Wednesday , April 17 2024

VA Jobs in Richmond – Medical Supply Technician

Website U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Job Description:

The positions are located at the Hunter Holmes McGuire VA Medical Center, Richmond, Virginia, in the Sterile Processing Department. The positions support direct patient care by ensuring proper reprocessing, maintenance, and storage of critical and semi-critical reusable medical equipment (RME) throughout the medical center in compliance with nation and local policy and procedure.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performs required leak tests and channel checks to endoscopic equipment.
  • Completely and thoroughly dissembles and positions all parts of complex technical reusable medical equipment (RME).
  • Utilizes Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as required.
  • Uses, interprets and records results from quality assurance monitors.
  • Responsible for the collection, receipt, inspection, cleaning and decontamination processing of soiled instruments, equipment, and apparatus.
  • Performs multi-step procedures to effectively reprocess endoscopes.
  • Operates sterilization and decontamination equipment.

Job Requirements:

  • You must be a U.S. Citizen to apply for this job
  • Designated and/or random drug testing may be required
  • Must be proficient in written and spoken English
  • You may be required to serve a probationary period
  • Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959
  • Selected applicants will be required to complete an online onboarding process
  • Subject to a background/security investigation

Qualification & Experience:

  • Six months of experience that demonstrates your ability to perform the work or provides an understanding of the work.
  • One year above high school that included at least 6 semester hours in health care related courses such as sterile processing, nursing assistant, hospital corpsman, and operating room and surgical technician courses or other courses related to the position.

Job Details:

Company: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Richmond, VA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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