Lahey Health Lead Central Sterile Technician in Winchester, Massachusetts

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Winchester Hospital is a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environmentfor all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

About the Job

Contributes to the Hospital’s mission to care, to heal, and to excel in service to our community by being responsible and accountable for the shift operations of the Central Materials Services department. Develops and promotes collaborative and collegial relationships with CMS and throughout the hospital. Also serves the dual role of ensuring that all supplies and equipment needed for patient care is clean and sterile for use. This lead clinical-support staff position will have an impact on reducing patient harm by reducing the chance of infection and on physician satisfaction by providing the appropriate and accurate equipment and supplies based on physician preferences and requests, to streamline surgical procedures. This position will also impact employee satisfaction by ensuring the shift operates like that of an employer of choice.




High School Diploma or equivalent


Graduate of a Sterilization Technician program



Surgical Instrumentation/Equipment experience


Three years of Central Services Head Technician or equivalent supervisory position

Other Skills/Knowledge


  • For safety and quality reasons, must be able to read, write and communicate effectively in English with fellow members of the hospital team


  • Surgical Instrumentation / equipment experience preferred

  • Computer experience related to an Operating Room Schedule for case cart processing, Instrument and Inventory Management



Certification as a Registered Central Service Technician (C.R.C.S.T.)

Scheduled Hours

Monday - Friday 6:30 am - 3:00 pm

About Us

Winchester Hospital serves the health care needs of many communities in northwest suburban Boston for acute-care inpatient services plus an extensive range of outpatient services and integrated home care. Since 1912, it has been a trusted pillar of the community, amassing an enviable list of professional awards and honors, including: an “A” safety rating from The Leapfrog Group, a ninth-in-the-state ranking on the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals list and repeated accolades as a top area employer. Winchester Hospital was also the first community hospital in the state to achieve Magnet® recognition, the industry’s gold standard for nursing excellence.

Winchester Hospital colleagues rally around our mission: To Care. To Heal. To Excel. In Service to Our Community. Our affiliation with Lahey Health furthers our mission by allowing us to offer patients streamlined, coordinated and comprehensive care, close to home.

Join our team and embrace our mission by applying today!

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

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