SP Technician (Sterile Processing_QMCP)
- Jan 14, 2017 Post Date
- 116701 Requisition #
I. JOB SUMMARY/RESPONSIBILITIES
Performs supply processing and distribution functions according to prescribed procedures and techniques.
II. TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
Essential demands include standing, walking, stooping/bending, finger dexterity, seeing, hearing, speaking; pushing/pulling up to 200 pounds; static gripping of an object for prolonged periods. Frequent: kneeling, carrying weight of 20 pounds up to 40 pounds; reaching above, at and below shoulders. Occasional: sitting, climbing stairs, walking on uneven ground; squatting, twisting body, repetitive arm/hand motions. Operates sterilizers, patient care equipment, dryer, steam gun, computer.
III. TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
Some exposure to extreme hot or cold while in decontam, subjected to noise/vibration from steam gun and sterilizers. Frequently exposed to hazardous materials (detergents and antiseptic solutions); works with operating equipment.
IV. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
A. Education/Certification and Licensure:
1.Ability to speak, read, write and understand English both orally and in writing.
2.Academic background with courses in general and biologic science and the ability to understand procedures relating to sterile techniques and processing, infection control procedures, patient care equipment, supply functions and inventory control procedures.
3.Successful completion of Central Service Training course preferred.
1.One year experience as SP Aide or comparable work experience.