Memorial Health System Lead Sterile Processing Technician in Decatur, Illinois
Serves as a lead worker, technical resource and contact person in the Sterile Processing (SP) Unit. Depending on lead assignment, provides training/education, work prioritization/direction and/or maintenance of the instrumentation inventory and sterilization information in T-DOC. Performs all duties involved in the SP Technician position approximately 25% of the workday.
- Graduation from high school or the equivalent required.
- Certification as a central service technician is required.
- Minimum of 18 months of central sterile processing experience is required.
Demonstrates excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills.
Possesses a comprehensive technical proficiency in all areas of the Sterile Processing function.
Demonstrates excellent organizational, prioritization, and leadership skills.
Demonstrates the ability to train, lead and direct the work of others in all areas of the Sterile Processing function.
May serves as a lead contact person and technical resources on the assigned shift for the SP area.
Assists in developing and communicating procedural changes to staff and follows up to ensure compliance with procedures and regulations.
Assists in developing workflow, training and work measurement methods and procedures for SP Technicians.
Identifies individuals and opportunities for special projects, job enrichment and/or overall development and makes recommendations to leadership.
Identifies potentially hazardous materials, equipment, chemicals, environment and/or situations and promptly secures the necessary resources to ensure safety.
Performs all duties involved in the SP Technician position approximately 25% of the workday.
Performs all duties and responsibilities of any positions within the SP department as required (including shift rotation), particularly during staff shortages or as other business needs dictate.
Handles floor stock medications or medications delivered from pharmacy directly or through the pneumatic tube system. Relocates these medications, in original containers, to designated secure storage locations or delivers to the appropriate licensed staff.
Performs other related work as required or requested.
Requisition ID: 2021-7298
External Company Name: Memorial Health System
Street: 2300 N. Edward St