Behind every patient success is the dedication of a unique team of skilled and talented individuals who help make the Keck Medical Center of USC one of region's premier medical facilities. As a member of the USC health care team, you will help build upon the university's exceptional expertise in patient care as well taking advantage of our excellent compensation package that could include shift and weekend differentials, online rewards-based scheduling, and generous educational benefits. Come be a part of a world-class health care facility and an important member of the Trojan family. This position is responsible for providing the daily resource support to the operating room and the hospital related to equipment, instrumentation and surgical supplies. The Technician coordinates the activities engaged in decontaminating, cleaning, processing and assembling, storing and distributing sterile trays and supplies utilized for the care, treatment of Operating Room patients. Requirements Minimum Education: - Must be a graduate of a state approved, accredited school of Surgical Technology or Central Service. Minimum Experience/Knowledge: - Prefer one-year experience in an OR/CSPD environment. Experience in OR/Acute hospital preferred. - Minimum one year experience working with hospital equipment preferred. Thorough knowledge of handling and cleaning of all medical equipment per recommended infection control guidelines. Thorough knowledge of sterile technique as it relates to handling of disposable supplies. Able to mobilize equipment timely to areas needing equipment. Assists with performing stock inventories and restocking of supplies or instrumentation for operating room or CSPD as need arises. Must be extremely organized. Demonstrate excellent customer service behavior. Thorough knowledge of all surgical instruments and supplies utilized within the perioperative arena. Knowledge of sterile technique as it applies to supply distribution and sterile instrument processing. - Ability to speak, read, and write English. Displays behaviors conducive to excellent customer service. - Computer literacy preferred. One year experience in CSPD preferred. Required License/Certification: - Surgical Technology or Central Service Technician Certificate preferred at time of hire, required within one year of employment. - A Fire and Safety card must be presented upon hire or must be obtained at our facility within the first 90 days of hire and maintained by renewing before expiration date. The University of Southern California values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.
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University of Southern California - 21 months ago