Sutter Health Central Processing Technician II Per Diem Night Shift in Oakland, California


Performs activities and duties in decontamination, sterilization, case cart preparation, patient care equipment cleaning and distribution, and restock of crash carts and other house-wide specialty carts.


High school diploma or equivalent. Graduate of an approved Central Processing program or Operating Room Technician program OR equivalent combination of education and pertinent/directly related experience in Central Processing in an acute-care hospital environment. Graduate of approved program with completion of required externship in an acute care hospital performing instrument processing/handling functions; experience in an acute care hospital preferred. Sterilization methods including steam, ethylene oxide and plasma chamber. Handling of sterile items. Medical terminology, basic microbiology, anatomy, physiology and elementary physics principles as they relate to daily Central Processing functions. General use, identification, care and assembly of surgical instrumentation. Basic principles and methods of decontamination. Certified Registered Central Services Tech-CRCST or Certified Surgical Technician - CST required.

Primary Location: California, East Bay, Oakland

Organization: Alta Bates Summit Medical Center

Employee Status: Regular

Employee Referral Bonus: No

Benefits: No

Position Status: Non-Exempt

Union: Yes

Job Shift: Night

Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift

Days of the Week Scheduled: Varied Days

Weekend Requirements: Other

Schedule: Per Diem

Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: .001

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.