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The Sterile Processing Technician Per Diem is responsible for the decontamination and distribution of reusable medical equipment in the Sterile Processing department at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center/Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach. He/she retrieves, inspects, sterilizes, and delivers a variety of medical equipment throughout the hospital. The Sterile Processing Technician PD prepares operating room case carts and sterile trays for all areas of the hospital. He/she ensures that carts and trays are promptly distributed and ready for immediate use.
* 1+ years of prior relevant work experience in sterile processing is preferred.
* 2+ years of hospital sterile processing experience is preferred.
* Basic knowledge of aseptic and sterile processing techniques is required.
* International Association of Healthcare Central Service Material Management (IAHCSMM) and/or Certified Board Sterile Processing Department (CBSPD) certification is preferred.