HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Central Sterile Technician - Full Time in Orem, Utah

_Timpanogos Regional Hospital_

Timpanogos Regional Hospital in Utah County offers invaluable expertise gained from delivering exceptional patient care since 1998. We may not be bigger, but we strive to be better as our hospital is dedicated to providing high-quality healthcare. We meet that standard through changes in upgrading technology and advanced procedures. While these changes may be constant, our tradition of caring and healing will never fade.

Central Sterile Tech

Position Summary: Under the direction of the Manager, Supervisor or Charge Person isindependently capable of functioning in all areas of the department. May be assigned supervisor responsibilities in any area or act as lead in any designated area at various times.


A. Licensure/ Certification/ Registration: Must have certificate of completion for Sterile Processing Course or demonstrates acceptable knowledge of microbiology, anatomy, etc.,as determined by Director.

B. Education: High School graduate or equivalent preferred.

C. Experience: Must have experience in all areas of Sterile Processing. And at least one year experience.


Functional Requirements: Required sufficient vision and hearing to perform duties. Requiresfrequent bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of trays/equipment, and sufficient manual dexterity to operate therapeutic equipment. Must be able to stand for long periods at atime and walk up/down stairs frequently. Must be able to lift and carry at least 25-35 pounds unassisted.


Personal Protective Equipment: This position requires the use of personal protective equipment duringvarious tasks/activities. Personal protective equipment includes, but is not limited to, back support belts, gloves, masks, gowns, shoe covers, and safety glass

Key Accountabilities / Competencies

  1. Able to print appropriate doctors preference list, assemble case cart and fill requisitions.
  2. Assembles all necessary equipment and supplies to meet patient and surgeon needs.
  3. Demonstrates a concern for efficiency and cost effectiveness {Value Analysis}.
  4. Displays team spirit by assisting with special project assignments.
  5. Follows established policies and procedures to identify and reduce the risks of acquiring or transmitting infection.
  6. Follows through on problems that may compromise effective job performance by using appropriate chain of command.
  7. Knowledgeable to perform all functions and operations pertaining to the sterilizers. Responsible foroperating sterilizers, aerators and their monitoring cleaning.
  8. Must know microbiology, instrumentation and hand cleaning techniques of equipment and machines.
  9. Performs well in stressful and emergency situations.
  10. Serves as a mentor or educational resource for new employees and students.

Title: Central Sterile Technician - Full Time

Location: Utah-Orem-Timpanogos Regional Hospital

Requisition ID: 06042-33185