Central Sterile Tech - CS Tech I
Company: SCL Health
Location: Grand Junction
Posted on: January 15, 2020
Description: You. You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to
your work as a Sterile Processing Technician. You know how to stay
organized and move fast. You respond calmly in high pressure
situations. Youre generous with your thoughts, your partnership and
especially your passion for patient safety. Youre great at what you
do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you
believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is
invincible. Us. St. Marys Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a
faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on
person-centered care. Our 346-bed regional medical center is in
Grand Junction, one of the most beautiful places on earth. Our
mission is to bring health and hope to the poor, the vulnerable,
our communities and each other. Benefits are one of the ways we
encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package
includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more
than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social
well-being. To that end, weve launched a Healthy Living program to
address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial
incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling
and paid time off. We also offer financial wellness tools and
We. Together well align mission and careers, values and workplace.
Well encourage joy and take pride in our integrity. Well laugh at
each others jokes (even the bad ones). Well hello and high five.
Well celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality
in healing. Were proud of what we know, which includes how much
there is to learn.
Your day. As a Sterile Processing Tech, you need to know how to:
- Operate and monitor sterilization equipment.
- Disassemble carts and follow Universal Precautions for
- Sterilize, disinfect durable medical equipment and instruments,
package clean supplies and instruments, maintain records for all
instruments and transport sterilized items to the floor.
- Assemble sterilized instruments and recheck all instruments for
cleanliness and/or impairment. Properly check power equipment.
- Take measures to allow for easy instrument tracking including
following labeling processes, use of engraver, reporting and
documenting all missing instruments and implants replaced in
- Communicate the equipment and instrument inventory status with
the Central Processing staff and Surgery Charge Nurse including
order status, back orders and/or changes.
- Respond to emergency situations by insuring all emergency,
trauma and add-on cases are supplied properly and delivered to the
Operating Room in a timely manner.
- Utilize applications and technology to accurately facilitate
record keeping in accordance with State and Federal
- Provide on the job training on the job training (OJT) to newly
hired associates in the department.
Your experience. We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect
excellence, which is why we require:
- High School Diploma or equivalent, required
- Certified Registered Central Supply Technician (CRCST) or
Certified Sterile Processing Department Technician (CSPDT) or
Certified Surgical Technician (CST), preferred
- Previous experience in a hospital or clinic operating room,
Your next move. Now that you know more about being a Sterile
Processing Tech on our team we hope youll join us. At SCL Health
youll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you
were called to it in the first place. Responsibilities and
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