Swedish Health Services Central Service Technician - Sterile Processing in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Material Distribution and Receiving Technician (1.0 FTE, Night Shift) to work in the Sterile Processing at First Hill in Seattle, WA.
We are seeking a detail-oriented individual to utilizes a computerized MMIS (Materials Management Information System) and associated hardware / software, to conduct physical inventories, replenishment of supply areas (such as patient care and ancillary areas), receive incoming stock and non-stock freight and parcel shipments, and put away inventory items.
In this position you will:
Assists in record keeping and verification of equipment.
Performs duties including decontamination and sterilization of instruments and equipment; and inspecting and assembling surgical instruments, equipment, trays, and packs. Fills surgery case carts from predetermined listings. Delivers case carts to surgical/interventional area.
Able to relate to and work in all of the Department’s areas on assigned shift.
Operates all sterilizers using appropriate sterilization techniques at appropriate campus according to manufacturer instructions.
Identifies and reports supply, equipment, and procedure problems.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High school diploma or equivalent experience
Completion of formal Central Services Technician course or successfully challenged Course test.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
1 year Related experience with surgical instrumentation in hospital Sterile Processing/ Central Services environment.
Materials management and/or supply chain experience.
About the First Hill Campus.
The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington state and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Our Vision is Health for a Better World.
Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Administrative (Non-Clinical)
Work Locations: First Hill Main Bldg (WA145) 747 Broadway Seattle, 98122
Req ID: 318786