Sterile Processing Tech (SPT) - Traveler's welcome

Job Title
Sterile Processing Tech (SPT) - Traveler's welcome
Job ID
Begin Date
Ithaca,  NY 14850
Other Location
Sterile Processing Tech (SPT)
  • 13-week contract
  • Primarily Day Shift - split shift, 11a-7p
  • 40 hour work week - 5-8 hr shifts 
  • Must be COVID-19 vaccinated or willing to do weekly COVID testing        
Pay Rate: 45.00/HR
Travel Rate: 2,056.00/Week for Travel 

Special Qualifications (License/Certification:
• Certification (IAHCSMM or CBSPD)

Required Knowledge, Skill and Ability Expectations:
• Knowledge of equipment function sufficient to be able to determine operational adequacy and to distinguish between operator error and equipment malfunction.
• Knowledge of applicable sanitary, infection control, and safety standards sufficient to be able to perform all assignments within the safety parameters.
• Knowledge sufficient to be able to assemble and wrap appropriate instruments, supplies and equipment.
• Knowledge of processes, procedures, quality assurance, chemicals and medical instruments sufficient to be able to decontaminate and sterilize equipment, supplies and instruments.
• Ability to lift and move trays of instruments and patient care equipment, i.e., IV pumps, monitors, up to 25 lbs.
• Must have good telephone manners and problem-solving skills.
• Able to perform bending, lifting, and washing using decontamination processes, which will include instrument pans, bins, trays, and carts of various sizes. Tactile differentiation, e.g. temperature, moisture.
• Skill in cleaning specialized equipment.