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Sterile Processing Technician

We are seeking a highly motivated and detail-oriented Sterile Processing Technician to join our team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for ensuring that all medical equipment and instruments are properly sterilized and ready for use in surgical procedures.


  • Collect, clean, and sterilize all medical equipment and instruments
  • Inspect and test equipment to ensure proper functioning
  • Assemble and package equipment for use in surgical procedures
  • Maintain accurate records of all equipment and instrument sterilization
  • Adhere to all safety and infection control protocols


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Certification as a Sterile Processing Technician
  • Knowledge of sterilization techniques and equipment
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills


  • Competitive salary
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • Opportunities for career advancement

If you are a dedicated and hardworking individual with a passion for ensuring patient safety, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity as a Sterile Processing Technician.

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring a Sterile Processing Technician

What is the best way to find and hire a Sterile Processing Technician near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Sterile Processing Technician applicants. Employers posting their Sterile Processing Technician job on Indeed get about 10 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Sterile Processing Technician applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for a Sterile Processing Technician are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 14 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 4 hours on average, which is shorter than the national average for Sterile Processing Technician positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a Sterile Processing Technician role?
SMS has 93% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Sterile Processing Technician job applicants?
Hourly paid workers, such as Sterile Processing Technicians are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 116% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Sterile Processing Technician applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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