Central Sterile Tech II
Facility: Valleywise Health Medical Center
Department: Central Sterile - Roosevelt
Schedule: Regular FT 40 Hours Per Week
This position qualifies for a sign-on bonus of $10,000. Terms and conditions apply.
Join us in shaping the future of health care.
As a Valleywise Health Central Sterile Tech, you will be vital to the patient care process. Central Sterile is the heartbeat of the hospital. This role focuses heavily on the ins and out of infection prevention and materials management in relation to medical instrumentation and equipment.
As a department, we are guided in an innovative direction that focuses on best practice standards and a positive culture that meets the missions, vision, and values of Valleywise Health.
As a Central Sterile Tech, you will grow your competence in a wide range of services, including Ortho, Neuro, Burn, Flexible Scopes, etc. This position primarily focuses on five areas on a rotational basis: Prep & Pack, Decontamination, Sterilization, Storage, and Flexible Scopes.
Apply now to make a positive impact on your community!
Valleywise Health is committed to providing high-quality, comprehensive benefits designed to help our employees and their families stay physically and financially fit. Known for the diversity of not only the community of patients we serve but also our workforce and the benefits we offer, such as:
- Medical, Dental, and Vision Plans
Flexible Spending Accounts
100% Pension Retirement Match
Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
Sick and Extended Illness Bank
Tuition Reimbursement Programs
And much more!
Hourly Pay Rate: $16.87 - $24.88
Multiple shifts available. Eligible for a night shift differential of 18% and weekend shift differential of 8%.
Requires a high school diploma/GED, a national certification through HSPA or CBSPD or the completion of an accredited Central Sterile Processing program.
Graduate of a Central Sterile Technician program is preferred.
Must have a minimum of one (1) year of progressively responsible Central Sterile experience that demonstrates an understanding of the required knowledge, skills and abilities, or must have graduated from a Central Sterile Technician program.
Certified Registered Central Service Technician certification is required within 12 months of employment in position.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Must have a working knowledge of steam sterilizers, washer decontaminators, cart washers, and patient care equipment.
Must have general knowledge of basic and specialty surgical instruments, implants, patient related supplies, materials and equipment, aseptic and sterilization techniques.
Must have mechanical aptitude with the ability to break down moving parts, clean, lubricate and reassemble, problem solve incomplete trays and missing instrumentation, and have effective organizational, communication and human relations skills.
Requires excellent organizational skills, the ability to work with professionals, and maintain confidentiality standards.
Must be able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Requires the ability to read, write and speak effectively in English.