Sterile Processing Instrument Technician II SOR AZ
Company: Mayo Clinic
Posted on: February 12, 2024
Why Mayo Clinic
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provider according to U.S. News & World Report. As we work together
to put the needs of the patient first, we are also dedicated to our
employees, investing in competitive compensation and comprehensive
benefit plans - to take care of you and your family, now and in the
future. And with continuing education and advancement opportunities
at every turn, you can build a long, successful career with Mayo
Clinic. You'll thrive in an environment that supports innovation,
is committed to ending racism and supporting diversity, equity and
inclusion, and provides the resources you need to succeed.
Sterile processing technicians are vital to safe and efficient care
delivery in the perioperative environment and are responsible for
ensuring all surgical instruments are safe for use. Responsible for
performing advanced, complex, multistep processes and delegated
activities to support the operating room team in the care of the
surgical patient and various procedural areas within the hospital.
Cleaning, packaging and re-processing of re-usable surgical
equipment, instrumentation and scopes; per manufacturer's
guidelines. Maintaining inventory and storage of processed
supplies. Meeting the needs of the surgical team through support of
activities in the sterile core. Responsibilities include:
decontamination, assembly, sterilization, quality assurance
testing, and storage.
Central Service technicians work in compliance with best practices
and standards established by: The Joint Commission, AAMI, IAHSCMM,
AORN, OSHA, DOT, WHO, FDA, EPA, and HIPPA.
High school diploma or GED required.
A minimum of one year of instrumentation experience OR graduation
from an accredited and/or hospital approved sterile processing
program and eligible to sit for certification through HSPA or
Knowledge of specific sterilization modalities and complex advanced
processing systems including: gravity displacement, dynamic
air-removal, low temperature hydrogen peroxide gas plasma and
Ethylene oxide, DSD, CER, Pass Through Medivator Advantage, Astra
Tee, GUS, Scope Buddy Plus, Aqua Sink, process and efficacy
testing, and cutting edge specialty trial and multi service
instrumentation and trays is preferred. Knowledge of High, Low and
Intermediate disinfection levels is preferred.
Progressive computer knowledge for advanced computerized instrument
tracking systems, sterilization, assembly case information,
inventory management and individual productivity data is
Knowledge of progressive computer technology, human anatomy,
surgical terminology, infection control, microbiology, and safety
and risk control is preferred.
Proven interpersonal skills (including ability to receive and give
constructive feedback), effective and concise verbal and written
communication skills and ability to establish and maintain
effective working relationships is preferred.
Certification through IAHSCMM or CBSPD is required within one year
of hire and maintained thereafter.
$19.09 - $26.36 / hour
Monday - Friday - SOR 2:00PM - 10:30PM
Just as our reputation has spread beyond our Minnesota roots, so
have our locations. Today, our employees are located at our three
major campuses in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona, Jacksonville,
Florida, Rochester, Minnesota, and at Mayo Clinic Health System
campuses throughout Midwestern communities, and at our
international locations. Each Mayo Clinic location is a special
place where our employees thrive in both their work and personal
lives. Learn more about what each unique Mayo Clinic campus has to
offer, and where your best fit is.
Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic
is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the
diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any
employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the
LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly
encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to
access job openings or to apply for a job are available.
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