When you join Huntington Hospital in Pasadena, CA, you are aligning yourself with an organization whose values drive our philosophy of care. Our focus on delivering quality, service, and cutting edge care, enables Huntington Hospital to be an organization committed to patient outcomes-not the bottom line. More importantly, it empowers you to enact change and deliver the results that continuously improve our ability to provide our community with care.
Responsible for cleaning, decontaminating, inspecting, assembling, packaging and sterilizing all instruments and equipment from all areas of the facility as well as the operation and care of same equipment and instruments. Knowledge of instrument processing techniques, including but not limited to cleaning, decontamination, assembly and sterilization. Ability to work, multi-task and prioritize in a stressful environment.Education:
High school diploma or G.E.D. equivalency.Experience/Training:
Minimum of two years experience with surgical instrumentation preferred.
Minimum two years prior central service experience preferred.
Completion of a Sterile Processing Program preferred.Licenses/Certifications:
CRCST (IAHCSMM), CSPDT (CBSPD), or Surgical Technologist Certification (AST) required. CRCST or CSPDT required within 6 months of hire/transfer for Certified Surgical Technologists.Skills:
Basic computer skills. Surgical instrumentation knowledge, ability to apply standard blood and body fluid precautions, prior knowledge of steam and gas sterilization preferred.