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From maintaining the aesthetic appearance of our grounds to driving environmental services at our facilities to managing product inventory and distribution, our facilities services and materials management team members are vital to the daily upkeep of our medical centers and business facilities.

Central Sterile Processing II Certified Tech

Location: Hillsboro, OR Additional Locations:
Job Number: 827037 Date posted: 12/01/2019
Description:
An advanced position under indirect supervision of the Department Supervisor that performs cleaning, decontamination, assembly, wrapping, or containerization, sterilization, biological monitoring, quality assurance and distribution of reusable instrument trays, medical supplies and equipment throughout the Medical Centers, ambulatory surgery centers, and outpatient medical/dental clinics.  This position independently performs the full scope of all central sterile processing functions with an emphasis on rapid and correct assessment and response to critical situations in the OR and/or other medical units.


Essential Functions:

- Clean, decontaminate, inspect and track reusable instrumentation. 

- Observe decontamination policies and procedures. 

- Utilize personal protective equipment where appropriate. 

- Disassemble, clean, identify and separate varied and complex OR instrumentation appropriately.

- Review, assemble, and package instrumentation singles/trays in preparation for sterilization. 

- Sterilize items according to product requirements to include compliance with all ETO, Sterrad, and Steam regulatory and safety requirements. 

- Monitor parameters on all equipment. 

- Identify, reassemble and stage varied and complex OR instrument trays.

- Collect and/or receive from the medical center and/or outpatient clinics unused reusable instruments and equipment for decontamination and processing. 

- Stock OR case carts and perform instrument turnovers in the OR when called and distribute medical supplies as needed. 

- Respond to emergency OR calls as requested. 

- Have working knowledge of surgical procedures and accurately provide appropriate instrumentation and service.

- Perform quality assurance, documentation and quality control activities on all instrumentation, equipment, and biological testing appropriately to CSP policies and procedures. 

- Perform darts and biologicals in OR daily.

- Consistently demonstrate excellent customer service in a healthcare environment. 

- Apply knowledge of organizational policies and procedures.
Basic Qualifications:

- Certification of completion from a formal Central Sterile Processing Technology course or six (6) months experience in a Sterile Processing Department.

- High School Diploma or GED.

- CBSPD Sterile Processing Certification or IAHCSMM Sterile Processing Certification.

- Able to work with indirect supervision or independently for the full scope of all designated competency levels in CSP.

- Able to effectively assist other staff in the course of their daily work and training cycles.

- Full knowledge of work environment and potential critical situations.

- Appropriate sense of urgency and timely response.

- Demonstrated effective English communication skills, both oral and written.

- Assist in developing changes in the work environment and related assignments.

- Commitment to task.

- Must be able to communicate clearly.

- Demonstrated conflict/problem resolution skills

- Demonstrated effective time management skills

- Able to stoop, bend, push, pull repetitively the full duration of shift.

- Able to life 65 pounds and carry a distance of 100 feet or less for the full duration of shift.

- Able to push or pull a cart weighing up to 350 pounds.
Primary Location: Oregon,Hillsboro,Westside Hospital 2875 NE Stucki Ave. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Evening Workdays: Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat Working Hours Start: 2:00 PM Working Hours End: 10:30 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: SEIU - Local 49 Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Materials Management Department: Sterile Processing 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.

About Facilities Services & Materials Management Careers

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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