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Intermountain Healthcare Central Processing Technician - Full Time Graves in St. George, Utah

Job Description:

This position is responsible for ensuring that all surgical supplies, instruments and equipment are properly inventoried, decontaminated, assembled, inspected, packaged, sterilized, stored, distributed and tracked in a quality / timely manner throughout the hospital. Will train to perform these duties independently and without close supervision.

Posting Specifics

  • Entry Rate: $17.00

  • Benefits Eligible: Yes, check them out here (

  • Shift Details: Full Time- 36 hours/week- Graves

  • Department: Central Processing- St George

  • Additional Details: Shift, Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday, 6:00p-6:30a

Job Essentials

  • Disassemble, clean, decontaminate, and disinfect surgical instruments.

  • Assemble, protect, wrap, contain, peel pack and label surgical instruments.

  • Sterile instruments and equipment

  • Pull case carts.

  • Clean, troubleshoot and correctly use CP equipment.

  • Perform and record all biological and chemical sterilization tests.

  • Issue and receive durable, moveable clinical equipment.

  • Issue sterile supplies to using areas.

  • Perform inventory duties as required.

  • Verify that all sterilization processes have been completed and met parameters before making equipment available for use.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must attain Central Processing Certification from IAHCSMM within one year of hire date.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ongoing need for employee to see and read information, labels, sterile indicator tags, colors, operate equipment, identify equipment and supplies.

  • Frequent interactions with care providers that require employee to verbally communicate as well as hear and understand spoken information, alarms, needs, and issues quickly and accurately, particularly during emergency situations.

  • Manual dexterity of hands and fingers to manipulate complex and delicate equipment with precision and accuracy. This includes frequent computer use and typing for documenting, accessing needed information, etc.

  • Expected to lift and utilize full range of movement to transfer equipment. Will also bend to retrieve, lift, reach and carry supplies and equipment. Typically includes items of varying weights, up to and including heavy items.

  • Need to walk and assist with transporting, obtaining and distributing supplies and equipment. This includes pushing/pulling portable equipment, including heavy items. Often required to navigate crowded and busy rooms (full of equipment, power cords on the floor, etc.).

  • May be expected to stand in a stationary position with person protective equipment for an extended period of time.


St George Regional Hospital

Work City:

St George

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Equal Opportunity Employer

Intermountain Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

The primary intent of this job description is to set a fair and equitable rate of pay for this classification. Only those key duties necessary for proper job evaluation and/or labor market analysis have been included. Other duties may be assigned by the supervisor.

All positions subject to close without notice. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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