University of Texas Health Science Center Sterile Processing Technician-Associate in San Antonio, Texas

Job Description

Responsible for sterilizing and decontaminating surgical instruments for use in the clinic to include setup of instrument trays and surgical cart assembly and delivery for clinic use.

Job Duties

Job Duty

Sets-up instrument trays for operations and ensures standard trays are ready for emergency distribution. Assembles surgical carts and maintains the inventory of instruments and disposables.

Percentage Of Time 25

Job Duty

Sterilizes and gives routine care to clinical instruments, supplies and equipment.

Percentage Of Time 30

Job Duty

Performs preventive maintenance on clinic hand pieces and other clinic equipment. Ensures proper utilization and compliance with clinic equipment loan policies; follows up on loaned equipment.

Percentage Of Time 20

Job Duty

Dispenses equipment to students, faculty and all specialty departments on a daily basis.

Percentage Of Time 20

Job Duty

Makes recommendations to manager regarding tray setups, handpieces and equipment that is needed to meet the demands of the clinic.

Percentage Of Time 5

EEO Statement

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer which includes protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Salary: Competitive

Required Qualifications: High school diploma or GED with one (1) year of sterile processing experience.

Career Family: Clinical Programs & Services

Job Title: Sterile Processing Technician-Associate

Work Location: Center for Oral Health Care (UT Dentistry)

Benefits Eligible?: Yes

Work Schedule: Monday -Friday; 10:00 AM-7:00 PM; schedule may vary

Number of hours per week: 40

Is this position required to drive a UT vehicle?: No

Combination of Relevant Education and Experience accepted: No

Requisition Number: 20163388

Type of Recruitment: Open Recruitment (open to UTHSCSA and non-UTHSCSA employees)

Security Sensitive Statement: All positions are security sensitive and will require criminal background checks.