Mount Sinai Careers

Central Supply Technician Level 2 (CRCST) - Full-time Evenings - Mount Sinai West (Columbus Circle Area)

New York, New York
Support Services


Job Description

What You’ll Do:
  • Provides sterilization and decontamination support to the Operating Room

  • Possesses knowledge of all supplies and equipment maintained by the department

  • Transports sterilized supplies to appropriate storage areas and restock shelves

  • Reports all problems with equipment to the supervisor

  • Interprets Sterilization graphs/ printouts and other indicator

  • Maintains records of quality assurance checks along with the sterilization records

  • Performs the required quality assurance checks on the sterilization units (Biological, Bowie Dick tests, e.t.c.)

  • Sterilizes Instruments sets and other reusable supplies and equipment

  • Operates Sterilization units (Pre-vac units, flash units, sterrad)

  • Identifies and packages items to be gas sterilized. Send items to CSPD for shipment to Roosevelt Hospital for sterilization

  • Uses the appropriate packaging methods in preparation of instrumentation, equipment, and supplies for sterilization

  • Inspects and assemblies of all surgical instrumentation, equipment, and supplies

  • Operates all decontamination equipment (washers, ultrasonic unit)

  • Decontamination of all surgical instrumentation, equipment, and supplies using the appropriate method



What You’ll Bring:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required. College degree preferred. Must have knowledge of decontamination, sterilization, surgical instruments and medical terminologies. Must have IAHCSMM certification, good communication skills and speaks English fluently.
What You’ll Do:
  • Provides sterilization and decontamination support to the Operating Room

  • Possesses knowledge of all supplies and equipment maintained by the department

  • Transports sterilized supplies to appropriate storage areas and restock shelves

  • Reports all problems with equipment to the supervisor

  • Interprets Sterilization graphs/ printouts and other indicator

  • Maintains records of quality assurance checks along with the sterilization records

  • Performs the required quality assurance checks on the sterilization units (Biological, Bowie Dick tests, e.t.c.)

  • Sterilizes Instruments sets and other reusable supplies and equipment

  • Operates Sterilization units (Pre-vac units, flash units, sterrad)

  • Identifies and packages items to be gas sterilized. Send items to CSPD for shipment to Roosevelt Hospital for sterilization

  • Uses the appropriate packaging methods in preparation of instrumentation, equipment, and supplies for sterilization

  • Inspects and assemblies of all surgical instrumentation, equipment, and supplies

  • Operates all decontamination equipment (washers, ultrasonic unit)

  • Decontamination of all surgical instrumentation, equipment, and supplies using the appropriate method



What You’ll Bring:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required. College degree preferred. Must have knowledge of decontamination, sterilization, surgical instruments and medical terminologies. Must have IAHCSMM certification, good communication skills and speaks English fluently.