Performs a variety of tasks
related to the preparation of instruments and equipment for procedures and
surgeries. Operates sterilizing and decontamination units using different
agents, which may include steam, hydrogen peroxide, paracetic acid, ethylene
oxide, and glutaraldehyde. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, instrument processing, distribution,
inventory, equipment decontamination and record keeping functions under general
- High School Diploma, GED or equivalent is required
- Knowledge of medical terminology, surgical instrumentation, supplies, equipment is required.
- Previous experience in a healthcare setting is preferred.