Mayo Clinic Instrument Technician in Phoenix, Arizona

City

Phoenix

State

Arizona

Telecommute

No

Department

Nursing

Position description

Responsible for performing delegated activities to support the operating room team in the care of the surgical patient as well as procedural areas within the hospital. Duties are performed under the supervision of the Central Service Team Leaders and Central Service Supervisor and in collaboration with the operating room team. Responsibilities include: Decontamination, assembly, inspection, packaging, sterilization, storage and distribution a of reusable instruments and equipment for surgical and other procedures. Cleaning, packaging and re-processing of re-usable surgical equipment, instrumentation and scopes per manufacturer’s guidelines. Maintaining inventory and storage of processed supplies. Meeting the needs of the surgical team through support of activities in the sterile core.

Qualifications

High school diploma or GED required.

A minimum of one year of instrumentation experience in a hospital setting required.

Additional qualifications

Flexible and rigid scope experience desired.

Successful completion of a vocational program for Central Service, preferred. Two years technician or equivalent education/work experience, preferred. Basic computer knowledge. Good interpersonal skills. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships and the ability to receive and give constructive feedback. Good verbal and written communication skills, being concise by phone and in person.

Internal applicants are required to attach their three most recent performance appraisals.

License or certification

Central Service Technician certification is required.

Exemption status

Non-exempt

Compensation Detail

Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $15.85 per hour.

Benefits eligible

Yes

Schedule

Full Time

Hours / Pay period

80

Schedule details

Monday through Friday 1400-2230, rotating weekends and holidays.

Weekend schedule

Rotating

Site description

Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.

Category

Surgical Services

Job posting number

101370BR

Recruiter

Karen Teetzel

Equal opportunity employer

Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).