Valley View Medical Center Central Sterile Tech - Certified in Martinsville, Virginia

Participates in a variety of duties involving the assembling, cleaning, sterilizing, wrapping, storage, and issuance of hospital sterile supplies and equipment. Transports equipment and supplies to specific units. Monitors and interprets biological cultures.

Education: High school graduate or equivalent. Certification as registered central service technician required within one year of employment.

Experience: Previous experience in the central sterile supply setting desirable. Requirements will include successful completion of orientation program and competency requirements

Skills: Requires ability to read and write legibly and carry out direction promptly and accurately. Must exhibit effective communication skills and interpersonal skills. Requires the ability to respond quickly and calmly under stressful or emergency situations.

Typical Physical Demands: Requires full range of motion including handling and lifting patients and./or equipment, manual and finger dexterity and eye hand coordination. Requires standing and walking for extensive periods of time. May require lifting and carrying items weighing up to 50 pounds. May require frequent bending, squatting and kneeling. Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range. Requires ability to work under stressful conditions and/or irregular hours. Potential for exposure to communicable diseases and/or body fluids.

Job: *Nursing

Organization: *Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County

Title: Central Sterile Tech - Certified

Location: Virginia-Martinsville

Requisition ID: 7437-2911