The position is responsible for providing the daily resource support to the Hospital related to equipment, instrumentation, sterile and non sterile supplies. The CPD Technician coordinates the activities engaged in decontaminating, cleaning, processing, assembling, storing, and distributing sterile and non sterile trays and supplies.
Minimum Education:High School Graduate or equivalentMinimum Experience/Knowledge:Prefer one-year experience in an OR/CSPD environment. Experience in Acute Care hospital preferred.Minimum one year experience working with hospital equipment preferred. Thorough knowledge of handling and cleaning of all medical equipment per recommended infection control guidelines. Thorough knowledge of sterile technique as it relates to handling of supplies and equipment. Able to mobilize equipment timely to areas needing equipment. Assists with performing stock inventories and restocking of supplies or instrumentation for operating room or CSPD as need arises. Must be extremely organized. Demonstrate excellent customer service behavior. Thorough knowledge of surgical instruments and supplies utilized within the perioperative arena. Ability to speak, read, and writes English. Computer literacy preferred.As part of Keck Medicine of USC, USC Verdugo Hills Hospital is the only community hospital in the Foothills area of Los Angeles backed by an academic medical center. With its 40-year legacy of personalized care from expert physicians, experience nurses and a dedicated staff the community has come to know and trust, USCâVHH brings patients the latest medical advancements and 24/7 emergency services. Join this world-class team providing highly-specialized care, up-to-the-minute research and innovative clinical trials.
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.