Under general supervision of the department manager, oversees the day to day activities of processing (decontaminating and sterilizing) and inventory of hand pieces that are required to support patient care in the dental clinics as well as the educational experience of student in the clinics. Oversees that equipment is properly sterilized meeting OSHA, DCDC, and ASA requirements. In addition, responsible for the smooth operation of the central sterilization department in the absence of the Central Sterilization Supervisor.
Note: The intent of this list of primary duties is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities of this job. Incumbents perform other related duties assigned. Specific duties and responsibilities may vary based upon departmental needs.
Thorough knowledge of central sterilization process, universal precautions regarding the handling of infectious waste. Communicate effectively orally and in writing. Ability to train, supervise, and evaluate personnel. Ability to perform extensive standing and walking. Ability to push and pull carts of supplies to make deliveries around building. Ability to lift, stock shelves, and load carts of supplies and equipment. Skill in operating equipment such as sonic washers, sterilizers, autoclaves, heat sealers, and sharpening wheels. Ability to use computers and other standard office equipment. Ability to wear and work in personal protective equipment
Evening Shift 2:00 – 11:00 P.M.Starting salary is $15.50 an hour
U.M. FDSP Associates. P.A. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.