HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Central Sterile Technician Lead in Denver, Colorado

Position Summary: The Lead Technician works under the direction of the SPD manager and is responsible for the daily operations and workflow of their shift. They perform duties independently, work proficiently without supervision and serve as a resource for all aspects of sterilization processing of surgical instrumentation. They coordinate the decontamination, sterilization, inspection and assembly of instruments, materials and equipment necessary for support of the surgical services and other depts. They perform in the role as well as monitor others within the department, and are responsible for assuring work completion and standard/best practice compliance. They operate and troubleshoot equipment specific to Sterile Processing. They assist in the training and competency assessment of staff. The Lead Technician serves as the Customer Service Specialist with OR staff, surgeons and other departments they serve to resolve issues and enhance service. They review the daily OR schedule to ensure instrument availability, coordinate vendor instrumentation and plan needed turnovers to complete the schedule without delay. The Lead Technician monitors quality assurance, documentation, and policy and procedure adherence.

Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center and Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children expects our Code of Conduct Value Statements to be reflected in the way every employee interacts with co-workers, patients and family members, and with others in the community.

  • We recognize and affirm the unique and intrinsic worth of each individual

  • We treat all those we serve with compassion and kindness

  • We act with absolute honesty, integrity and fairness in the way we conduct our business and the way we live our lives.

  • We trust our colleagues as valuable members of our healthcare team and pledge to treat one another with loyalty, respect and dignity

    Position Requirements:

    Licensure/Certification/Registration: IAHCSMM or CBSPD certification within one year of hire.

    Education: Post high school occupational related training preferred.

    Experience: 3 years of SPD or OR work experience, 1 year as a lead tech

    Special Qualifications: Good customer service and organizational skills. Attention to detail. Expert knowledge of instrument processing standards and regulations, instrument processing equipment and surgical instrumentation and power systems.

Job: *Supervisors Team Leaders & Coordinators

Title: Central Sterile Technician Lead

Location: Colorado-Denver-Presbyterian/St. Luke%27s Medical Center

Requisition ID: 03166-74803