Supv, Central Processing

Beaumont Health
 Royal Oak, MI


Responsible for direct supervision of Central Processing Technicians. Responsible for resolution of any operational problems, as well as to maintain the department policies and procedures. Implement new procedures and coordinate in services in conjunction with the Administrative Manager, OR/CPD Educators and Surgical Materials Managers


  1. Plan, organize and direct the day-to-day work of subordinates and assist in management of daily departmental operations.
  2. Respond to and resolve majority of the front-line operational problems.
  3. Coordinate in services, meetings, training and orientation of new personnel in conjunction with the CPD educator, manager and surgical materials manager.
  4. Maintain discipline and corrective actions, as warranted.
  5. Assist in interviewing candidates for position openings and make hiring recommendations.
  6. Develop new procedures and update current ones.
  7. Accumulate QI statistics and report to manager.
  8. Demonstrates the delivery of excellent customer service by exhibiting the hospital’s ten customer service behaviors in every aspect of the job (100%).

This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. It should be understood, therefore, that incumbents may be asked to perform job-related duties beyond those explicitly described.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.

  1. Education / Training:
  • High school diploma. Knowledge of surgical equipment. One to two years of college preferred.
  1. Work Experience:
  • Five years’ experience as a Central Processing Tech required. Computer experience required. One year of management experience required.
  1. Certification, Licensure, Registration:
  • Central Processing Certification required.
  1. Other Qualifications:
  • Effective communication skills, verbal and written. Effective interpersonal skills. Detailed knowledge of department operations. Good technical skills related to Central Services. Knowledge of medical terminology. Able to understand and correctly assembly complex medical instrumentation.