Senior Certified Instrument Processing Tech, Sterile Processing, First Shift

Job Description

Location: West Chester Hospital
Department: Sterile Processing
Hours: 7-3:30 pm
Shift: Part Time, Days

West Chester Hospital, First Shift , Part-Time , Sterile Processing

UC Health is hiring a part time Senior Certified Processing Tech for our day shift department at West Chester Hospital .

The Senior Certified Instrument Processing Technician performs all activities associated with decontamination, clean prep, tray assembly, sterilization, distribution and acquiring of instruments and supplies for the OR and L/D Departments.

About West Chester Hospital

West Chester Hospital is a full-service hospital that provides discovery-driven care in a pleasant, healing environment, and utilizes the very latest in medical technology, drawing upon the University of Cincinnati's nearly 200 years of research and medical expertise.

Serving the community since 2009, West Chester Hospital provides a Level III Trauma Center that delivers superior emergency and critical care, and a certified Primary Stroke Center that provides access to the subspecialty care at the UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute. West Chester Hospital has also achieved Magnet Recognition for excellence in nursing from the American Nurses Credentialing Center® (ANCC), and the hospital is routinely ranked among the best places to work in Ohio and Greater Cincinnati.


Job Responsibilities
  • Perform all level I tech duties and responsibilities as well as train and precept new staff.
  • Responsible for oversight of processing department equipment and identifying specialty instruments and supplies.
  • Complete all paperwork associated with sterilization processes for patient safety and accreditation purposes while maintaining attention to detail.
  • Maintain and recognize sterility of supplies and trays.
  • Deliver and interpret requested supplies/items while performing and organizing high volume cases.


  • High school diploma or GED, minimum required.
  • Two Licensure/Certification: Certified Registered Central Service Technician (required), Certified Instrument Specialist, Certified Endoscope Reprocessor, or Certified Healthcare Leadership (IAHCSMM)
  • Three to five years minimum experience

Proven competency in instrumentation set up, decontamination and sterilization, knowledge and competency of different types of sterilization equipment, knowledge of medical supplies and must be able to demonstrate competency in computer verbal and written communication skills.

Join our team as a Certified Processing Tech in our Sterle Tech department and work alongside our new department that is slated for completion in May 2023. In our Sterile Tech Department, we offer flexible work schedules and great entry level introduction to healthcare, on the job training.

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About UC Health

UC Health is an integrated academic health system serving Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. In partnership with the University of Cincinnati, UC Health combines clinical expertise and compassion with research and teaching-a combination that provides patients with options for even the most complex situations. Members of UC Health include: UC Medical Center, West Chester Hospital, Daniel Drake Center for Post-Acute Care, Bridgeway Pointe Assisted Living, University of Cincinnati Physicians and UC Health Ambulatory Services (with more than 900 board-certified clinicians and surgeons), Lindner Center of HOPE and several specialized institutes including: UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute and the University of Cincinnati Cancer Center. Many UC Health locations have received national recognition for outstanding quality and patient satisfaction. Learn more at