Catholic Health Initiatives Sterile Processing Tech I - Springwoods Village (Days) PRN in THE WOODLANDS, Texas

Sterile Processing Tech I - Springwoods Village (Days) PRN


Springwoods Village Hospital

Position Summary:

Performs and participates in decontamination, cleaning, assembling, packaging, scanning, sterilization, storage and distribution of reusable surgical instrumentation and equipment. Performs other duties as assigned or required.

Position Responsibilities:

  1. Decontaminates and sterilizes instruments, medical supplies and equipment, and assembles, wraps, and sterilizes trays of instruments. Follows proper Standard Precautions while in decontamination and sterilization areas.

  2. Monitors biological and chemical wash solution to ensure quality and consistency for decontamination of instruments and medical equipment.

  3. Sorts mismatched sets of instruments, trays, and medical equipment and makes them available to sterile processing customers in a timely manner.

  4. Restocks, labels, and maintains inventory, submits requisitions, collects and distributes instruments, trays, crash carts, and facility medical equipment.

  5. Performs environmental maintenance duties and assists in maintaining inventory levels in sterile processing, the operating room, and in equipment storage areas.

  6. Verifies that equipment functions properly, requisitions for equipment maintenance, repair or replacement, and removes defective equipment.

  7. Maintains a clean work area

  8. Assists with maintaining established departmental policies and procedures, objectives, and quality improvement, safety, and environmental and infection control standards.

  9. Communicates appropriately using good interpersonal skills


Education and Licensure:

High School Diploma/GED

Completion of Sterile Processing Program

Certification through accredited Sterile Processing organization (Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution

  • CBSPD or International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materials Management

  • IAHCSMM) within 1 year of employment

Minimum Experience:

One (1) year of experience

Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Basic knowledge of sterile processing

Job Professional Clinical/Allied Health


Daily Schedule PRN

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0157376