ethical, intellectual, professional and personal values that complement the team and company vision.  The following competencies are highly valued:
  • Works well in a fast-paced environment and with a sense of urgency.
  • Proven self-starter who works well both independently and in a team environment.
  • Focused on producing quality work.
  • Lives the SpecialtyCare Values – Integrity, Respect, Teamwork, Sense of Urgency, Continuous Improvement, and Accountability.

Contact

Shannon Rutzinski
Brentwood, TN 37027
Phone Number: 6153455581
Job Email: shannon.rutzinski@specialtycare.net


SpecialtyCare is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer
Employment with SpecialtyCare is at-will


Ref # 1436-1

August 24, 2017

Facility Name: South Nassau Communities Hospital
Dept-Position: CERTIFIED CENTRAL STERILE TECHNICIAN
Shift: Full time

CERTIFIED CENTRAL STERILE TECHNICIAN
Full time, Days

Transcend Your Career to a Higher Level

Situated on the sunny south shore of western Long Island, minutes from Jones Beach and thirty minutes from NYC, is an exceptional Magnet-designated Communities Hospital focused on quality and excellence, one that celebrates professional achievement and a passion for patients . . .  South Nassau Communities Hospital.  We are an award-winning, 455-bed, acute care, not-for-profit teaching hospital located in Oceanside. Our dedicated staff serves the entire South Shore with world-class surgeons and residents, a Newly Certified Level ll Trauma Center and baby-friendly designation.

We are currently seeking full time Certified Central Sterile Technicians to identify, sort, and process materials handled for the Delivery, Operating & Endoscopy Rooms. Must operate required sterilization equipment, communicate to client & departments and perform decontamination activities.

We require:
  • High School Diploma/GED/Equivalent
  • CRCST (Certified Registered Central Service Technician)
  • Minimum of 1 year relevant experience
  • Experience in a Hospital Setting
  • Knowledge of surgical instrumentation and basic medical/surgical supplies.
  • Knowledge of sterilization and decontamination procedures.
Excellent communication skills and the ability to follow oral and written instructions.

For immediate consideration, please apply online at: www.SouthNassauJobs.org


South Nassau is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability or marital status. EOE M/F/D/V