Sterile Processing Assistant
Company: Ascension (System Office)
Posted on: July 13, 2019
We Are Hiring
Surgical Instrument Technician- Sterile Processing - Full-Time,
Rotating - 2:30pm to 11:00pm, Monday-Friday, Rotating Weekends
Ascension - Saint Thomas Rutherford
Join a great team and see Saint Thomas Rutherford continues to grow
quicker than any other Ascension hospital in the country. Work side
by side with the best nursing staff and teammates. Receive top
knotch training to further your long term career with our team.
Why Join Ascension?
In Tennessee, Ascension's Saint Thomas Health operates nine
hospitals in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated
joint ventures, medical practices, clinics and rehabilitation
facilities covering a 68-county area and employing more than 8,000
associates. Across the state, Saint Thomas Health provides a wide
variety of inpatient and outpatient services. The clinical programs
and medical facilities are continuously updated to meet both the
changing needs of the community and the challenges posed by
innovations in technology.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to
transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As
one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the
U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate,
personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In
FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons
living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
What You Will Do
As an Associate with Ascension Saint Thomas, you will have the
opportunity to inspect, assemble and evaluate all surgical
instruments and instrument sets to ensure proper sterilization,
completeness of set, and to determine need for
* Performs decontamination of soiled instruments, sterilization
containers and equipment according to established protocols.
* Inspects instruments, equipment and containers to assure
cleanliness and proper functioning.
* Corrects instrument sets according to current standards and
established count sheets and/or instrument tracking systems.
* Maintains proper levels of inventory to ensure availability for
What You Will Need
* Required Credential(s):
* Central Service Tech credentialed from the International
Association of Healthcare Central Service Material Management
(IAHCSMM) obtained within 18 Months (1 1/2 year) of hire date or
job transfer date. Incs hired prior to 1/1/2017 not required to
obtain cert per T.C.A. -- 68-11-239. Also accepted: certified
sterile processing and distribution tech credentialed by the
Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution,
* High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or
Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
* 1 year of experience in sterile processing preferred
Equal Employment Opportunity
Saint Thomas Health Services complies with all applicable federal
and state laws prohibiting discrimination in hiring or employment
practices on the basis of citizenship, race, color, religion,
gender, age, national and ethnic origin, disability, or veteran
No question or item on this application for employment is intended
to secure information to be used for such discrimination.
Information obtained through this application will be used solely
to determine qualifications and suitability for employment. This
application will be valid for a period of 90 days from date of
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to
individuals who have applied for a position using our official
application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of
employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information
Saint Thomas Health participates in the Electronic Employment
Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more
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