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Lead Central Sterile Technician

Job ID 18-256 Date posted 04/22/2018

Works collaboratively with the Central Materials Manager and Trainer in the planning and implementing of sterile processing operations and performance improvement initiatives for the department. Demonstrates clinical expertise in the assigned area and fosters a climate of clinical and professional excellence . Oversees shift operations, assigning functions to optimize efficiency, ensuring staff are operating within their scope of practice. Addresses concerns to the Manager and in the absence of the Manager, to the Trainer. Precepts and mentors staff so to expand their knowledge and competence in CMS operations and processes. Troubleshoots operational issues and customer service calls and complaints. Follows the proper chain of command to resolve concerns, addressing the short term issue and recommending and/or working towards long-term resolution and improvements with Manager. Provides performance feedback on staff directly to the staff member thus fostering a culture of continuous learning and improvement and to the supervisor as appropriate. Addresses patient and staff safety concerns promptly. Gives input into the performance evaluation process. Prefer three years of Central Services Head Technician or equivalent supervisory position