MERCY HEALTH SERVICES - IOWA CORP CS INSTRUMENT TECH in MASON CITY, Iowa

Department: MC101_75012 Sterile Processing DepartmentExpected Weekly Hours: 40Shift: Day ShiftPosition Purpose:Job Description Details:JOB SUMMARYThe Sterile Processing Instrument Technician is responsibility for the cleaning, sterilization, distribution, and recording of patient reusable supplies and equipment and the decontamination and assembly of instruments for the OR and throughout the hospital and Mercy Family clinics. The Sterile Processing Instrument Technician is responsible for the OR case carts being properly setup and assures that all the instruments necessary to do the procedure are on the cart, ready for surgical use.The Sterile Processing Instrument Tech is responsible under the direction of a specific OR clinical leader in a specific area for instrument inventory, ordering, vendor and repair of instruments.POSITION QUALIFICATIONSA. Education:High school diploma or equivalent required with an interest in continuing education. Preferred CRCST (Certified Registered Central Supply Tech) Certificate after the 2nd year of employment Preferred CST (Certified Surgical Tech) Certificate will be accepted. ExperienceNone requiredSpecial Skills, Competencies, and AptitudesAn ability to work within a confined area and in close proximity to fellow employees on a daily basis.Adaptabi