Job Title:  Operating Room Liaison II - Travel 1

Req ID:  40919
Job Category:  Clinical Support, Operations & Education

Lebanon, TN, US, 37088


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.

How You Will Make a Difference

Do you thrive in fast-paced environments where no two days are the same? Are you the type of person who loves to be the problem solver or point person? If all these things appeal to you, we’d love to discuss you joining the STERIS team.  


Communication is one of the most critical aspects of any job, but it is especially important in the Operating Room. Our Operating Room Liaisons are responsible for building important relationships between the sterile processing staff and facility administrators. They are the go-to person, making sure everything is in place for every surgery and solving any problem that could arise, whether it’s a missing or dirty instrument or a scheduling mishap.

What You Will Do

  • Keep track of case flow during the day and notify the Sterile Processing Department in advance of additional needs.
  • Assist with the planning and coordination of instrument turnarounds and communicate with the surgical team regarding information that may affect surgery start time
  • Review the accuracy of surgical trays and resolve any discrepancies that may arise
  • Perform data analysis to understand trends and identify operational issues within the Operating Room and Sterile Processing Department 
  • Ensure quality of care by assisting in the cleaning and maintenance of instrumentation

What You Need to Be Successful

  • Vocational/Technical certification and 4+ years of O.R., SPD, or Perioperative work experience or High School Diploma and 6+ years of O.R., SPD, or Perioperative work experience is required.
  • Must have, or obtain, SPD certification through CBSPD or HSPA within 12 months of hire. Certification must be maintained per renewal schedule.
  • Requires thorough working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications and is capable of learning software programs and/or hardware as required. Requires Smart Phone knowledge.
  • Able to perform all job requirements of an Operating Room Liaison I.
  • Must maintain valid driver’s license, vehicle insurance and be available to operate a vehicle as needed to meet travel requirements
  • Must be able to travel across the US and pass the Customer’s background and medical standards.
  • Must be able to be compliant with hospital/customer credentialing requirements



What We're Offering You in Return

Employees are what makes a company great, so we believe it’s important to take care of them just like we take care of our Customers and their patients. In addition to being a global organization and industry leader with ample room to grow your career, we also offer benefits including Medical/Vision/Dental, Paid Time Off, and a 401(k) with company match.


Our motto in the Sterile Processing Department is simple: 100% complete, 100% sterile, 100% on time. As an Operating Room Liaison, you play a crucial role in making sure we live up to that standard. If you’re looking for the chance to be a part of a team that impacts dozens of people a day, and you want to further your career with a company that offers several opportunities for career development, click the apply button below. Let’s create a healthier and safer world, together.

 Pay range for this opportunity is $22.94 - $30.10.This position is eligible for bonus.


Minimum pay rates offered will comply with county/city minimums, if higher than range listed.  Pay rates are based on a number of factors, including but not limited to local labor market costs, years of relevant experience, education, professional certifications, foreign language fluency, etc.


Employees (and their families) may enroll in our company-sponsored medical, dental, vision, flexible spending, health savings account, voluntary benefits, supplemental life/AD&D plans and the company’s 401k plan. Employees are covered by an employee assistance program (also available to household members) and long-term disability. Full-Time Employees are also eligible for short-term disability.  Full-time Employees will also receive Paid Time Off (PTO) based on years of service and paid Holidays. Part-time employees working 20 or more hours receive a pro-ration of the full-time PTO allocation and paid Holidays based on their standard hourly work week. Full-Time employees are eligible for four weeks of paid parental leave. Part-time employees also receive paid parental leave, pro-rated based on their standard hourly work week.


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:  40919
Job Category:  Clinical Support, Operations & Education

Lebanon, TN, US, 37088

Nearest Major Market: Nashville

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