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Sterile Processing Technicians usually work in healthcare units and handle sterile equipment needed for surgeries and other medical procedures. Typical duties listed on a Sterile Processing Technician resume include sterilizing equipment, assembling parts, maintaining inventories, and ordering equipment and supplies. Those interested in this type of role should demonstrate detail orientation, accuracy, immunization background, responsibility, and time management. Successful resume samples make display of a certificate from a vocation school with focus on sterile equipment processing.

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Sterile Processing Technician

Responsible for the proper care, cleaning, and decontamination of all surgical instrumentation to include specialized electromechanical equipment (cams, scopes, drills); while observing all departmental operating procedures, safety protocols, and technical standards.

  • Operated and serviced several high level disinfecting ultrasonic washers, steam autoclaves, liquid based washer/disinfectors and vaporized hydrogen peroxide sterilization systems (Steris V-Pro).
  • Prepares and distributes operating room and module order requests in accordance with priority identification; providing excellent customer service for problem resolution.
  • Observed and identified equipment discrepancies, completed minor repairs, submitted work requests, and maintained equipment records.
  • Assembled, documented, accounted for, and packaged all instrumentation and sets according to individual department protocols.
  • Maintained a clean and safe environment while observing all personal protective equipment standards, standard precautions, infection control practices.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
2

Sterile Processing Technician

Identified surgical instruments in full detail: how the instruments function, the use of the instrument, and the longevity of the instrument.

  • Central sterilization processing (disassembled, decontaminated, assembled, sterilized and stored procedure trays, instruments, equipment and supplies according to regulatory requirements).
  • Maintained accurate sterilization records, reported repairs and monitored records.
  • Performed all cleaning duties as needed.
  • Checked in and stocked shelves with incoming product.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
International Association Of Healthcare Central Service Material Managements (iahcsmm) Certified Registered Central Service Technician (crcst) -------- 12/2013
3

Materials Coordinator/sterile Processing Technician

Maintained physical inventory by monitoring and adjusting par levels, performing physical counts, and monitoring price changes

  • Negotiated with vendors to assure correct GPO pricing
  • Generated purchase orders and requisitions
  • Identified cost savings by streamlining services, eliminating obsolete items, and utilizing all available contracts
  • Assisted in Sterile Processing as needed
  • Coordinated the purchase of all capital equipment based on surgeon and staff input
  • Serviced and maintained all equipment and instruments including sharpening and Biomedical checks
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Health Science
BA
Psychology
4

Certified Sterile Processing Technician

  • Sterilized and assembled all instrumentation and equipment required for surgery, exams and other medical procedures, on-time to enable quality patient care without interruption.
  • Managed computerized inventory system (PYXIS) for ordering supplies in the Sterile Processing Department with zero recordable errors.
  • Helped maintain an industry-low infection rate of less than 5% by diligently verifying all instruments were clean before processing in the sterilizer.
  • Improved efficiency in the sterilization process by memorizing count sheets and reducing the need to stop and refer back to the procedures.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Surgical Technology
5

Sterile Processing Technician

Assigned as full time sterile processing tech in 5-O.R. outpatient surgery center.

  • Responsible for processing and sterilizing surgical instrumentation and equipment according to established manufacturer and local guidelines.
  • Delivered instrument sets and supplies to the operating room as needed.
  • Maintained sterilization records and reviewed periodically for accuracy.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
HS
Business
C
91d-operating Room Tech
C
Combat Casualty Care Course
6

Sterile Processing Technician

Operated gas plasma sterilizers, high vacuum cleaners and other sterilizers.

  • Maintained records on sterilizing procedures and parameters accurately.
  • Determined and adjusted sterilization sequence parameters.
  • Sterilized surgical instruments as per established procedures and standards.
  • Prepared and labeled surgical instrument as needed.
  • Assisted in arranging instrument sets and ensured availability of adequate supplies.
  • Reprocess endoscopes using proper procedure and protocols.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
7

Central Sterile Processing Technician

Travel Assignment through American Mobile Healthcare
.

  • Managed multiple tasks and priorities effectively to prepare each surgical department for all surgeries performed each day
  • Cleaned, sterilized and assembled patient care equipment, supplies and instruments in compliance with established procedures and proper sterilization methods including Steam, Sterrad, ETO and Steris products and machinery.
  • Decontaminated, processed, sterilized and prepared flexible and rigid scopes
  • Maintained compliance with policies and procedures of the Department of Health, Joint Commission (JCAHO), AMII, OSHA, and CDC, IAHCCSM and other industry standards and regulations as well those of the hospital facility.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
C
Nursing
8

Central Sterile Processing Technician II

  • Responsible for decontamination, cleansing, assembly, and sterilization of surgical instruments.
  • Performed and recorded chemical and biological testing on the Pre-Vacuum and Sterrad sterilizers within the Surgical Core suite.
  • Dedicated to Da Vinci surgical team during 9 month rotation as a Certified Surgical Technician. Scrubbed General, GYN, and Plastic surgical cases. Maintained a sterile environment while passing instruments to the surgeon.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
9

Sterile Processing Technician

Decontaminated, sterilized and prepared surgical instruments needed for the operating room

  • Maintained proper levels of instruments and supplies needed for reprocessing
  • Determined whether each piece of equipment was in proper working condition
  • Determined whether processed instrumentation met the criteria for sterility and use in the Operating Room
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
10

Sterile Processing Technician

  • Assigned as full time sterile processing tech in 5-O.R. outpatient surgery center.
  • Responsible for processing and sterilizing surgical instrumentation and equipment according to established manufacturer and local guidelines.
  • Delivered instrument sets and supplies to the operating room as needed.
  • Maintained sterilization records and reviewed periodically for accuracy.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
HS
Vocational / Business
C
Medical
C
Certificate

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