Certified Sterile Processing Technician - Short Term Option

Ascension


Date: Nov 25, 2022
City: Kalamazoo, MI
Contract type: Full time
Ascension
Details



  • Department: Float Staffing

  • Schedule: Day Shift, FT (12 week contract, with possible extensions)

  • Hospital: Ascension Borgess Health

  • Location: Kalamazoo, MI




Benefits


Paid time off (PTO)


Various health insurance options & wellness plans


Retirement benefits including employer match plans


Long-term & short-term disability


Employee assistance programs (EAP)


Parental leave & adoption assistance


Tuition reimbursement


Ways to give back to your community




  • Please note, benefits and benefits eligibility can vary by position, exclusions may apply for some roles (for example: PRN, Short-Term Option, etc.). Connect with your Talent Advisor today for additional specifics.






Responsibilities


Inspect, assemble and evaluate all surgical instruments and instrument sets to ensure quality, determine need for repair/replacement, validates completeness of set, and facilitates effective sterilization


  • Operate sterilization equipment and inspect instruments, equipment, and containers to ensure
    cleanliness and proper functioning.

  • Perform decontamination of soiled instruments, sterilization containers and equipment according to instructions for use (IFUs) and established protocols.

  • Correct instrument sets according to current standards, established count sheets and/or instrument tracking systems.

  • Maintain proper levels of inventory to ensure availability for case carts.

  • Perform regular quality assurance program audits of peers.




Requirements


Licensure / Certification / Registration:


  • Required Credential(s):

    • One or more of the following:

      • Central Service Tech specializing in Sterile Processing credentialed from the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Material Management (IAHCSMM) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

      • Central Service Tech specializing in Sterile Processing credentialed from the Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution (CBSPD) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.





Education:


  • High School diploma equivalency OR 1 year of applicable cumulative job specific experience required

    • Note: Required professional licensure/certification can be used in lieu of education or experience, if applicable.





Why Join Our Team


Ascension Michigan operates 16 hospitals and more than 300 related healthcare facilities that together employ nearly 23,000 compassionate associates. When you join our care teams, you join a team dedicated to providing spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of the communities we serve throughout Michigan




Ascension is a leading non-profit, faith-based national health system made up of over 150,000 associates and 2,600 sites of care, including more than 140 hospitals and 40 senior living communities in 19 states




Our Mission, Vision and Values encompass everything we do at Ascension. Every associate is empowered to give back, volunteer and make a positive impact in their community. Ascension careers are more than jobs; they are opportunities to enhance your life and the lives of the people around you





Equal Employment Opportunity Employer


Ascension Borgess is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status



For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:



http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf



EEO is the Law Poster Supplement



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




This Ministry does not participate in E-Verify and therefore cannot employ STEM OPT candidates.

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