Responsible for performing delegated activities to support the operating room team in the care of the surgical patient as well as procedural areas within the hospital. Duties are performed under the supervision of the Central Service Team Leaders and Central Service Supervisor and in collaboration with the operating room team. Responsibilities include: Decontamination, assembly, inspection, packaging, sterilization, storage and distribution a of reusable instruments and equipment for surgical and other procedures. Cleaning, packaging and re-processing of re-usable surgical equipment, instrumentation and scopes per manufacturer’s guidelines. Maintaining inventory and storage of processed supplies. Meeting the needs of the surgical team through support of activities in the sterile core.
High school diploma or GED required. A minimum of one year of instrumentation experience OR successful completion of a vocational program for Central Service with Central Service Technician certification.
Successful completion of a vocational program for Central Service is preferred. . One year of instrumentation experience in a hospital setting preferred. Basic computer knowledge. Good interpersonal skills. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships and the ability to receive and give constructive feedback. Good verbal and written communication skills, being concise by phone and in person.
License or certification
Central Service Technician certification is required within one year of hire.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Monday-Friday, Various Hours
Rotating Call for Weekends and Holidays
Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The “River City by the Sea” has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!
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