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Casual Part Time SPD Technician, SPD, #18-1136

Internal Job Posting #18-1136

Casual Part Time SPD Technician – SPD


Sterile Processing Department




Surgical Program







POSTED: September 25 2018                                      CLOSE DATE: October 1 2018

If you are interested in applying to this position, please complete a “Job Posting Application for Hospital Employees” form and return directly to Human Resources on or before 11:59 p.m. on the specified closing date

Job Summary:

The SPD Technician is responsible for the decontamination, assembly, sterilization, storage and distribution of medical-surgical supplies and equipment, with particular emphasis on specialty instrumentation utilized in OR procedures


·         Minimum Grade 12 education

·         C.S.A.O. certified or equivalent

·         Previous experience as a Technician is essential, as well as some knowledge of surgical instrumentation, medical - surgical supplies and equipment.

·         Must be well organized in order to complete daily workload and maintain optimal turn -around times for reusable equipment.  Work is performed independently within the confines of predetermined procedures and practices.  The Technician must be capable of working co-operatively within a team to achieve the demands of the department.

·         Must be in good physical health and be capable of pushing and pulling carts, lifting and carrying items between 1 and 22 kg., pivoting and reaching to pick stock and of standing for extended period of time. Manual dexterity is required for most functions of this work.

·         Working knowledge of basic aseptic techniques and principles of Infection Control

·         Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

·         Demonstrates excellence in communication, both written and verbal

·         Analysis / problem assessment

·         Innovative and willing to learn

·         Commitment to customer service and teamwork

·         Demonstrates individual leadership skills

·         Proven ability to attend work regularly as per the Attendance Support Policy #HA30 and Procedure #HA35.

At Southlake Regional Health Centre, we are committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible environment.  We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the community in which we live and serve, including those with disabilities.  Southlake Regional Health Centre is committed to providing accommodations in all parts of the hiring process.  If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

It is the responsibility of all Southlake Regional Health Centre employees to work in a safe manner and promote health and safety in the workplace.


If interested in applying, please submit a resume and coverletter to quoting the position title, and vacancy# in the subject line.

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