Sterile Processing Technician (SPT) – Evening Shift

University of Virginia


$3,000.00 sign on bonus with one year work commitment may be available to qualified candidates, in accordance with UVA policy.
Performs and participates in decontamination cleaning assembling packaging scanning sterilization storage and distribution of reusable surgical instrumentation and equipment.

  • Prepares and assembles surgical trays and equipment following established tray listings for issue storage or further processing (such as sterilization).
  • Monitors reads documents and interprets all parameters for all types of sterilizers to ensure proper function (ETO Steam Steris  and Sterrad).
  • Cleans and decontaminates reusable equipment instruments and supplies manually and mechanically (Hand Washing    Washer/Sterilizer Ultrasonic Cleaner Scope Washer  Cart Washer).
  • Distributes all sterile and non-sterile supplies and medical equipment upon request or through case cart requisitions.
  • Operates the departmental bar code system to maintain records for surgical trays and instruments received processed and distributed (SPM Tracking System).
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $16.31 – $25.28 Hourly

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
Education: High School Graduate or Equivalent.
Experience: 1 year relevant experience
Licensure: Certification as CRCST (Certified Registered Central Sterile Technician) through IAHCSMM OR certification as CSPDT (Certified Sterile Processing and Distribution Technician) through CBSPD required within 12 months of hire date.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Job requires sitting/standing for prolonged periods, frequently traveling and reaching (overhead, extensive, repetitive). Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills; Attention to detail and ability to write legibly; Ability to lift/push/pull > 100lbs. May be exposed to fumes, chemicals, cold, noise, radiation, blood/body fluids and infectious disease

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