SPD Technician
Baltimore, MD 
Posted 2 days ago
Job Description

Requisition #:624127
Location:Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Category:Nursing Support/Patient Care
Schedule:Evening Shift

At Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital we offer an excellent Benefits Package, to include:
  • Affordable healthcare
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and company paid holidays
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Opportunities for career development
  • Employee discount program - travel, tickets, dining and more!

$3,000 Sign On Bonus for Certified Techs!

$1,500 Sign On Bonus for Experienced Techs!

SPD Technician Position Summary:

The SPD Technician performs and participates in decontamination, cleaning, assembling, packaging, scanning, sterilization, storage and distribution of reusable surgical instrumentation and equipment according to established standards and procedures to ensure sterile and functioning supply of materials and equipment.

SPD Technician Key Accountabilities:
  • Receives used surgical instruments, supplies and equipment from operating rooms and other areas of the hospital to process and make available to sterile processing customers in a timely manner
  • Disassembles, inspects, and decontaminates instruments, supplies and equipment to ensure quality, safety and consistency of instruments and medical equipment
  • Assembles surgical instrument trays/peel packs to be prepared for sterilization
  • Performs sterilization of prepared instrumentation which includes loading, monitoring, operating and maintaining various sterilization equipment to maintain a safe patient environment
  • Performs decontamination, cleaning and high level disinfection of flexible scopes and other equipment which cannot be sterilized to ensure a safe patient environment
  • Performs environmental maintenance duties and assists in maintaining inventory levels in sterile processing, the operating rooms and equipment storage areas to ensure the availability of equipment and supplies within the department

Work Hours:3pm - 11:30pm (M-F), 40 hrs/wk, weekend work required

Work Location: St. Petersburg, FL

SPD Technician Qualifications:
  • A minimum of a High School diploma, GED, Certificate of Completion or equivalent achievement
  • Certification (surgical or sterile) required within six months of hire

We are committed to providing a healthy and safe environment for our patients, visitors and staff members. The Johns Hopkins Hospital has a tobacco-free at work policy. Employees must refrain from using any tobacco products during their work shifts - including while at lunch or on breaks, and whether they are on or off campus.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free workplace employers.
To apply, visit https://jobs.hopkinsmedicine.org/job/spd-technician-nursing-support-patient-care-us-fl-st-petersburg-johns-624127-d2e3a/



Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
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