DohaFull-time, PermanentResponsibilities : Disassemble, decontaminate, assemble, sterilize, and store procedure trays, instruments, medical equipment, and supplies according to prescribed procedure and aseptic technique.
Follows preference sheet to accurately dispense instruments and supplies to Surgery and Patient care areas.This position requires daily flexibility to perform responsibilities, knowledge of routine policies and procedures and adherence of safety and infection control standards.
Demonstrates knowledge and use of a computerized tray tracking systemDecontaminate, disinfect and / or sterilize surgical instruments in compliance with all established policies and procedures including infection control protocols.
Inspects, sorts, and processes surgical instrumentation in accordance to policy and procedures.Reports and isolates damaged and missing items to Manager.
Assembles and organizes surgical instrument sets according to instrument count sheets.Prepares instrument trays for sterilization by appropriately wrapping or utilizing a sterilization container.
Performs quality assurance and biological testing on equipment and documents accordingly.Operates ultrasonic cleaner, washer-decontaminator, heat-sealing apparatus, sterilizers and cart washers within established guidelines.
Maintains logs, prepares, checks and records test results. Approves or refuses materials from Sterilizer based on test results.
Reports to management any adverse results.Executes proper procedures for equipment malfunctions.Prepares and delivers accurate and timely case carts for use in surgical procedures.
Responds to instrument and supply requests from customers in a timely manner.Maintains a friendly, clean and orderly work environment.
Checks and reprocesses any expired items.Accurately prepares and labels items for the appropriate method of sterilization.
Maintains a working knowledge of all areas of the department by rotating through assigned work areas to ensure service needs of the customer are met.
Completes work to accommodate department schedules.Dispenses and delivers materials via dumbwaiter, tube system, elevator and / or handcarts.
Communicates issues, problems and concerns to management in a timely manner.Performs other duties as assigned.Quality Management ResponsibilityBiological spore testing, documentation and recording results of all sterilization methods.
Experience required : 3+ years’ experience in Operating Room (OR) instrumentationSkills required : Good verbal and written communication skillsBasic Computer SkillsAbility to follow directions whilst working independentlyAbility to organize and think independentlyFluent English speaker.
Knowledge of Arabic will be an advantage although not essential.Qualifications : Essential : Diploma, or equivalent from a recognized institutions.
demonstrates and exercises responsible judgment to provide necessary supplies and instruments for the patient care areas.
Job Types : Full-time, PermanentExperience : Sterile Processing : 3 years (Preferred)