Central Sterile Supply Technician
The CSS Technician will provide support for the manufacturing processing facility which includes: facility cleanliness, reprocessing of sterile reusable and disposable instruments and equipment, processing environment set-up and break-down and assisting the processing personnel throughout their assigned shift. CSS Technicians are responsible for maintaining facility cleaning schedules, sterilization logs, and other process documentation.
Ensure case carts and center core supply areas are restocked as necessary to maintain scheduled work flow.
Perform processing /packaging room set-up responsibilities and ensure rooms ready for use prior to processing personnel arrival for each case.
Perform processing/packaging room break-down following completion of each processing case as instructed and scheduled
Perform facility cleaning as needed and as scheduled to ensure compliance with SOP’s, and Facility Cleaning Schedule. Cleaning of visibly contaminated or soiled areas shall be accomplished immediately.
Decontaminate and clean used equipment and supplies requiring resterilization/reprocessing between uses. Contain and properly dispose of contaminated waste generated from processing facility. Maintain facility waste receptacles including laundry, regular waste, hazardous waste and hazardous sharps, in accordance with THB SOPs and industry requirements.
Prepare instruments, supplies, and equipment for and perform sterilization runs using both Ethylene Oxide and Steam systems. Ensure all systems are run according to manufacturer instructions, Safety requirements and guidelines, and SOPs.
Enforce strict adherence to facility gowning requirements at all times.
Performs other related duties as required.
Comply with all company policies, procedures, and SOPs.
Adhere to the letter and spirit of the company Code of Conduct, the AdvaMed Code, MedTech Code, and all other company policies. Ensure Compliance with applicable governmental laws, rules, and regulations, both in the United States and internationally, by completing introductory and annual training and maintaining knowledge of compliance as it applies to your role.
Represent the company in a professional manner and uphold the highest standards of ethical business practices and socially responsible conduct in all interactions with other employees, customers, suppliers, and other third parties of Globus.
High school diploma/GED preferred or at least lyear related work experience.
1 year of manufacturing experience. Working in an aseptic/sterile environment and/or Tissue Processing or operating room preferred.
Experience with the use of precision measuring equipment such as calipers and micrometers and operation of electrical and pneumatic cutting, drilling, and routing equipment.
Excellent organizational and verbal/written communication skills with the ability to understand and communicate (speak, read & write) in English
Must have basic computer knowledge skills.
Demonstrated organization skills and attention to detail.
Flexible in working hours.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 65 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.