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Cambridge Memorial Hospital Medical Device Reprocessing Technician, Two (2) Part-time Part Time in Cambridge, ON

Cambridge Memorial Hospital

Branch Cambridge ON CA

Position:
Medical Device Reprocessing Technician, Two (2) Part-time
Location:
Cambridge, ON

The role of the MDR Technician involves decontamination, reprocessing, quality assurance checks, assembly & preparation of all reusable medical and surgical…

Reporting to the Supervisor, Medical Device Reprocessing Department as Medical Device Reprocessing Technician, you will join CMH as we embrace a new era of care, expanded services and innovation. Construction is underway of a modern 5-storey tower and total renovation of all existing inpatient care and clinical support areas. Completion of our brand new hospital is set for 2019 and will include:

  • Patient care areas that are doubling in size, including larger surgical suites to accommodate advanced minimally invasive surgical equipment and an Emergency Department with dedicated treatment areas for mental health and different surgical subspecialties.
  • A patient-centred building design that promotes healing and intuitive wayfinding, while maximizing natural lighting and sight lines to the natural beauty of the Grand River
  • An increase in beds from 143 to 197 to accommodate expanded services like Surgery, Mental Health and Intensive Care. About 80% of inpatient rooms will be single occupancy to meet the latest infection control and building code standards for hospitals

Position Summary:

The Medical Device Reprocessing (MDR) Technician is a critical member of the team responsible for effective and efficient customer service and maintenance of quality and aseptic control procedures. The role of the MDR Technician involves decontamination, reprocessing, quality assurance checks, assembly & preparation of all reusable medical and surgical equipment, specialty supplies, instrumentation, procedure and surgical trays, distribution and control of sterile and clean items used throughout the hospital systems. Performs other duties as assigned. These are two (2) part-time position to work all shifts – days, evenings, nights, weekends and statutory holidays. This position contributes to ensuring there is a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors.

  • Successful completion of secondary school required
  • Central Service Association of Ontario (CSAO) Medical Device Reprocessing Techniques Course completed, or in progress is required
  • Current CSAO certification within the last 5 years required
  • Minimum 1-2 years’ recent experience in sterilization and instrument reprocessing in a hospital setting is required
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills essential
  • Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Computer skills an asset
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment with minimal supervision
  • Ability to meet physical demands of the job including constant walking, standing, bending and lifting moderate to heavy weights

Regular attendance is required Posted hours do not constitute a guarantee that shifts will not be subject to change.

Qualifications:

  • Successful completion of secondary school required
  • Central Service Association of Ontario (CSAO) Medical Device Reprocessing Techniques Course completed, or in progress is required
  • Current CSAO certification within the last 5 years required
  • Minimum 1-2 years’ recent experience in sterilization and instrument reprocessing in a hospital setting is required
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills essential
  • Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Computer skills an asset
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment with minimal supervision
  • Ability to meet physical demands of the job including constant walking, standing, bending and lifting moderate to heavy weights
  • Regular attendance is required

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Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Cambridge, ON, CA
Posted on: 2015-07-31
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