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Manager Sterile Processing - Site

Location: Baldwin Park, CA Job Number: 829457 Date posted: 09/18/2019

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Supervises and coordinates the activities of the sterile processing department. Furnishes medical center and ambulatory staff with the highest quality sterile supplies and equipment. Manages staff, ensuring all regulatory requirements are met.

Essential Functions:
- Supervises and coordinates all medical center and ambulatory sterile processing activities which includes decontamination sterilization, and the preparation of all medical equipment, surgical instrumentation, and operating room case carts.
- Supervises a 24 hour, seven days a week operation, ensuring the sterile processing staff provides quality service and clients receive the appropriate products on a timely basis.
- Instructs staff in the use of sterilizing equipment, setting standards for treatment trays, and maintaining the equipment.
- Oversees work activities to ensure staff are following established federal, state, and local requirements and department policies and procedures.
- Establishes standards of work performance.
- Develops and maintains the payroll, non-payroll, and capital budgets.
- Monitors the departments' quality assurance, safety, environmental and infection control programs.
- Oversees and ensures consistency sterilization procedures, policies, and products across the medical center.
- Analyzes physician, nursing, other healthcare staff product or service requests.
- Studies new products, equipment, techniques, and service, making recommendations to enhance products and services.
- Supervises the daily unit operation.
- Resolves human resource, employee, management, department, safety programs, and risk management issues.
- Ensures a high level of user satisfaction.

- Maintains required regulatory records and reports.
Basic Qualifications:
- Minimum three (3) years of experience in sterile processing, supply distribution, and inventory control required.
- Bachelor's degree, OR four (4) years of experience in a directly related field.
- High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.
License, Certification, Registration
- N/A
Additional Requirements:
- Supervisory experience required.
- Data processing experience required.
- Knowledge of sterile processing and regulatory requirements required.
- Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.
Preferred Qualifications:
- Operating room experience preferred.
- Bachelor's degree in business preferred.
- Familiar with AAMI, AORN, regulatory, and Title 22 guidelines for sterile processing setting.
- Proven track record of Performance Improvement and employee engagement.

- Manages daily operations of department focused on key performance indicators, metrics and ensures case flow.
- Guides all team members to work to the full scope of their role.
- Partners will all Peri-Op areas for operational efficiencies.
- Hours may vary based on operations needs of unit.

Primary Location: California,Baldwin Park,Baldwin Park Hospital 1011 Baldwin Park Blvd. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun Working Hours Start: 7:00 AM Working Hours End: 3:30 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: Salaried, Non-Union, Exempt Job Level: Manager with Direct Reports Job Category: Materials Management Department: Sterile Processing Department Travel: No Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

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Facilities Services & Materials Management Careers

Handling the administration of all activities concerned with the ordering, storage, and movement of materials — as well as assessing, maintaining, and improving the upkeep and appearance of our facilities — as a member of this team you'll help everything look and run its best inside and outside our 600+ locations. Working in building management, maintenance, sourcing, purchasing, environmental services, and more, you'll play a vital role in ensuring the success of our organization.

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