Wellforce Central Sterile Reprocessing Technician in Lowell, Massachusetts
The Central Sterile Reprocessing Tech performs services in Central Sterile Reprocessing according to the policies, procedures, philosophy, and objectives of the department and hospital. Works cooperatively within department and other services to create a system of quality health care. CSR Tech is responsible for cleaning, assembling, packaging and sterilizing all instruments and equipment from all areas of the health care facility as well as the operation and care of same equipment and instruments
Hours: 24 hours per week, Day shift, requires rotating to off-sites and rotating weekends and holidays.
Cleans and decontaminates surgical instruments and other medical equipment following established policy and procedure.
Inspects, assembles, packages and sterilizes medical devices following manufacturer’s recommendations and established procedure.
Retrieves all supplies and equipment as needed from patient care areas and returns to CSR for appropriate processing.
Operates cleaning and sterilization equipment in the department according to manufacturer’s recommendations and established procedure.
Maintains inventory of supplies and equipment and fills surgical case cart requisitions using hospital computer system (if applicable).
Does rounds throughout the units to retrieve/deliver items.
Effectively communicates, both written and verbal, with co-workers.
Other duties may be assigned as necessary to facilitate the functions of the department and hospital.
This position requires a high school diploma/GED and 1-3 years of experience.