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Faculty Merit Postdoctoral Professional & Scientific Research Temporary Internal


Requisition # 021368

Merit Applications will be accepted through 4:59 PM on the advertising end date.

Position Basics

Position Type:Technical/Craft
Job Type:Regular
Initial Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Organization:University Hospital
Department:Central Sterilizing
Sub Department:ENDO
Building:John W. Colloton Pavilion (JCP)


Monthly Salary:$2,796
Annual Salary:$33,554
Pay Grade:08

Work Schedule

Part/Full TimeFull Time Position
Shift:Rotating/Not Straight
Details: This position will be able to accommodate 40 hours per week depending on unit needs and applicant needs.
Work Week:Rotating
Details: Rotating days off.

Job Details

Background Check:Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates.
Special Qualifications(Skills):
  • Medical Terminology
Other Special Qualifications:
  • Must possess certification from either (CBSPD) or (IAHCSMM)
Additional Information:Must be able to move 25 pounds.
Desired Qualifications:Preferred candidates will have previous Central Sterilization Technician experience. Basic computer skills (ability to operate windows system).
Duties:Under direct supervision, performs technical duties involving the cleaning, sterilization and assembly of equipment, supplies and instruments according to prescribed procedures and techniques. Prepare instruments for mechanical and manual decontamination processes. Pick up soiled items from clinics and nursing units. Sort, assemble and label instrument trays, single packaged instruments, linen and supplies for sterilization.


1. Verified experience with or documented completion of a medical terminology course and

2. High school graduation or equivalent, with courses in the physical and natural sciences and mathematics; and

3. Must possess and maintain certification from the Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution (CBSPD) or the International Association of Health Care Service Material Management (IAHCSMM); and

4. Two years of related experience working in a medical field that includes a sterile processing component, or,

5. One year of working in sterile processing and one year of experience in a functional supervision role, or;

6. One year of related experience in a medical field that includes a sterile processing component and one year of college level course work.

Before applying for the CENTRAL SERVICE TECH II position, please read the Minimum Qualifications

Work Samples will be administered to determine proficiency for approved Special Qualifications.

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Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.

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