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AdventHealth AA* Certified Central Sterile Tech PRN AdventHealth Land O Lakes in Land O' Lakes, Florida


Certified Central Sterile Tech prn AdventHealth Connerton

Location Address: 9441 Health Center Drive Land O' Lakes, Florida 34637

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Connerton

  • Specialty hospital for medically complex patients

  • Pulmonary and Vapotherm Center of Excellence

  • Staff consists of all Registered Respiratory Therapist, 65% BSN or above RN’s, Current staff certifications include CCRN, PCCN, CNML, WCNC, NEA-BC, and RN-BC

  • Onsite BSN completion program partnership with South University with staff discounted rate

  • Simulation Lab and Clinical Transition Pilot Program

Work Hours/Shift:


You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Demonstrates AHS and Florida Hospital Tampa’s policies, rules and procedures by providing courteous service, assisting lost guests, and problem solving to meet special needs or requests.

  • Performs duties in a timely manner and provides updates if delays occur.

  • Communicates with courtesy when interacting with internal or external customers, in person or on the telephone. Prioritizes work through utilization of resource lists.

  • Separates and prepares contaminated supplies for cleaning.

  • Disassembles, cleans, disinfects and accurately reassembles contaminated instruments and equipment according to product guidelines.

  • Prepares, inspects and assembles trays and equipment according to written procedures and infection control guidelines.

  • Wraps, labels and seals supplies in accordance to product type.

  • Operates and monitors decontamination equipment in accordance with manufacturer guidelines.

  • Loads sterilizer carts in accordance with guidelines. Operates and monitors sterilizers, aerators and heat sealers according to manufacturer’s guidelines. Follows guidelines and procedures for sterilization documentation.

  • Cleans sterilizers, carts and carriages according to departmental policy.

  • Completes daily work routinely and assists others as time allows.

  • Demonstrates quality of work at any assignment. Recognized by other team members for dependability. Follows through on all customer requests.

  • Acknowledges customers promptly and courteously. Promotes customer satisfaction. Anticipates need for assistance. Readily accepts changes to assignments.

  • Follows through on daily resource list. Checks in loaners and reports discrepancies. Provides feedback on system changes.

  • Utilizes supplies effectively, without waste. Utilizes computer system effectively to adjust count sheets or order supplies. Consistently looks for lost instruments to provide complete sets.

  • Prints resource reports as assigned. Demonstrates basic keyboarding skill.

  • Completes tray preparation with instrument list and “Hello I am”. Consistently utilizes correct procedure for noting missing items.

  • Uses PPE appropriately and universal precautions 100% of the time. Maintains a clean and uncluttered environment.

  • Consistently reports equipment concerns that may pose a risk to coworkers.

  • Ensures one of a kind and priority instrumentation is readily available.

  • Completes mandatory education requirements. Completes a minimum of 3 self-study programs. Maintains certification. Demonstrates proficiency in handling a variety of instruments.


What You Will Need:

  • High school graduate or equivalent.

  • One year experience in processing and sterilization

  • Current status as a certified registered central service technician (CRCST).

  • Completion of educational requirements to maintain certification.

  • Successful completion of an approved central service technician course or competency certification through national organization (IAHCSMM or NICHSPDP).

  • Ability to read, write and communicate in English.

  • Capable of lifting 35 lbs. independently.

  • Prolonged standing.

  • Ability to function independently.

  • Basic computer skills.

  • Ability and willingness to work a flexible schedule including nights and weekends.

Job Summary:

Responsible for processing and sterilizing medical/surgical supplies and equipment .

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.