Sutter Health Central Services Tech II -Sterile Processing-Primarily Evenings in Santa Rosa, California
The new Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital (SSRRH) is located in the heart of Northern California's famous wine country, just 50 miles north of San Francisco and 30 minutes from the beautiful Pacific Coast. Providing quality health care services to the residents of Sonoma County for over 130 years, SSRRH has 118 licensed beds (84 Inpatient, 24 Outpatient & 10 Labor & Delivery) and serves a population of more than 130,000 people. Centers of excellence include: Interventional Cardiology, Cardiac Surgery, Women's and Children's Services, and Level III NICU.
This position distributes medical supplies throughout the hospital, maintains a stock of medical supplies in clinical departments, prepares instrument trays, provides sterilization services, provides training for new staff, and acts as a resource to Central Service Technicians by answering questions and providing procedural information and guidance.
High school graduate or equivalent required. Central Service Technician certification preferred. Must demonstrate the ability to learn quickly and handle multiple tasks while remaining calm and focused. Must be able to train others in regards to sterilization techniques. Must be detail oriented. Must be able to follow oral and written instructions. Must be able to maintain accurate records. Must be able to listen, communicate effectively, and work closely with others in a team setting.
The principal responsibility of this position is to clean, decontaminate, package and sterilize all re-usable instruments and medical equipment, Excellent communications skills are integral to this position. In addition to these tasks, a principle function of this position is to act as a resource to central Service Technician's regarding product information, ordering of supplies, inventory control, rotation of stock, and technical information about sterilization procedures. Position also acts as a major resource for training of new employees.
Five years related hospital experience and/or demonstration of competency required that would result in a thorough and up-to-date knowledge of medical supplies, procedure trays, universal precautions, and sterilization techniques.
Extensive knowledge of microbiology, principals of sterilization in a medical environment and Universal Precautions required; basic computer skills desirable
Organization: Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital
Employee Status: Regular
Employee Referral Bonus: No
Position Status: Non-Exempt
Job Shift: Variable
Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift
Days of the Week Scheduled: Varied Days
Weekend Requirements: Other
Schedule: Full Time
Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 80
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.