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Central Sterile Lead Tech - UNC Health Wayne

Job ID: 63138
Location: Goldsboro, NC
Facility/Division: Wayne UNC Health Care
Status: Full Time
Shift: Evening Job

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Job Description


Become part of an inclusive organization with over 40,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health and well-being of the unique communities we serve.

Schedule: Evenings 2:30pm-11:00pm

Call and Holiday rotation

*This position qualifies for a 5k Commitment Incentive!*


The Central Sterile Lead Technician, under the general direction of the Central Sterile Director, assumes the responsibility for overall performance and customer service of the Central Sterile Processing Department on a given shift. The Sterile Processing Team Leader serves as the point person with Central Sterile and the Operating Room staff to resolve issues that may arise before, during, or after a case.

Minimum Qualifications 


  • High school diploma or equivalent required. 

Licensure/ Certification

  • Certification by CBPSD or IAHCSMM Technician (CRCST) within one year of hire 


(1) year of experience in sterile processing. 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

• Knowledge of sterilization processes, decontamination, disinfection and cleaning methods. 

• Knowledge surgical instrument preparation and assembly, inspection packaging, documentation and delivery.

• Knowledge of medical terminology. 

• Good interpersonal and customer service skills. Ability to develop and maintain positive working relationships with teammates, supervisors, providers, administration and patients. 

• Strong attention to detail with the ability to complete work assignments accurately and in a timely manner. 

• Ability to manage multiple priorities and reprioritize scheduling of work. 

• Ability to work in a physically demanding, high stress environment. 

• Good manual dexterity. • Ability to read, write and communicate effectively in English. 

• Proficient with MS Office and able to learn new software rapidly. 


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Job Details

Legal Employer: Wayne Health

Entity: Wayne UNC Health Care

Organization Unit: Central Sterile

Work Type: Full Time

Standard Hours Per Week: 40.00

Work Schedule: Evening Job

Location of Job: WAYNE MED

Exempt From Overtime: Exempt: No

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