Post Date 06/23/2017
Department Operating Room
Title Sterilization Aide
BiWeekly Work Hours 48
FLSA Status Non-exempt
Employment Status Part-time
Shift Varies
Address 800 Wheeling Avenue
City Glen Dale
State WV
Postal Code 26038

JOB SUMMARY:  The O.R. Sterilization Aide is responsible for cleaning, sterilizing, assembling, issuing and storing supplies and equipment required for use in caring for the patient. The O.R. Sterilization Aide also assists in the transportation of surgical patients as needed.



A.   Responsible to:  Department Head.

B.   Workers supervised:  None.

C.   Interrelationships:  Maintains open communication with co-workers, nursing staff and ancillary departments.



A.   Education:  High School diploma or equivalent preferred; Nursing Assistant I preferred.

B.   Training & Experience: Central Service Technician certification preferred and on the job training provided. Maintains current CPR card.


C.   Job Knowledge:  Knowledge and understanding of:  the principles of decontamination, reprocessing and sterilization of instruments and equipment used in the care of the surgical patient.  Tasks must be carried out in a manner that protects the welfare and safety of patient’s, co-workers, themselves and their community.