Swedish Medical Center Central Services Technician in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Central Services Technician to work at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.
This is a 1.0 FTE, night shift position.
The Central Services Technician is responsible for all task-based Central Services activities. Works with and under the guidance of the Lead Central Service Technician, Central Services Coordinator, and Materials Coordinator to prioritize tasks in order to support clinical operations effectively and efficiently. Expected to fulfill varying weekend coverage. Expected to provide support and coverage across all Swedish campuses as needed. May occasionally work overtime.
In this position you will:
Decontaminate, assembly and sterilization of surgical instruments
Assemble and deliver surgical and interventional procedure case carts
Receive and Distribute of Central Services supplies
Use an electronic handheld ordering device to par, order, and replenish soft supplies in the surgical core
Required qualifications for this position include:
High School diploma or GED
Completion of formal Central Services Technician course or successfully challenged Course test
Provisional or Certified Registered Central Service Technician issued by the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materiel Management (IAHCSMM) or Current Certified Sterile Processing and Distribution Technician issued by the Certification Board for Sterile Processing & Distribution (CBSPD) is required.
Surgical instrument knowledge
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
1 year related experience with surgical instrumentation in hospital Sterile Processing/ Central Services environment preferred.
Materials management and/or supply chain experience is strongly preferred.
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 a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.
Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. 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: Sterile Processing Techs (Central Services Techs)
Work Locations: First Hill Broadway 1 (WA199) 601 Broadway Seattle, 98122
Req ID: 208539