Sterile Processing Technician, Dental Services - Morristown Medical Center
Atlantic Health (SP)
Required Education: High School
Internal Number: 114694407
Atlantic Health System is seeking a Part Time Sterile Processing Technician for Dental Services Department at Morristown Medical Center. The candidate will be working three days a week (Wed, Thurs, Friday) suggest to change - 10am-5pm. No weekend/Should be flexible if the department needs additional days.
Cleans and terminally decontaminates surgical instruments and other reusable equipment, in accordance with established policies and procedures.
Prepares basins, graduate pitchers and all metals for sterilization to ensure visual residue is removed.
Loads, unloads and monitors progress of sterilizers.
Assembles and packages specialized instruments and sets according to established policies and instrument count sheets.
Inspects and determines if instruments are in acceptable condition (functional and properly cleaned, lubricated).
Pulls instruments and equipment not in acceptable condition and arranges for proper servicing and notification that instruments/equipment has removed from circulation.
Operates equipment such as decontamination, cart washers and sonic washers in accordance with established policies and procedures.
Distributes reusable equipment and/or instruments to the specific operating room suites upon request.
Prepares surgical case carts for surgical procedures following pick lists and ensures accuracy in assembly.
Checks and lubricates instruments, scopes, etc to ensure proper function.
Must be able to push, pull heavy sterilization transport carts
High School Diploma or GED
Must have completed 400 clinical hours
Bachelors degree preferred
CBSPD/IAHCSMM certification required
Familiarity with correct materials for packaging and wrapping all instrument sets and trays
Complete knowledge of a case cart preparation system
Basic computer knowledge with an Instrument Tracking system
Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined with the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 14th year in a row to Fortune's 'Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For' list. We believe you will find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families, and our employees.
Atlantic Health System, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and federal contractor or subcontractor and, therefore, abides by applicable laws to protect applicants and employees from discrimination in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral, and other aspects of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, sexual or affectional orientation, national origin or nationality, citizenship status, disability, age, genetics, protected veteran status, ancestry, marital status.