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Sterile Processing Tech- Central Sterile- St. Charles Hospital- Full Time

Requisition R028713 Market Toledo, OH Department Central Sterile - Mercy St. Charles - Central Sterile Shift Other Schedule Full-time

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Job Summary:

Provides inventory and supply support, including sterile supplies and surgical instrumentation, to all Surgical Patient Care areas, including monitoring of infection prevention and control quality parameters, and all processes related to creating sterile products.


Required Minimum Education: High School Diploma or GED

Preferred Education: Vocational/Technical Degree

Licensure/Certificates Required:

Certification in Central Service / Sterile Processing Technology through IAHCSSM or CBSPD. Must obtained within 1 year of hire.

Minimum Qualifications:

1+ years’ experience preferred with supply management, autoclaves and/or basic asepsis techniques

Physical Requirements:

Standing 67-100%

Walking 67-100%

Sitting 1-33%

Balancing 67-100%

Reaching above head 34-66%

Lift/ Carry 34-66%

Lift above shoulder 34-66%

Climbing 1-33%

Bending 34-66%

Twist at waist 1-33%

Push/Pull with force<50lbs 67-100%

Reaching above shoulder 34-66%

Lift from floor level up 34-66%

Lift above head 34-66%

Crouching/ Squatting 1-33%

Crawling 0%

Kneeling 0%

Push/pull with force > 50lbs 1-33%

Lift/carry up to 50 lbs 34-66%

Lift from waist level up 34-66%

Driving 0%

Other physical Requirements:

Performs repetitive tasks/Motions

Hears alarm bells, telephone and other sounds

Hears normal conversation

Have good manual dexterity

Have good eye-hand-foot coordination

Have clarify of vision: Near (< 20"")

Have clarify of vision: Mid ( > 20"-20'")

Have clarify of vision: Far (> 20')

Distinguish colors

Mental Requirements:

Reads and interprets written/oral instructions.

Sets and meets deadlines, prioritizes work and works independently.

Expresses or exchanges ideas by means of oral or written communications.

Makes decisions which have significant impact on the immediate work unit and monitor impact outside immediate work unit.

Organize thoughts and ideas into understandable terminology.

Must be flexible and able to adapt to change.

Able to multi task, change gears frequently

Periods of high stress and fluctuating workloads may occur.

May be exposed to physical altercations and verbal abuse

May be exposed to adverse weather conditions: cold, hot, dust, wind etc

Required to car travel to off-site locations, occasionally in adverse weather conditions

May be exposed to high noise levels and bright lights

May be exposed to limited hazardous substances or body fluids

Potential exposure to infections organisms

May be constantly interrupted; requiring changing from one task to another without loss of efficiency or composure

May have periods of constant interruptions.

Prolonged periods of working alone may occur.

Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.

We’ll also reward your hard work with:

  • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
  • Prescription drug coverage
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Life insurance w/AD&D
  • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
  • Paid time off
  • Educational Assistance
  • And much more

Scheduled Weekly Hours:


Work Shift:



Central Sterile - Mercy St. Charles - Central Sterile

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you’d like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health – Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours – Ashland, Kentucky, which is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please email If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at

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Luis F., RN

I wanted to get into a career where I’m happy to go to work.

Luis F. RN
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