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Lead Sterile Processing Technologist

Job ID: 98988 Date posted: October 25, 2019

  • Sharp Coronado Hospital and Hlth
  • Sterile Processing
  • Clinical Technician Jobs
  • Variable
  • Full-Time



This Lead Sterile Processing Tech position will acts as liaison between the Sterile Processing Distribution (SDP) team and all nursing units. This Lead Sterile Processing Tech role will ensures the processing and distribution of all instruments and supplies required throughout the hospital in collaboration with Materials Management and other staff. The Lead SPD Tech will also supervise Sterile Processing Technician team members.

From emergency services to a nationally recognized total joint replacement program, Sharp Coronado Hospital is a 181 bed facility that has a long tradition of providing top-quality, comprehensive health care.

Sharp Coronado incorporates many personalized aspects into its care philosophy — including patient empowerment, patient and family education, and a physical environment that promotes healing through complementary therapies such as clinical aromatherapy, massage and Healing Touch.  Sharp Coronado Hospital is one of the first five hospitals nationally to be designated as a Person-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families.



This position is located in Coronado, San Diego County

Full Time - 8 hour - Variable shift
Weekends as needed
On Call Requirement - As Needed
Required Qualifications
  • Current Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST) certification via IAHCSMM 
  • Five years Sterile Processing or Operating Room experience
  • Supervisory experience
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Knowledge of aseptic technique, surgical technique, and surgical instruments
  • Knowledge and ability of decontamination and sterilization process for instrumentation and equipment
Preferred Qualifications
  • Graduate from an accredited sterile processing – central service technology program
  • High School diploma or equivalent

Physical Requirements may be discussed at time of interview.


Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


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