Catholic Health Initiatives Supervisor, Sterile Processing, Jewish Hospital, Evenings, Full Time in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky

Supervisor, Sterile Processing, Jewish Hospital, Evenings, Full Time


The primary purpose of Sterile Processing is

to assist in direct patient care by ensuring the OR staff has correct, fully

functional, sterile instrumentation delivered in a timely manner consistent

with the highest standards of customer service. Responsible

for the development, oversight, and organization of the employee base; serves

as a resource for all Sterile Processing customers. Must be able to maintain

equipment, computer programs, and other vital systems relevant to the

department. Maintains appropriate levels of stock and supplies. Responsible for

maintaining departmental standards according to AAMI, AORN, and other

appropriate governing bodies.

The Sterile

Processing Supervisor assumes all responsibility for shift activities including

assignments, staff scheduling, counseling, performance improvement,

intra-department communication, project completion, workflow execution, and any

other duties assigned by department Manager. The role will also coordinate the

training of new hires, conduct staff meetings, and develop the general

professionalism of the Sterile Processing team.


Education: Bachelor’s degree

and minimum of 1 year of experience in the discipline OR 3 years of experience

in the discipline without a Bachelor’s degree OR Master’s degree and no


Certifications: CRCST Mandatory; CHL

required within 6 months from the date of hire; CIS preferred.

Experience: Minimum 1 year experience as a Sterile Processing Tech I. Scrub

Tech experience an asset. Previous

experience in a leadership role preferred.

Skills: Manual dexterity

required; Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills. Must display an

exceptional level of organizational skill; emphasizing filing, tracking, and

accounting for numerous ordering processes. Proficient in problem solving and

follow through. Must be proficient with Microsoft Office. Knowledge of SPM

instrument tracking system and Lawson a bonus. Ability to speak and read

English is required.

  • For those hired after November 14,

2016, KentuckyOne Health will verify education required by the position,

through primary source verification, prior to beginning employment. Education

verification will also include the collection of a high school diploma or

equivalent, transcript, or other written validation of education.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Demonstratesa commitment to service, organization values and professionalism throughappropriate conduct and demeanor at all times.

  • Adheres toand exhibits our core values: Reverence: Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for allcreation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God andacknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us. Integrity: Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty andsincerity as a basis of trustworthiness. Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others in theirsorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of thehuman community. Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continuallysurpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.

  • Maintainsconfidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times.

  • Adheres toorganizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines.

  • Workscollaboratively and supports efforts of team members.

  • Demonstratesexceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians,patients, residents, visitors, staff and the broader health care community.

Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are EqualOpportunity EmployersCBKYONE

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Daily Schedule 2

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0116466