Quality & Education Coordinator, SPD
Job ID: R0030087 | Inventory | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
The Quality and Education Coordinator, Sterile Processing is an experienced Certified Registered Central Service Technician. He/she is responsible for coordination and implementation of the SPD Quality Assurance Program training and education of new staff. This position is also responsible for ensuring annual competency of existing SPD and OPSC staff. He/she serves as a liaison between Surgical Services and the Sterile Processing Department. Superior communication and computer skills are required, as is extensive knowledge of surgical instrumentation and sterile processing standards of practice.
  • Quality Assurance: Provides and reviews all quality-related concerns, responding with root cause analysis.
  • Staff Development: Provides training/development to SPD team members at main SPD and OPSC.
  • Leadership/Professional Development: Provides leadership in professional development of SPD team members at main SPD and OPSC.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $18.01 - $27.92 Hourly

  • Education: High school graduate or equivalent.
  • Experience: 2 years of relevant experience.
  • Licensure: Certified as a Central Sterile Technician (CRCST) or Sterile Processing Technician (CBSPD) from an accredited organization.

Job requires sitting for prolonged periods. Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills. Attention to detail and ability to write legibly. Ability to lift/push/pull 50-100 lbs. May be exposed to vibrations, humidity, cold, heat, noise, blood/body fluids and infectious disease.

COVID Vaccination Requirement

Due to the scope of President Biden's Executive Order 14042 issued in early September, all University employees, including remote employees, must receive their final vaccination dose by January 4, 2022, unless they have a University-approved religious or medical exemption. The University has updated policy SEC-045 to reflect these new requirements.

If hired by the Academic Division, excluding School of Medicine, School of Nursing, UVA Physicians Group, and the Health Systems Library, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination or be willing to be vaccinated by January 4, 2022. Academic employees may apply for a University-approved medical or religious exemption.

Note: Some medical and safety-sensitive positions require vaccination and are not eligible for an exemption. For more information on how vaccination requirements will apply to you, please visit the UVA New Hire Vaccination Requirements webpage.

Medical Center (Charlottesville, VA)
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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