Sterile Reprocessing Technician - FT Evenings

Posted on Mar 11, 2019 by Ascension

Birmingham, AL 35201
Health Care
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time

We Are Hiring

We Are Hiring
St. Vincent's OrthoSports Center is a state-of-the-art surgical facility with a worldwide reputation for excellence in sports medicine and orthopaedic patient care. The Ortho Sports Center was designed exclusively for orthopaedic surgeries, a concept pioneered by co-founder Dr. James R. Andrews. With 16 operating suites, dedicated physicians and staff, our patients will receive exceptional patient care from surgery to recovery. Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center has a worldwide reputation for excellence in sports medicine, orthopaedic patient care, research, education and prevention.
Schedule: This position is full-time, evening shift 2pm - 10:30pm with call
Why Join Ascension
St. Vincent's Birmingham is located downtown and it has over 400 beds and provides space for many physician offices. We are currently in a large renovation project to create more patient rooms and waiting areas. St. Vincent's provides care for many patients within the downtown area and surrounding communities. Known for our Birth Suites and Ortho Sports service line, St. Vincent's has a strong reputation in the Birmingham as the hospital of choice for many services and the hospital is easy to get to from any location.
What You Will Do
As a Sterile Reprocessing Technician with St. Vincent's Birmingham OrthoSports, you will have the opportunity to inspect, assemble and evaluate all surgical instruments and instrument sets to ensure proper sterilization, completeness of set, and to determine need for repair/replacement.
Responsibilities:
  • Performs decontamination of soiled instruments, sterilization containers and equipment according to established protocols.
  • Inspects instruments, equipment and containers to assure cleanliness and proper functioning.
  • Corrects instrument sets according to current standards and established count sheets and/or instrument tracking systems.
  • Maintains proper levels of inventory to ensure availability for case carts.
What You Will Need
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Central Service Tech credentialed from the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Material Management (IAHCSMM).
Education
  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience or
  • Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
Work Experience
  • Sterile Processing experience preferred
Equal Employment Opportunity
As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.
Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.
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Reference: 667842687

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