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Title:  Sterile Processing Technician - Certification Required (Chicago, IL)

Req ID:  14242
Category:  Clinical Support, Operations & Education
City:  Chicago
State:  IL
Postal Code:  60612

At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

Provides on-site support for the reprocessing of surgical instruments and trays to contracted facilities in compliance with the Department of Health, TJC, OSHA, CDC, AAMI and AORN standards and facilities goals and policies.  This position requires 100% travel.



  • Operates all mechanical machinery; cart washers, instrument washers, steam sterilizers, low temp sterilizers, ultrasonic and drying cabinets, within sterile processing. 

  • Uses established policies and procedures to complete work assignments 

  • Learns and trains in all areas of sterile processing including decontamination, cleaning, assembly, wrapping, sterilization, and storage processes within all set professional standards and regulations. 

  • Able to perform assembly on basic instrument trays. 

  • Refers all decisions beyond personal scope of responsibilities to IMS leadership. 

  • Reports broken instrumentation. 

  • Supports and adheres to IMS policies and procedures. 

  • Participates in in-services and educational offerings provided by IMS in the facility.

Duties - cont'd

Education Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED

Required Experience

  • 1-2 years’ experience and CRCST or CBSPD certification required
  • Basic computer skills and aptitude.
  • Must maintain valid driver’s license, vehicle insurance and be available to operate a vehicle as needed to meet travel requirements.


STERIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We are committed to equal employment opportunity and the use of affirmative action programs to ensure that persons are recruited, hired, trained, transferred and promoted in all job groups regardless of race, color, religion, age, disability, national origin, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, and any other category protected by federal, state or local law.  We are not only committed to this policy by our status as a federal government contractor, but also we are strongly bound by the principle of equal employment opportunity.

Req ID:  14242
Category:  Clinical Support, Operations & Education
City:  Chicago
State:  IL
Postal Code:  60612

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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