Sterile Processing Technician

Processes supplies, instruments and equipment. Restocks and maintains storage of supplies and case cart system. Assists in other departmental functions/duties as needed or directed to assure safe, effective, efficient, speedy patient care.

  • Processes instruments, supplies and equipment according to established policies and procedures.
  • Maintains an adequate supply of packs and supplies to meet area needs including inventory control, proper labeling and labeling of packages.
  • Responsible for reporting faulty equipment and deficiencies in procedures.
  • Participates in educational programs and inservice meetings.
  • Assists with care and maintenance of department equipment and supplies.

Follows established City of Hope and department policies, procedures, objectives, performance improvement, attendance, safety, environmental, and infection control guidelines, including adherence to the workplace Code of Conduct and Compliance Plan. Practices a high level of integrity and honesty in maintaining confidentiality.

Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:

Minimum Education: Post High School Vocational/Specialized Training. Experience may substitute for minimum education requirements. Maintains knowledge in surgical and medical technology through inservices/courses.

Minimum Experience: One year sterile processing experience in an acute care setting.

Required License/Certification: CPR, required. CRCST (Certified Registered Central Service Technician), preferred.

About City of Hope

City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 4000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy. Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation’s 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.

City of Hope is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


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