We are seeking to hire Sterile Processing Technicians for our Full Time position at the VA Hospital in Salt Lake City.
- Prepare, sterilize, install, or clean laboratory or health care equipment.
- Assemble all of the equipment required for surgery, exams, and other medical procedures.
- May perform routine laboratory tasks and operate or inspect equipment.
- Organize and assemble routine and specialty surgical instrument trays and other sterilized supplies, filling special requests as needed.
- Clean instruments and other medical devices to prepare them for sterilization.
- Operate and maintain steam, ETO, low temperature gas plasma, peracetic acid, ozone and dry heat sterilizers, keeping records of loads completed, items in loads, and maintenance procedures performed.
- Record sterilizer test results.
- Disinfect patient care equipment (e.g., infusion machines, DVT machines, suction pumps).
- Operate sterilization and processing equipment and observe gauges and equipment operation to detect malfunctions and to ensure equipment is operating to prescribed standards.
- Examine equipment to detect leaks, worn or loose parts, or other indications of disrepair.
- Check sterile supplies to ensure that they are stored to enhance sterility maintenance and that the packaging has not been compromised.
- Maintain records of inventory and equipment usage.
- Minimum of 1 year of experience
- Must be a US Citizen
- Must be able to walk and stand for extended periods of time and be able to lift up to 20lbs of equipment.
Job Type: Full-time
Distinctive Health Care Services is an 8(a) certified, minority, women-owned division of Distinctive Home Care specializing in professional health care staffing and management solutions to the Department of Defense, federal government agencies, commercial hospitals, rehabilitation centers, and assisted living facilities. Our dedication to customer service, our extensive and rigorous pre-screening expertise, and our commitment to staffing excellence within the healthcare facility staffing arena has made DHC one of the most dependable healthcare companies within the industry.
Location/Region: Salt Lake City, UT (US)