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Manager, Sterile Processing Department (Service Area)

Post Date:Apr 20, 2017Type:Full-Time
Start Date:4/20/2017Salary:
Location:US-CA-Santa Maria Job Reference:1700006540

Job Description:


The Sterile Processing Manager maintains 24-hour accountability for unit operations. The Manager will coordinate the care, processing, and provision of surgical instrumentation throughout the service area. The Manager maintains appropriate inventories of surgical instruments and special orders and coordinates services for optimal efficiency in the OR. The Manager participates in continuous quality improvement activities and educational experiences in support of departmental and divisional nursing philosophy and objectives. The Manager will develop and oversee the unit"s budget ensuring quality of the services and cost effectiveness

Demonstrated solid managerial, administrative, scheduling, planning, and budgeting skills in additional to advanced technical knowledge

Demonstrated Acceptance a higher level of accountability than a supervisor

Demonstrated basic skills and experience to manager others

Must be flexible and adaptable to changing priorities, coaching and mentoring others

Must be able to travel to other service areas as needed and required.


Bachelor"s degree in related field .

A Registered Nurse with previous OR experience or must be a Certified Surgical Technologist or Certified Sterile Processing Technician. .


Two years" Operating Room or Sterile Processing Department experience required.Previous supervisory or management experience

RN or Certified Surgical Tech preferred.Consistent with discipline with demonstrated knowledge and experience in current clinical techniques and procedures in area of specialty.

Special Skills

Demonstrates solid managerial, administrative, scheduling, planning, and budgeting skills in addition to advanced technical knowledge.

Demonstrates acceptance a higher level of accountability than a supervisor.

Demonstrates the basic knowledge and desire necessary to accomplish the job of management others.

Demonstrates flexibility and adaptability to changing priorities, coaching and mentoring skills. Written and verbal skills.

Travel to service area sites required.


BLS, Certified Surgical Technician, or Sterile Processing Technician or CA Licensed RN


Equal Opportunity

Dignity Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected Veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant, please click here.

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