UNIVERSITY OF IOWA CENTRAL SERVICE TECH II in IOWA CITY, Iowa

CENTRAL SERVICE TECH IIRequisition # 021913Merit Applications will be accepted through 4:59 PM on the advertising end date.Position BasicsPosition Type:Technical/CraftJob Type:RegularInitial Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is FilledOrganization:University HospitalDepartment:Central SterilizingBuilding:John Pappajohn Pavilion (JPP)SalaryMonthly Salary:$2,796Annual Salary:$33,554Pay Grade:08Work SchedulePart/Full TimeFull Time PositionHours:7:00 AM to 5:30 PMShift:1stDetails: Will work Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and MondayWork Week:RegularDays Off: Tue,Wed,ThuDetails: Position will work on weekends, Friday-MondayJob DetailsBackground Check:Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates.Special Qualifications(Skills):DefinitionsMedical TerminologyOther Special Qualifications:Must possess certification from either (CBSPD) or (IAHCSMM)Additional Information:Must be able to move 25 poundsDesired Qualifications:Preferred candidates will have previous Central Sterilization Technician experience. Basic computer skills (ability to operate windows system).Duties:Under direct supervision, performs technical duties involving the cleaning, sterilization and assembly of equipment, supplies and instruments according to prescribed procedures and techniques. Prepare instruments for mechanical and manual decontamination processes. Pick up soiled items from clinics and nursing units. Sort, assemble and label instrument trays, single packaged instruments, linen and supplies for sterilization.MINIMUM ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:1. Verified experience with or documented completion of a medical terminology course and2. High school graduation or equivalent, with courses in the physical and natural sciences and mathematics; and3. Must possess and maintain certification from the Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution (CBSPD) or the International Association of Health Care Service Material Management (IAHCSMM); and4. Two years of related experience working in a medical field that includes a sterile processing component, or,5. One year of working in sterile processing and one year of experience in a functional supervision role, or;6. One year of related experience in a medical field that includes a sterile processing component and one year of college level course work.Before applying for the CENTRAL SERVICE TECH II position, please read the Minimum QualificationsWork Samples will be administered to determine proficiency for approved Special Qualifications.Before you can apply for a specific opening, you must have an ACTIVE ELECTRONIC MERIT EMPLOYMENT FILE with UI HR Employment Services. If you have already done so, please login. If you have not, please read our introductory page.APPLICANT CREDENTIALS ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATIONBackground checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.For information about applying for Officeand Clerical, Service, or Technical/Craft positions, please go to MeritApplication Procedures or contact University Human Resources Employment Servicesat 319-335-2656 or 800-272-6400 (Iowa Toll Free).The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. The University also affirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities and equal access to University facilities. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply for all employment vacancies. For additional information on nondiscrimination poli