Sterile Processing Assistant

Job ID: 419518
Category: Clinical Support & Procedural
Location: Sarasota, FL
Department: Sterile Processing
Facility: Sarasota Memorial Hospital

Reports to Sterile Processing Manager and Supervisor. Takes directions from lead tech or charge person, under supervision at all times. Responsible and accountable for duties related to the preparation of trays, equipment and case carts. Responsible for set up of basic surgical instruments, including cleaning, decontamination, inspection, assembly and wrapping. Performs other duties such as cleaning sterile supply cabinets and stocking supplies. Supports the sterile processing technicians. May be responsible for sorting instruments, placing sterile trays in storage, and running items to the operating room (OR) under direction of lead technician.

– Prefer demonstrated ability to follow written and verbal instructions.

– Prefer ability to function in fast paced, high volume atmosphere and handle multiple tasks.

– Prefer ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines and timetables.

– Prefer demonstrated ability to work well with others as part of a team.

Minimum High School Diploma or Equivalent