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Job Title:  Endoscopy Processing Technician

Req ID:  23939
Job Category:  Clinical Support, Operations & Education

chicago, IL, US, 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 flexible endoscopes and related devices and equipment to contracted facilities in compliance with the Department of Health, TJC, OSHA, CDC, AAMI and AORN standards and facilities goals and policies.


  • Maintains inventories of endoscopic equipment and supplies.
  • Performs safety checks to verify proper equipment functioning.
  • Prepares suites or rooms according to endoscopic procedure requirements.
  • Cleans, disinfects, or calibrates scopes or other endoscopic instruments according to manufacturer recommendations and facility standards.
  • Maintains endoscopic equipment for optimal functionality and coordinates repairs as needed, according to facility policy and procedure.
  • Understands and promotes concepts of the Lean work environment.
  • Communicates in a professional manner to all hospital staff and company employees.
  • Refers all decisions beyond personal scope of responsibilities to appropriate staff.
  • Reports broken instrumentation.
  • Arrives at facility at scheduled time and is consistently ready for work assignments.
  • Participates in in-services and educational offerings provided by STERIS in the facility.
  • Adheres to the STERIS Standards of Behavior

Education Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED

Required Experience

  1. High School Diploma or GED and 1+ years of experience
  2. Completion of a Sterile Processing/Surgical Technologist program preferred.
  3. Previous flexible endoscope reprocessing experience required,
    • Preferably in a hospital GI lab setting.
  4. CFER certification or completion of certification within 3 months of hire.

Preferred Experience

  1. Ability to work daily in a fast-paced, high pressure Healthcare Service environment.
  2. Medical instrument knowledge.  Knowledge of sterilization and processing equipment.


STERIS plc is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) organization with more than 12,000 employees worldwide.

STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Req ID:  23939
Job Category:  Clinical Support, Operations & Education

chicago, IL, US, 60612

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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