Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Frisco

Sterile Processing Tech II / Sterile Processing (SPD) / FT / 3:00 pm – 11:30 pm / M-F with call

Position Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Certification (CRCST) through IAHCSMM or CRSPT through CBSPD is required within 6 months of hire.
  • 2-3 years experience as an Instrument Room Technician.
  • Experience with all types of sterilizers.
  • Knows operating room instrumentation.
  • Organized in setting up operating room instrument tray.
  • Understand the operation of steam/ gravity sterilizer.
  • Understands Low-Temperature Gas sterilizers (Sterrad®).

Position Responsibilities:

  • Maintains the inventory of instrumentation and supplies necessary for the smooth functioning of the instrument room.
  • Communicates and works effectively with all personnel, physicians, associated hospital departments, and outside vendors.
  • Demonstrates dependability and accountability.
  • Seeks continued growth.
  • Actively participates in the hospital’s Continuous Quality Improvement Program.
  • Responsible for providing sterile instrumentation for all surgical cases.
  • Cleans, disinfects, counts, wraps, and sterilizes all instrumentation according to AAMI, Joint Commission, OSHA, and AORN standards.
  • Maintains accurate count sheets for all instrument sets.
  • Verifies consignment instrumentation with vendor representative to ensure contents, tray count, procedures, pick-up, date, etc.
  • Initiates ordering CS supplies as needed.
  • Maintains autoclave log books and Steris/Sterrad log book records in an effective and accurate manner.
  • Accurately runs and records biological control and tests daily.