Tufts Medical Center CPD Technician I in Boston, Massachusetts
CPD Technician I
Department: Surgical Services: Central Processing Department
Schedule: Full-Time Regular
Shift: Day Rotation
Hours: Hours tbd
High school diploma or equivalent is required
Bilingual Speakers are encouraged to apply.
Customer service skills are required
Experience is preferred
The Central Processing Department (CPD) is responsible for the availability of sterile instrumentation/supplies to accommodate the Surgery schedule, Emergencies/Traumas, Clinics and hospital departments. Responsibilities: Decontamination, assembly and sterilization of all instruments used throughout the hospital including general surgical instrumentation. Assemble case carts with supplies and instruments as it pertains to the surgery schedule, and availability to sterile instrumentation to hospital departments. Requirements: CPD training desired. Pursuit of Central Services Technician National Certification is encouraged. High School degree or equivalent. Efficient in the operation of all equipment within the department; knowledgeable with general and specialty instrumentation. Extremely conscientious with regard to procedures. Accurate and able to follow guidelines, refraining from "short cuts" where technique is involved. Able to meet deadlines, prioritize tasks and handle changing environment and assignments. Good communication skills Computer skills with knowledge of Windows 98, Instrument Tracking systems. Knowledge of the hospital, infection control and medical terminology is highly desirable.