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Sterile Processing Technician PRN

Job ID: 59499-147 Date posted: 06/11/2024 Location: San Antonio, Texas Facility: Foundation Surgical Hospital of San Antonio (11864)
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Sterile Processing Technician PRN

San Antonio, Texas


When you join USPI, you’re joining a caring, compassionate team who provides excellence in patient care across all of our facilities. As part of our staff, you’ll work with a high level of professionalism and commitment to our patients by providing safe, efficient patient care throughout their health experience. We follow the highest standard for nursing excellence, quality patient care, and innovation.

  • Job Type: Full Time

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  • Team player
  • Multi-Tasker
  • Positive
  • Compassionate
  • Analytical
  • Detail-Oriented
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Our mission is to treat each and every one of our patients, and their families, as if they were our own family member. Each patient, each family, each and every time.

  • Working with compassion and respect for others and each other, supporting our communities and advocating for our patients
  • Acting with integrity and the highest ethical standards – always
  • Delivering results through accountability and transparency
  • Embracing inclusiveness for all people in our workplace and in the communities we serve


  • Healthcare

    Medical, dental, vision, healthcare/dependent FSA, life and disability insurance

  • 401(k) Retirement Plans

    Secure your future with plans that also include employer discretionary match

  • Tuition Reimbursement

    Up to $1,500 maximum reimbursement per year

  • Paid Time Off

    Up to 15 PTO days per year and 6 paid holidays

  • Work/Life Balance

    Benefits such as paid holidays and vacation help you keep a healthy work-life balance

  • Compensation

    Competitive salaries

Sterile Processing Technician PRN

Job ID: 59499-147 Date posted: 06/11/2024 Location: San Antonio, Texas
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USPI Foundation Surgical Hospital of San Antonio is seeking a motivated Sterile Processing Tech to join our team. We have 20 private suites and 5 OR rooms. We perform outpatient surgical procedures in Bariatric, Orthopedic, General, Neuro/Spine, ENT, Pain, Urology.

Position Summary: The Instrument Technician is responsible for all aspects of instrument care as well as the maintenance of the sterile processing area and proper functioning of sterile processing equipment. The staffing of the Center is based on a teamwork concept. Employees may be cross trained in other clinical areas and may be expected to perform duties other than their normal ones as staffing and patient needs change.


  1. Cleans, decontaminates, sterilizes and maintains instruments in good working condition 
  2. Assures all instrument trays are assembled properly and content is correct
  3. Flash sterilizes instrument sets as necessary
  4. Documents and maintains sterilizer load information
  5. Documents and maintains sterilizer Biologic testing records
  6. Maintains all sterile processing equipment
  7. Maintains supply inventory in the scrub sink area
  8. Assist with preparation and cleaning of operating rooms between patients
  9. Performs other duties as assigned
  10. Maintains established Center/departmental policies and procedures
  11. Maintains confidentiality of patient and Center related business
  12. Develops and maintains an effective working relationship with patients, families, visitors and other Center employees
  13. Documents concisely, precisely and accurately on all records or documents as indicated by policy.



Required Skills:

Education and/or Experience:

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Completion of a Sterile Process Certification Program is preferred.
  • One to two years’ experience as an Instrument Technician in multiple specialties 
  • Must be a Certified Sterile Processing and Distribution Technician
  • BLS certification required.

USPI complies with federal, state, and/or local laws regarding mandatory vaccination of its workforce.  If you are offered this position and must be vaccinated under any applicable law, you will be required to show proof of full vaccination or obtain an approval of a religious or medical exemption prior to your start date.  If you receive an exemption from the vaccination requirement, you will be required to submit to regular testing in accordance with the law. 

Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicant’s or employee’s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
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