Akron Children's Hospital has been caring for children since 1890, and our pediatric specialties are ranked among the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report. With two hospital campuses, regional health centers and more than 50 primary and specialty care locations throughout Ohio, we're making it easier for today's busy families to find the high-quality care they need. In 2020, our health care system provided more than 1.1 million patient encounters. We also operate neonatal and pediatric units in the hospitals of our regional health care partners. Every year, our Children's Home Care Group nurses provide thousands of in-home visits, and our School Health nurses manage clinic visits for students from preschool through high school. With our Quick Care Online virtual visits and Akron Children's Anywhere app, we're here for families whenever and wherever they need us. Learn more at akronchildrens.org.
To treat every child as we would our own
To treat others as they would like to be treated
To turn no child away for any reason
Prior to the start date, full COVID-19 vaccination is required for employment. Full vaccination is defined as 14 days after the last received vaccination. Boosters are excluded from this requirement.
We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.
Full Time Days
Summary: The Sterile Processing Inventory Technician is responsible for a combination of the following functions: decontamination, correct assembly and sterilization of all instruments, and inventory control of Sterile Processing and Operating Room [OR] supplies.
Responsibilities: 1.Responsible for decontamination, correct assembly and sterilization of all instruments and equipment
2.Responsible for inventory control of Sterile Processing and OR supplies.
3.Must have working knowledge of regulatory standards for universal precautions, sterilization, and regulatory standards biological monitoring.
4.Ability to operate all sterilization equipment and recognize equipment malfunctions.
5.Follows procedures for ordering and receiving supplies
6.Participates in educational efforts for the department, unit, and hospital.
7.Participates in various hospital activities as appropriate and as directed by the Manager.
8.Other duties as required.
Other information: Technical Expertise 1.Experience in sterile processing is preferred.
2.Experience in inventory control is preferred.
3.Experience working with all levels within an organization is required.
4.Proficiency in MS Office [Outlook, Excel, Word] or similar software is required.
Education and Experience 1.Education: High school diploma or equivalent is required.
2.Certification: Certified Registered Central Service Technician is required within two years of employment.
3.Years of relevant experience: 0 to 2 years is preferred.
Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.
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