ASC Sterile Processing Technician

Olympia, WA 98502

Posted: 11/05/2020 Employment Type: Per Diem,Contract or Direct Hire Industry: Sterile Processing Technician Job Number: ASC1152020 Pay Rate: $38.00

Job Description

ASC Sterile Processing Technician Needed

Per Diem/Contract or Direct Hire Opportunity

Pay: $35.00 to $38

Weekly Direct Deposit

Benefits offered

1-2 years of sterile processing experience in ASC or hospital preferred

Job Summary:

Performs and participates in decontamination, cleaning, assembling, packaging, sterilization, storage, and distribution of reusable surgical instrumentation and equipment.  Performs other duties as assigned or required. 

Job Requirements

 

  • Autoclave preparation.
  • Cleans, decontaminates, and sterilizes instruments, medical supplies, and equipment, and assembles, wraps, and sterilizes trays of instruments. Follows proper Standard Precautions while in decontamination and sterilization areas.
  • Monitors biological and chemical wash solutions to ensure quality and consistency for the decontamination of instruments and medical equipment.
  • Sorts mismatched sets of instruments, trays, and medical equipment in a timely manner
  • Restocks, labels and maintains inventory.
  • Notifies the purchasing of supplies that are needed.
  • Performs environmental maintenance duties and assists in maintaining inventory levels in sterile processing, the operating room, and equipment storage areas.
  • Check with operating room staff to verify all needed equipment for the procedure is available and in working order.
  • Initiates requisitions for equipment maintenance, repair, or replacement, and removes defective equipment.
  • Maintains a clean work area.
  • Assists with maintaining established departmental policies and procedures, objectives, and quality improvement, safety, and environmental and infection control standards.

Skills:

  • Knowledge of medical/surgical equipment and instruments
  • Knowledge of cleaning and processing surgical and medical supplies
  • Knowledge of common safety hazards and appropriate precautions
  • Ability to maintain quality medical/surgical control standards
  • Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations
  • Ability to interpret, adapt and apply guidelines and procedures
  • Ability to communicate clearly and appropriately

Additional Information

Express Healthcare Professionals is locally owned and managed by healthcare staffing experts who have supported local facilities with staff for over 25 years. We work with a variety of clients including Acute Care, LTC, Clinics and Treatment Centers. Because we are locally owned we can offer high pay rates, great local support, and service, and quickly recruit and place staff on assignments; receiving submission preference from many of our clients. Our benefits include medical, dental, life, disability, paid sick time, 401K, weekly pay, draws and local expert service. Thank you for your interest in Express Healthcare Professionals. Please feel free to call us at 360-357-7195 for any questions. Call/Text: 360.918.1152 Apply online at https://www.expresspros.com/olympiaWA/Healthcare/ Ask for Julius

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