Sterile Processing Technician

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Miscellaneous


SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Doyou have the career opportunities you want in your current role? We have anexciting opportunity for you to join the nation's largest provider ofhealthcare services as a SterileProcessing Technician.

At Memorial HealthUniversity Medical Center we want to ensure your needs are met. We offer avariety of comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans along with someunique benefitsincluding:

    • Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs
    • Paid Personal Leave
    • 401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years ofservice)
    • Identity Theft Protection discounts
    • Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
    • Adoption Assistance
    • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)

Weare seeking a Sterile ProcessingTechnician to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with highquality, efficient care. We are an amazing team that works hard to support eachother and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care isas meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now!

The SterileProcessing Technician has the primary responsibility of processing and maintainingquality control of surgical instruments, and the monitoring ofsterilization/decontamination equipment used in Surgical Services. The SterileProcessing Technician is also responsible for cleaning and disinfectingequipment and supplies that are used throughout the hospital. The positionrequires a thorough knowledge of surgical instrumentation/equipmentdecontamination, sterilization principles and practices, instrument trayassembly and inventory control.

What you will do in this role:

  • Youwill provide hospital departments, including but not limited to, the OR, the EmergencyRoom and Labor and Delivery, with sterile instruments and trays in accordance withdepartmental policies and procedures
  • You will properly decontaminate, clean, inspect, assemble,package, sterilize, store, distribute and document reusable surgical instrumentsand equipment according to established procedures
  • Youwill collect soiled equipment from nursing units and deliver to thedecontamination area
  • You will be responsible for the ordering of supplies and instrumentsand pulling of cases 
  • Youwill be required to keep accurate and legible records
  • You will be required to transport patients as needed
  • Youwill replenish carts as needed


  • AHigh School Diploma or GED is preferred
  • ACentral Sterile Certification is required in South Carolina hospitals and isstrongly preferred in Georgia and Florida hospitals
  • Priorsterilization and surgical instrumentation experience is preferred

In 2018, Memorial Health University Medical Center affiliated with HCAHealthcare (South Atlantic Division),oneof the nation’s leading providers of healthcare services. HCA Healthcare hasformed its mission and values to be patient-centered and for the good of allpeople, no matter the circumstance: Above all else, we are committed to thecare and improvement of human life.HCAhas been continually named a World's Most Ethical Company by EthisphereInstitute since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, andother uncompensated expenses.

Memorial Health University Medical Center (MHUMC) is a 640+ bed hospital in the beautiful, southerncity of Savannah, Georgia. The facility opened its doors in 1955 and hasevolved into the most advanced healthcare provider in the region employing over3,500 colleagues.

Memorial Health University Medical Center serves as a regional referral center for heart care,cancer care, trauma care, children's care, high-risk pregnancies and high-risknewborn care. Our hospital includes the region's only Level 1 Trauma Center,the region's only Children's Hospital and the Savannah campus of MercerUniversity School of Medicine. We proudly serve 35 counties across southeastGeorgia and southern South Carolina.

Memorial Health University Medical Center is always looking to grow and further advance in thehealthcare industry, earning local, regional, national recognition ofexcellence. MHUMC uses its vast clinical knowledge, innovative operatingstrategies, scale and stability to transform healthcare and help our communitythrive. Our goal is to create a new standard for excellence that will not onlyserve our current patients but also change the future of medicine.

Be apart of an organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewingapplications for our Sterile ProcessingTechnician opening. Highly qualified candidates will be promptly contactedfor interviews. Submit your application and help us raise the bar in patientcare!

Weare an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do notdiscriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender,sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


Our Company’s recruiters are here to help unlock the next possibility within your career and we take your candidate experience very seriously. During the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters will not email you from a public webmail client like Gmail or Yahoo Mail. If you feel suspicious of a job posting or job-related email, let us know by clicking here.

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