Penn State Health Sterile Processing Technician I - Sterile Processing in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Evening

Hours: 3pm - 11:30pm

JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible to perform all duties of Sterile Processing Aide, process specialty instruments and implants as well as assist Supervisors and Sterile Processing Tech IIs in the orientation and training of Sterile Processing Aides and Trainees.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

High School Diploma or GED required.

Must have full certification as a Certified Registered Central Service Technician (have passed the certification exam, and obtained 400 hours of hands-on experience.)

Good oral and written communication skills and computer skills required.

Must have the ability to read, comprehend and follow simple verbal instructions.

Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide, including decimals and fractions.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS*:

Able to stand constantly; walk frequently; sit occasionally.

Able to lift/carry 0-20 lbs frequently; 21-50 lbs occasionally.

Able to push/pull 0-20 lbs frequently; 21-35 lbs occasionally.

Able to climb occasionally; reach constantly.

Able to use hands for simple/firm grasping.

If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email hrsolutions@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

Union: Teamsters