Sterilization Technician at Mayo Clinic
Posted in General Business 10 days ago.
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Location: Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Disassembles, cleans, prepares, sterilizes and distributes trays, instruments and equipment according to prescribed procedures and aseptic technique. Monitors and documents all chemical, mechanical and biological indicators to ensure sterility. Assists in maintaining department inventory and equipment. Dispenses surgical supplies to the Operating Room.
High School diploma or equivalent.
Successful completion of a vocational program for Sterile Processing preferred. Sterile processing and/or healthcare experience in a hospital setting preferred.
Ability to read and communicate effectively in English. Willingness to accept new ideas and work under stressful conditions. Basic computer knowledge.
License or certification
Certification as a Central Processing Technician (CRCST) within 2 years of hire.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $14.65 per hour.
Hours / Pay period
64 hours every two week pay period
Variable evening/night shifts with rotating holidays. Position may work 8 and/or 12 hour shifts.
Varying weekend rotation, approximately every third weekend.
Eau Claire, with a metro area of 163,000 is home to the 11,000 students at the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire. Strong schools, low crime rate, and a reasonable cost of living may be expected. With an abundance of outdoor activities, Eau Claire was ranked #4 on the list of "Americas best towns" (Outside Magazine, 2015) The city also serves as the retail center for west central Wisconsin and the major metro area of Minneapolis/St. Paul is 90 minutes away. Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire is recognized as a Best Hospital in Northwestern Wisconsin and within the top 10 for Hospitals in Wisconsin (U.S. News & World Report, 2015-2016).
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Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).