HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Central Sterile Technician PRN in Jacksonville, Florida

Memorial Hospital (an HCA facility) is located less than 20 miles from the beaches of Jacksonville. We are the premiere medical facility in the Jacksonville area featuring a Certified Chest Pain Center, Certified Stroke Center as well as a dedicated Heart Center. Memorial Hospital is also a U.S. News and World Report Best Hospital.

TheCentral Sterile Technician’sprimary responsibility is the processing and quality control of surgical instruments, and the monitoring of sterilization/decontamination equipment used in the Operating Room. The position requires a thorough knowledge of surgical instrumentation/equipment decontamination, sterilization principles and practices, instrument tray assembly and inventory control.


  • Completes position responsibilities in a timely manner
  • Demonstrates ability to set priorities
  • Has knowledge of instruments and assembles properly
  • Ensures accuracy and completeness of work performed
  • Recognizes unsafe conditions of instruments or equipment and reports such conditions to the proper source
  • Differentiates sterilization methods required fro specific instruments and equipment
  • Understands proper cleaning and sterilization techniques
  • Maintains accurate records
  • Coordinates the processing of instruments and instrument trays according to the O.R. schedule
  • Packages and wraps instruments appropriately
  • Maintains the work area throughout the shift
  • Collects soiled equipment from nursing units and delivers to decontamination area
  • Cleans all equipment and carts according to standard procedures
  • Replenished carts as needed

EDUCATION: * High School Diploma/GED or equivalent is preferred


EXPERIENCE: * At least 1 year Sterile Processing experience is preferred

SHIFT: * Currently looking for day shift coverage * Please list any/all shifts you are available to work during the application process

Title: Central Sterile Technician PRN

Location: Florida-Jacksonville-Memorial Hospital of Jacksonville

Requisition ID: 02525-11281