We Are Hiring
Surgical Instrument Technician - Sterile Processing - Full-Time,
Evening - Via Christi Hospital - Pittsburg, KS
Why Join Ascension?
Via Christi Health, a part of Ascension, is the largest
healthcare provider in the state of Kansas. The ministry operates a
network of hospitals, home care services, clinics, ambulatory
surgery centers, imaging centers, and other health services. We
provide care in 22 cities; and employ approximately 6,300
employees. Via Christi Hospital Pittsburg was named one of the Top
100 Rural & Community Hospitals in the US by iVantage Health
Analytics and The Chartis Center for Rural Health for the last 2
years in a row.
What Via Christi Health offers:
- Power of Purpose: For us, work is more than
the place we go each day. It's an environment that nurtures
relationships, connects talent, and understands patients so we can
provide holistic care that treats the whole person: body, mind and
spirit. Our innovative approach impacts and influences the
community that we serve.
- Culture of Teamwork: We encourage diversity of
talents while offering the support of a multi-disciplinary
- Professional Development: By supporting our
associates and their professional development, we ultimately
enhance the care and services we provide to the community. Through
this development, our associates find new opportunities for career
- Compensation/Benefits: Via Christi Health
offers a comprehensive benefit package inclusive of medical,
dental, vision, retirement, and generous PTO. Associates can also
take advantage of other great benefits like tuition reimbursement
or adoption assistance.
- Leading with Mission: Our Mission, Vision, and
Values guide everything we do at Ascension. They are foundational
to our work to transform healthcare and express our priorities when
providing care and services, particularly to those most in
What You Will Do
As an Associate with Via Christi Health, you will have the
opportunity to inspect, assemble and evaluate all surgical
instruments and instrument set to ensure proper sterilization,
completeness of set, and to determine need for
- Perform decontamination of soiled instruments, sterilization
containers and equipment according to established protocols.
- Inspect instruments, equipment and containers to assure
cleanliness and proper functioning.
- Correct instrument sets according to current standards and
established count sheets and/or instrument tracking systems.
- Maintain proper levels of inventory to ensure availability for
What You Will Need
- Preferred Credential(s):
- Central Service Tech credentialed from the International
Association of Healthcare Central Service Material Management
- High school diploma/GED with 2 years of Customer Service
experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree
Equal Employment Opportunity
Via Christi Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and
Affirmative Action employer. Applicants receive fair and impartial
consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability,
veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected
Please see the link below for more information.
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only
to individuals who have applied for a position using our official
application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of
employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information
Ascension Health - VIA Christi participates in the Electronic
Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link
below for more information.
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