Medical Device Reprocessing Technician, Casual
Alexandra Marine and General Hospital
Goderich, ON

AMGH is currently seeking to hire a Casual Medical Device Reprocessing Technician to join our Team!

Qualifications:

  • Minimum Grade 12 education, or equivalent; post-secondary education preferred
  • Successful Completion of Medical Device Reprocessing MDR Techniques Course
  • MDRAO Certification

Experience:

  • Previous hospital experience preferred
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in decontamination, sterilization and setting up and maintaining trays preferred
  • Good working knowledge of medical supplies and sterilization equipment required including biological and chemical sterilization indicators
  • Demonstrated knowledge of categories of surgical instrumentation
  • Demonstrated knowledge of procedures to reduce the potential for nosocomial infections
  • Demonstrated knowledge of care and handling of scopes
  • Demonstrated knowledge of steam and sterilization procedures
  • Demonstrated knowledge of procedures and precautions necessary for surgical instruments

Skills/Abilities:

  • Ability to operate machinery, i.e., sterilizers
  • Ability to organize and prioritize, and deal with changing priorities
  • Demonstrated ability to follow instructions and work with minimal supervision
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Initiative and good judgment
  • Personal Computer skills an asset
  • To record results in a legible and neat manner
  • To understand general Medical Terminology

Job Type: Casual

Experience:

  • decontamination: 3 years (Preferred)