Employment Opportunities

SPD Worker II - Sterile Processing

The Sterile Processing Department is seeking an experienced sterile processer to prepare, clean, maintain and distribute required supplies and equipment to designated medical and nursing areas.  This is a Registry/On-call position.  Sinai Health System is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D. TTY number: 773-257-6289.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES:

• Assemble, sterilize, test and wrap instrument trays and supply packs.

• Identify, stock, and distribute supplies within department.

• Perform testing procedures, sterilizer functions; interpret sterilizer recording charts and displays; test indicators and devices.

• Fill and deliver surgical case carts.

• Remove used supplies, soiled linen and waste from surgical case carts.

• Operate and clean steam and gas sterilizers, washer-sterilizers, sonic cleaners, steam gun, cart washer, and labeling devices.

• Clean working areas including sinks, storage shelving, cupboards, cabinets, and drawers.

• Screen, sort and fold clean linen.

• Load and unload sterilizers, aerators, and linen carts. Lift and deliver supply cartons and gas cylinders

• Prepare and complete required record and reports such as sterilizer load records, instrument tray counts, and case cart requisitions.

Shifts Available:

Registry/Per Diem

Job Requirements

MINIMUM EDUCATION:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent is required.
  • Certification of a Central Service Technician Training course or 2 yrs. on the job experience.
  • Thorough knowledge of surgical instruments, equipment and experience in the operating of terminal sterilization and/ or sanitization equipment.

MINIMUM WORK EXPERIENCE:

  • 1 to 3 yrs. experience as a Central Processing Technician or Operating Room Technician.

 

Special Instructions on how to apply:

To apply for this position please email your resume to marisa.robertson@sinai.org with the position title in the subject line. You may also fax your resume to (773)257-6290 attention Marisa Robertson. Applications can also be obtained in person at 15th and California from the Human Resources department Monday - Friday from 8:30am - 4:30pm.

Location

1500 S. California Avenue, Chicago, IL 60608

Department

Sterile Processing

Hours

Registry

Shift

Rotating

Contact

marisa.robertson@sinai.org