HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Central Sterile Tech Certified in Oviedo, Florida

Oviedo Medical Center , opening in Jan 2017- a 64-Bed acute care hospital with a 22-bed emergency department, will bring a full range of healthcare services to Seminole County and surrounding communities. The hospital’s modern design and up-to-date technology will provide a world-class facility to support local physicians and delivering excellent patient care. Very well positioned, less than a mile off of a major highway (417). Oviedo is a growing community less than 20 minutes Northeast of Downtown Orlando. This provides access to a high amount of activities, events, attractions but not entrenched in the heaviest populated area. Great area for families as it’s zoned for very strong schools. Also less than an hour to the beach!

POSITION SUMMARY: Under general supervision cleans, sterilizes, and assembles surgical instruments and equipment. Ensures that all floors and patient care departments have appropriate patient care equipment, instrument trays and other needed supplies available at all times. Responds to special requests from surgery and all patient care floors in a timely and customer service oriented manner.


  • Cleans and decontaminates surgical instruments and equipment using detergents and disinfecting solutions.

  • Wraps, seals and accurately labels items that are to be sterilized.

  • Sterilizes instruments, equipment, linen and related supplies using sterilizers according to manufacturer’s instructions.

  • Prepares surgical sets and instruments according to prescribed procedures ensuring that all instrumentation is correct and accurate.

  • Ensures that all instrument cards are kept up to date and accurate.

  • Stores sterilized and prepared supplies and equipment in designated areas or returns to user departments.

  • Informs bio-med of equipment no longer service able or other problems that arise.

  • Demonstrates Customer Service behaviors.

  • Regular, punctual and dependable attendance.

  • Other duties as assigned.

    Shift 7a-3p no weekends


  • High School graduate or equivalent required

  • Training as Surgical Technologist preferred


  • Certification in Sterile Processing required


  • Previous SPD experience preferred

Title: Central Sterile Tech Certified

Location: Florida-Oviedo-Oviedo Medical Center

Requisition ID: 26750-97