Sterile Processing Tech

Location: Coos Bay, OR
Great opportunity for a Sterile Processing Tech in the south coastal area of Oregon.  

This is a full time, permanent, position working variable shifts and call is required.

Responsibilities of the Sterile Processing Tech:
  • Ensures the instruments, carts and trays are stocked, sterilized, sanitized and documented for use in the operating room and other departments. 
  • Retrieves, cleans, disinfects, decontaminates and terminally processes items from user departments 
  • Sets up case carts 
  • Sets up trays and instrument sets 
  • Cleans operating rooms between/after cases 
  • Inventories and orders supplies for Sterile Processing case cart room 
  • Runs biological and chemical tests at appropriate times and accurately documents and interprets all sterilization records 
  • Oversees and ensures accuracy of sterilization records for the department 
  • Assists OR crews during the day/evening shift with urgent reprocessing needs or operating room staff requests in the operating room (i.e. opening trays, other support functions) 
  • Maintains documentation of new instrument/equipment location, use, method of cleaning 
  • Identifies and replaces worn or broken instruments and tags with instructions for repair and notifies OR staff and logs all instruments out for repair 
  • Transports and transfers patients as needed 
  • Receives outside instrumentation from other care providers and assumes responsibility for documentation and processing 
  • Obtains major equipment repair as needed 

Requirements of the Sterile Processing Tech:
  • High School or equivalent preferred 
  • CRCST certification required 
  • Minimum of two years in Central Services sterilizing experience and/or OR Instrument Technician 
  • Minimum of 6 months healthcare supply experience preferred 
  • American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) 
About the Facility:

This facility offers a comprehensive range of diagnostic and therapeutic services. The hospital's inpatient and outpatient services include medical, surgical, pediatric, critical care, home health, outpatient and acute inpatient psychiatric, oncology, obstetrical, and other specialties. 
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