HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Central Sterile Technician in Idaho Falls, Idaho

Eastern Idaho Medical Center

The largest medical facility in the region, Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center (EIRMC) is a modern, Joint Commission-accredited, 330-bed full-service hospital located in Idaho Falls. Idaho Falls offers a rich variety of outdoor activities with Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Jackson, WY and Sun Valley all within a short drive from our hospital.

Sterile Processing Tech I

Essential Duties:

Responsible for preparing equipment and instruments for re-use by decontamination and sterilization. Distributes supplies and assists in collection of supply charges.

Physical Functions:

Intermittent periods of sitting required. Frequently required to squat, bend, kneel, reach and twist. Nearly constant standing and walking required. Regularly required to lift and carry, up to 35 to 40 pounds. Requires frequent pulling and pushing of objects over 75 pounds. Must write legibly. In emergency situations, may require adjusting patient position in bed, lifting, transferring and/or ambulating patients. When patient’s weight excludes ability to independently lift/transfer/ambulate patient safely, requires use of judgment and focused decision-making to identify and use additional persons assistance, or to identify and use lifting equipment. Requires full range of body motion, manual and finger dexterity, eye-hand coordination, and functional vision and hearing, with or without correction.

Minimum Requirements:

Education: H igh School Diploma or GED – Required.

Experience: One (1) year of experience – Preferred.

Special Qualifications:
Able to work with minimal supervision and make decisions according to established department policies and procedures. This position requires the ability to do all surgical instrument trays. This position requires excellent organization skills, communication skills, memory retention and flexibility. This job requires a full range of physical abilities. This job requires strict adherence to details. Must have the sensitivity, maturity and ability to communicate clearly and concisely. Ability to hear well and communicate clearly. Must write legibly.

Job: *Clinical Techs - CV Cath Lab Surg Vasc & Central Sterile

Title: Central Sterile Technician

Location: Idaho-Idaho Falls-Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00310-42312