STERILE PROCESSING SURGICAL TECH in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Date Posted: 7/6/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Responsible for the cleaning, packaging, sterilization, storage, and distribution of medical instruments, equipment, and supplies used for patient care. Cleans and disinfects equipment requiring decontamination or sterilization according to designated principles of asepsis. Responsible for testing and recording of sterilizer equipment performance to ensure operating within sterility standards. Maintains established control systems for supplies and equipment processed. Functions as surgical technologist by assuming the responsibility of that role which includes ensuring rooms and case specific supplies and equipment are ready for use, patient transport and positioning, and performance of scrub role to assist physicians and nurses during surgical procedures.

Job Requirements

Experience/Specialized Skills: Graduation from an accredited Surgical Technologist Program. Excellent communication and customer service skills

Required Certification/Registration: BLS Certified Surgical Technologist.

PREFERRED/Course(s)/Training: 1 year experience in Central Processing or Surgical Tech (OR) setting.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.