Disassembles, cleans, prepares, sterilizes and distributes trays, instruments and equipment according to prescribed policies and procedures. Cleans, prepares, and performs high level disinfection of instruments and equipment according to policies and procedures. Monitors and documents all chemical, mechanical and biological indicators to ensure sterility. Assists in maintaining department inventory and equipment utilizing instrument tracking system. Dispenses surgical and procedural supplies and equipment to the operating rooms, procedural areas, and clinical locations.
High School diploma or equivalent.
Successful completion of a vocational program for Sterile Processing preferred. Sterile processing and/or healthcare experience in a hospital setting preferred.
Ability to read and communicate effectively in English. Willingness to accept new ideas and work under stressful conditions. Basic computer knowledge.
License or certification
International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materiel Management (IAHCSMM) Certification as a Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST) is required within 24 months of hire.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $14.94 per hour.
Hours / Pay period
64 hours every two week pay period
8-hour, off-shifts: 3p-11:30p and/or 5p-1:30a.
Every 4th weekend, holiday rotation.
Eau Claire, with a metro area of 163,000 is home to the 11,000 students at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. Strong schools, low crime rate, and a reasonable cost of living may be expected. With an abundance of outdoor activities, The city also serves as the retail center for west central Wisconsin and the major metro area of Minneapolis/St. Paul is 90 minutes away. Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire is recognized as a Best Hospital in Northwestern Wisconsin and within the top 10 for Hospitals in Wisconsin (U.S. News & World Report, 2019-2020).
Support Services, Surgical Services
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Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).