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  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Manchester

Website W4u–solutions

Speciality: Sterile Service Technicians

Grade: Sterile Services

Salary: £15-£22 Per Hour

Location: Nationwide

Duration: Temporary

Reference: W4USST

Role Summary: Using departmental procedures and best practice which deliver a timely, efficient, and cost-effective service that meets legislative requirements, to provide decontaminated surgical instruments and equipment which are fit for purpose.

Principal Duties The postholder is responsible for:

  • the conduct and recording of checks on all types of processing equipment, and timely reporting of problems/faults
  • the correct dismantling and checking of instruments/equipment as appropriate
  • the correct use of all types of processing equipment whether for cleaning or sterilisation purposes
  • the correct assembly and checking of instruments/equipment as appropriate
  • the correct packing/labelling/sealing of instruments/equipment as appropriate 8.1 Soiled equipment processing
  • Unload collection trolleys in the washroom
  • Scan all returned trackable equipment into the computer system
  • Check returned sets against checklist and load into washer baskets,
  • Report any errors in tray content to the supervisor and user department and register in the Non-Compliance Register
  • Prioritise sets for processing
  • Where necessary, dismantle instruments for thorough decontamination
  • Load soiled equipment into washer/disinfector, select appropriate process and start cycle
  • Check chemical levels and replenish as necessary, wearing appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Decontaminate transport trolleys and containers after emptying dirty contents Sterile Services Technician – Job Description and Person specification Page 2 of 7
  • Ensure health and safety regulations are adhered to when handling hazardous substances
  • Ensure safe moving and handling techniques are employed when lifting equipment
  • Ensure appropriate PPE is used at all times in the Wash Room
  • Keep worktops clean and swabbed regularly

W4U Solutions are recruiting for an experienced Sterile Service Technician to work for one of our well-respected clients based in Kent, Greater London, Manchester, Sheffield and Yorkshire

Our client is looking for a candidate who is available ASAP for an ongoing position.

*Band 3
*Day or night shifts available
*£15 – £22 UMBRELLA DOE
*Starting ASAP – Ongoing

With W4U SOLUTIONS, locums can expect:

* A dedicated personalised one-to-one service from experienced specialist consultants
* Excellent rates of pay
* 24-hour service
* Fast track registration process
* Fast Fortnightly pay
* Assistance booking travel and accommodation
* Appraisal support
* Free online training not available for this position Why not recommend a friend or colleague and earn a £100 referral bonus on successful placement (terms and qualifying period apply), OR please feel free to call us to discuss your own personal requirements in more detail.

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