Working closely with the Central Supply Director and Clinical Educators, the Sterile Processing Supervisor manages Sterile Supply Technicians in a fast-paced and rewarding environment. This position is responsible for planning day to day needs as well as mentoring and developing technical skills of the Sterile Processing team. There are opportunities for growth and advancement within the department. The Supervisor collaborates closely with Environmental Services, Operating Room, Materials Management and other hospital departments to meet the needs of the Central Supply Department. Both evening and night shifts are available.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
High School education preferred. Associate Degree preferred. Prior supervisory experience on a progressive level of 2 – 5yrs. required.
Interpersonal skills necessary for effective leadership of assigned personnel and in order to collaborate with a variety of personnel throughout the hospital to meet the needs of the department.
Knowledge of CSD Technician, Dispatcher, and Patient Service Support Technician roles and/or prior experience in an CSD setting preferred.
Highly independent functioning with the analytical ability to prepare work schedules, prioritize work assignments, maintain a variety of records and assist in the development of department policies, procedures, budgets.
High level of problem solving and decision making skills.
Ability to utilize department and hospital wide computer software programs.
Requires completion of CSD Technician Certification within one year.
Must be able to rotate off shifts for supervision of off shift staff at intervals.