Certified Sterile Processing and Distribution Technician (SPD Technician)

Washington D.C.
Jun 13, 2018
Aug 28, 2018
Specialty Trades
Full Time
Position Description:
This position monitor receives, decontaminate, inspect, assemble, sterilize, issue and deliver surgical instruments, equipment and supplies to all units in the hospital. This position requires skill in working with computers in order to enter materials management information. This position requires the knowledge of operation for decontamination, sterilization and disposal equipment. Must be decisive, detail oriented, have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must be able to problem solve and work independently to assist customers. Must be able to lift up to 70 lbs. and to push/pull carts weighting 150 lbs. Must be able to bend/stoop/reach and stand most of the day.

Required Education and Experience:
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • SPD Technician Certification required. (CRCST)
  • At least 3 years of SPD experience in all general areas of the SPD
  • Initiative and ability to work independently and as a member of a team.
  • Effective interpersonal, communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to make sound judgment