Mar 28, 2018

Central Processing Technician (CPD Tech) (Surgical Tech) Full-Time Nights PERM

  • Boston Medical Center
  • Boston, 02118, United States
Full-Time Health Care

Job Description

The CPD Technician is a certified technician responsible for decontamination, packaging, sterilization, and distribution of medical/surgical supplies. The role is highly technical and detail orientated. The CPD Technician must have a thorough knowledge of microbiology, cleaning procedures, disinfection, sterilization and the care, handling, disassembly and re-assembly of equipment and surgical instrumentation. A CPD Tech must also be thoroughly familiar with case cart/inventory management systems, ordering of supplies and equipment, stocking and maintaining par levels of certain supplies for the operating rooms and labor and delivery. Additional duties include: delivery, retrieval, decontamination, and re-assembly of all patient equipment for the Nursing services and assisting with training junior techs. CPD techs must be flexible for on-call rotation (when applicable), which includes rotating to cover nights, weekends and holiday shifts.

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Benefits Include:
  • Competitive hourly rates & benefits which begin on date of hire.
  • Generous retirement benefits including a pension plan
  • Clinical Ladder Program provides additional compensation for strong clinical and professional skills
  • Leadership & advancement opportunities
  • Competitive differential rates
  • Tuition assistance
  • And more
Job Type: Full-time

Job Requirements:

  • Requires a minimum of a High School Diploma or government recognized equivalent.
  • Requires a Certification as a Certified Registered Central Sterile Technician (CRCST) by the International Association for Central Sterile Healthcare Materiel Management (IAHCSMM), or, as a Central Sterile Professional Department Technician (CSPDT by the American Society of Healthcare Central Sterile Professionals (ASHCSP).
  • Requires 2-5 years prior experience collecting, cleaning, decontaminating, packing, and storing sterile instruments.
  • Requires ability to speak, read, write, and communicate in English effectively with CP Department managers, supervisors, and staff, Charge Nurses, MDs, and staff other clinical and support departments.
  • Ability to accurately interpret and use medical terminology and abbreviations.
  • Ability to access and enter computerized data and information.
  • Organizational skills to effectively set priorities and efficiently complete assigned work.

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