Sterile Processing Technician II - Sterile Processing - Full Time 8 Hour Nights
Los Angeles, CA 
Posted 1 month ago
Job Description
Sterile Processing Technician II - Sterile Processing - Full Time 8 Hour Nights (Non-Exempt) (Union) Keck Medicine of USC Hospital Los Angeles, California

Under general supervision of the Sterile Processing Supervisor or Sterile Processing Educator, the Sterile Processing Technician (SPT)II serve with basic knowledge of Sterile Processing techniques/skills and is responsible for decontaminating, operationally checking, assembling, sterilizing, and distributing reusable surgical/clinical instrumentation and implants throughout the organization. Operate Steam (autoclave), H2O2 (hydrogen peroxide) and ETO (ethylene oxide) sterilizers, sonic equipment, automated washers and heat sealers. Store, date, rotate and distribute reusable surgical/clinical instrumentation. All in accordance with department and manufacturer IFU guidelines.

The hourly rate range for this position is $20.80 - $35.36. When extending an offer of employment, the University of Southern California considers factors such as (but not limited to) the scope and responsibilities of the position, the candidate's work experience, education/training, key skills, internal peer equity, federal, state, and local laws, contractual stipulations, grant funding, as well as external market and organizational considerations.

Minimum Education: *High School graduation or equivalent *Completion of a Sterile Processing Program or an accredited Surgical Technician program or equivalent experience. If no completion of program, must have an additional three years of experience as a Sterile Processing Tech. Minimum Experience/Knowledge: *Minimum one year of Sterile Processing experience *Basic knowledge of computer systems including Windows OS, keyboard and mouse operation. *Ability to operate complex machinery including washers, ultrasonic cleaners, and sterilizers. *Demonstrated ability to competently perform multiple, complex tasks. *Knowledge of medical terminology. Required License/Certification: *Current Certification as a Sterile Processing Technician through an accredited organization (IAHCSMM, CBSPD) or Valid Certified Surgical Tech (CST) or Surgery-Certified Credential (TS-C) from CAAHEP or ABHES certification. Must be maintained by renewal before expiration date. *LA City Fire and Safety Certification. If no card upon hire, one must be obtained within 30 days of hire, and maintained by renewal before expiration date.

REQ20121432 Posted Date: 12/27/2022
USC is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law or USC policy. USC will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring ordinance.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
3+ years
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