Certified Sterile Processing Tech Full Time Evenings 3pm - 11:30pm Possible $5000 Sign on Bonus Tampa at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/19/2020

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    Tampa, FL
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Job Description


Certified Sterile Processing Tech Full Time Evenings at AdventHealth Tampa

Location Address: 3100 E. Fletcher Ave, Tampa, FL

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Tampa

  • AdventHealth Pepin Heart Institute, known across the country for its advances in cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research.
  • Surgical Pioneers – the first in Tampa with the latest robotics in spine surgery
  • Building a brand new, six story surgical and patient care tower which will ensure state of the art medical and surgical car for generations to come
  • Awarded the Get With The Guidelines – Stroke GOLD Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and have been recognized as a recipient of their Target: Stroke Honor Roll for our expertise in stroke care. We have also received certification by The Joint Commission in collaboration with the American Stroke Association as a Primary Stroke Center.

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time Evenings, 3pm-11:30pm, 40 hours per week

You Will Be Responsible For:

• Demonstrates AHS and Florida Hospital Tampas policies, rules and procedures by providing courteous service, assisting lost guests, and problem solving to meet special needs or requests.
• Performs duties in a timely manner and provides updates if delays occur.
• Communicates with courtesy when interacting with internal or external customers, in person or on the telephone.  Prioritizes work through utilization of resource lists.
• Separates and prepares contaminated supplies for cleaning.
• Disassembles, cleans, disinfects and accurately reassembles contaminated instruments and equipment according to product guidelines.
• Prepares, inspects and assembles trays and equipment according to written procedures and infection control guidelines.
• Wraps, labels and seals supplies in accordance to product type.
• Operates and monitors decontamination equipment in accordance with manufacturer guidelines.
• Loads sterilizer carts in accordance with guidelines.  Operates and monitors sterilizers, aerators and heat sealers according to manufacturers guidelines.  Follows guidelines and procedures for sterilization documentation.
• Cleans sterilizers, carts and carriages according to departmental policy.
• Completes daily work routinely and assists others as time allows.
• Demonstrates quality of work at any assignment. Recognized by other team members for dependability.  Follows through on all customer requests.
• Acknowledges customers promptly and courteously.  Promotes customer satisfaction.  
Anticipates need for assistance.  Readily accepts changes to assignments. 
• Follows through on daily resource list. Checks in loaners and reports discrepancies. Provides feedback on system changes.
• Utilizes supplies effectively, without waste.  Utilizes computer system effectively to adjust count sheets or order supplies.  Consistently looks for lost instruments to provide complete sets.
• Prints resource reports as assigned.  Demonstrates basic keyboarding skill.
• Completes tray preparation with instrument list and Hello I am.  Consistently utilizes correct procedure for noting missing items.
• Uses PPE appropriately and universal precautions 100% of the time.  Maintains a clean and uncluttered environment.
• Consistently reports equipment concerns that may pose a risk to coworkers.
• Ensures one of a kind and priority instrumentation is readily available.
• Completes mandatory education requirements.  Completes a minimum of 3 self-study programs.  

• Maintains certification. Demonstrates proficiency in handling a variety of instruments.


What You Will Need:

• Ability to read, write and communicate in English.

• Capable of lifting 35 lbs. independently.

• Prolonged standing.

• Ability to function independently.

• Basic computer skills.

• Ability and willingness to work a flexible schedule including nights and weekends.


• High school graduate or equivalent.

• One year experience in processing and sterilization.


• Current status as a certified registered central service technician (CRCST) or Certified Sterile Processing Distribution Tech (CSPDT).

• Completion of educational requirements to maintain certification.

• Successful completion of an approved central service technician course or competency certification through national organization (IAHCSMM or CBSPD).

• Current Certified Surgical Tech would be considered based on SPD experience and knowledge.

Job Summary:

Responsible for processing and sterilizing medical/surgical supplies and equipment.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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