Sterile Processing Technician
Full Time, Days - Mon-Fri, 7am-3:30pm, rotating weekends
Sellersville, PA 18960
Grand View Health, which includes Bucks County's first hospital, has provided residents of Bucks and Montgomery counties with comprehensive healthcare services since 1913. Now a century strong, Grand View offers a range of inpatient and outpatient care, particularly emphasizing the areas of surgery and orthopedics, women's and children's health, heart and vascular care, and cancer treatment. Our colleagues enjoy the best of both worlds by working for a high-quality, low-cost healthcare provider in a collaborative, community environment. Help us build this new era of wellness and lead our community to a healthier future.
The Sterile Processing Technician is responsible for collecting, processing, storing and delivering medical/surgical supplies and equipment. The Sterile Processing Technician is responsible for the reprocessing of all sterile and non-sterile materials, instruments and equipment for surgery and other hospital units. They are responsible for manual cleaning and decontamination, operating the mechanical washers and sonic units, testing autoclaves for efficiency and maintaining compliant records. The Sterile Processing Technician assists in the recall process as needed.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
High school diploma/GED required.
Over 6 months to 1 year of hospital experience preferred.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
Demonstrated analytical skills.
Strong verbal communication and listening skills required.
Knowledge of medical terminology required.
Possesses familiarity with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) required.
Understands decontamination and sterilization procedures.
Maintains records of sterility testing and work statistics required.
CRCST through IAHCSMM or CBSPD, upon hire, required.
For all new hires effective December 28, 2020, must achieve Certified Registered Central Service Technician credential or a Certified Sterile Processing and Distribution Technician credential within 18 months of hire date and must annually complete ten hours of continuing education related to the functions of a Central Service Technician.
Grand View Health is an equal opportunity employer.
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