About St. John's Regional Medical Center
St. John's Regional Medical Center, located in Oxnard, California is a recipient of the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence and rated an America's 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care by Healthgrades. St. John's Regional is a member of Dignity Health Central Coast, an integrated network of top quality hospitals, with physicians from the most prestigious medical schools, and comprehensive outpatient services - all recognized for quality, safety and service. Hospitals in the Dignity Health Central Coast region include Arroyo Grande Community Hospital in Arroyo Grande, French Hospital Medical Center in San Luis Obispo, Marian Regional Medical Center in Santa Maria and St. John's Pleasant Valley Hospital in Camarillo. Each hospital is supported by an active philanthropic Foundation to help meet the growing health care needs of our communities. Learn more at
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Dignity Health Central Coast is comprised of five hospitals, all recognized for their quality of care, safety and service, primary care offices, premier ambulatory surgery centers, technologically advanced imaging centers, outpatient services and comprehensive home health services. Hospitals in the Dignity Health Central Coast region include Arroyo Grande Community Hospital in Arroyo Grande, French Hospital Medical Center in San Luis Obispo, Marian Regional Medical Center in Santa Maria, St. John's Pleasant Valley Hospital in Camarillo and St. John's Regional Medical Center in Oxnard. Each hospital is supported by an active philanthropic Foundation to provide additional funding to support new programs and services, as well as to advance the community's access to health care. For more information, visit:
In keeping with the Dignity Health core values, the Instrument Technician II supports and promotes the provision of quality patient care by cleaning, processing and sterilization of instruments and surgical trays. SPD was established to centralize the decontamination, sterilization, assembly, distribution and control of sterile items, non-sterile items and equipment used in all areas of the hospital. By centralizing these activities, it is possible to provide more effective and efficient service. The overall objective of SPD is to have the right item, at the right place, at the right time, in the right condition.
This position is represented by SEIU, Local 399 and is covered by the terms and conditions of the applicable collective bargaining agreement.
KEY WORDS: INSTRUMENT TECH , CENTRAL STERILIZATION, HOSPITAL, HEALTHCARE
- Six to twelve months of related experience desired.
- Holds a current certification from one of the following organizations: 1) Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution Inc. 2) International Association of Healthcare Central Service Material .
- Ability to read, write and follow written and oral instruction.
- Communicates effectively with individuals of diverse backgrounds.
- Strong problem solving skills and detailed accuracy are required.
- Ability to acquire and practice thorough knowledge of the principles of aseptic technique when carrying out various functions in the Sterile Processing Department.
- Participate in on-going inservices training and on the job training.
- Ability to perform arithmetic computations in determining the amount of supplies needed, issued and returned. To work independently without close supervision.
- Friendly, courteous, cooperative, team oriented, proactive attitude preferrred.
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Job ID 2019-93293
Employment Type Full Time
Department Central Sterilization
Hours / Pay Period 80
Facility St Johns Regional Medical Center
Shift Shift 1
Standard Hours 4:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Work Schedule 8 Hour