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Chief Sterile Processing Tech in Spartanburg, SC at Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System

Date Posted: 5/16/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/16/2019

Job Description

Salary: Job Grade 18

POSITION SUMMARY

Responsible for decontamination, cleaning, processing and sterilization of supplies and equipment dispensed by the department following established infection control practices. Willingness to accept new ideas and work under stressful conditions.  Coordinates and develops staff. Provides leadership by example on proper procedure and compliance with regulatory requirements. Assumes responsibility of department in the absence of manager.  Works with manager in developing quality monitors, inservice and orientation programs and assists in investigation of problem areas or complaints concerning intra and interdepartmental operation.  Willingness to be an active SPD team member, to abide by the teams norms and processes and embrace the team's vision. Responsible for short term and long term planning and implementation of all aspects of staff  training and development for Sterile Processing.  Provides orientation training for SPD staff. Reviews annually all inter department to ensure sterility of all supplies. Maintains current knowledge AAMI, OSHA, FDA, and CMS policies and recommendations. Serves as a resource to SPD staff, SPD manager and ancillary departments.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

 

Required:

 

High School and surgical tech diploma

 

 

 

Preferred:

 

 

same

 

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

 

Required

 

5+ years SPD,

5+ years OR and Supervisory experience

 

 

 

Preferred:

 

 

same

 

CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES and/or REGISTRATIONS

 

Required:

 

 

CST and CSPDT

 

 

Preferred:

 

CST and CSPDT

 

 

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

Instrument assembly and sterilization experience. Must be able to read, write and speak English fluently. Must be able to work as a team member with peers and customers in other departments.

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