Job Description

Payroll Title:
STERILE PROCESSING TCHN 3
Department:
THORNTON CENTRAL SVC/EQPT RNTL
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
La Jolla Medical Center
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
100%
Union:
EX Contract
Total Openings:
1
Work Schedule:
Variable, 8 hrs/day, Monday-Friday

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.

#109290 Instrument Coordinator

Filing Deadline: Thu 10/28/2021

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: https://ucnet.universityofcalifornia.edu/news/2021/10/flu-vaccination-requirement-for-uc-students,-faculty-and-staff-issued-for-2021-2022.html

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 05/12/2021 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 05/21/2021. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

DESCRIPTION

Under general supervision, responsible and accountable for all activities and competencies related to supply, inventory, and equipment management. Responsible for accurate instrument sets, assessment, evaluation of instrument tray packaging. Prepares instrument refurbishing schedules, maintained organized work area, and accounts for instrumentation released or received for refurbishing. Determines appropriate instrument needs and assesses instrument vendors as appropriate. Works closely with Operating Room team, Sterile Processing team, and vendors to assure concise communication. Uses instrument tracking system to review missing instruments, creates and updates count sheets, and running reports for instrumentation. Coordinates instrument repair with all vendors, assess instrument trails, and evaluations with vendors. May perform other related duties as assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Certified Registered Central Service Tech through IAHCSMM.

  • BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date

  • Two (2) years direct experience in performing SPD duties in an acute care facility.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of experience in surgical service or sterile processing.
  • CIS Certification from IAHSCMM.
  • Three (3) years of experience performing SPD duties.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
  • Must be able to work various hours, days, shifts, on-call and various locations based on the 24-hour Medical Center's business needs.

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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UC San Diego is a smoke and tobacco free environment. Please visit smokefree.ucsd.edu for more information.

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