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Lead Central Sterile Tech Job

Job Number: NH18304

Job Title: Lead Central Sterile Tech

Department: Central Supply - 1304496

Facility: Newport Hospital

Location: Newport, RI

High school graduate or equivalent. Proficiency in the principles of medical and surgical aseptic techniques required; knowledge of surgical instruments, equipment, and surgical case cart system preferred.
International Association of Central Service and Material Management (IAHCSMM) or Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution (CBSPD) certification in good standing required.
Computer proficiency required; knowledge of Centricity Preoperative Manager Report Tree or similar software program, as well as Microsoft Office preferred.


Two years experience in a Sterile Processing Department or related field. Ability to push heavy carts and lift heavy objects required.

Under the general supervision of the SPD Supervisor, coordinates routine operational activities of the Sterile Processing Department in order to provide sterile, medical and surgical supplies and medical equipment to Operating Room, Nursing Units, and other medical and surgical treatment departments of the hospital.