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Keck Medicine of USC

Keck Medicine of USC is one of only two university-based medical systems in the Los Angeles area. Its internationally renowned physicians and scientists provide world-class patient care at Keck Hospital of USC, USC Norris Cancer Hospital, USC Verdugo Hills Hospital and more than 80 outpatient clinics in Los Angeles, Orange, Kern, Tulare and Ventura counties.

Keck Medical Center was ranked No. 16 on U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-20 Best Hospital Honor Roll and among the top 3 hospitals in Los Angeles and top 5 in California. The hospital also ranked in the top 4 in urology (tie); top 10 in geriatrics; top 15 in ophthalmology, cardiology & heart surgery, gastroenterology & GI surgery and nephrology; top 20 in neurology & neurosurgery; top 25 in cancer; and top 35 in pulmonology & lung surgery.

Sterile Processing Technician II - Sterile Processing – Full Time 8 Hour Evenings (Non-Exempt) (Union)

Keck Medicine of USC Hospital Los Angeles, California

Under general supervision of the Sterile Processing Supervisor or Sterile Processing Educator, the Sterile Processing Technician (SPT)II serve with basic knowledge of Sterile Processing techniques/skills and is responsible for decontaminating, operationally checking, assembling, sterilizing, and distributing reusable surgical/clinical instrumentation and implants throughout the organization. Operate Steam (autoclave), H2O2 (hydrogen peroxide) and ETO (ethylene oxide) sterilizers, sonic equipment, automated washers and heat sealers. Store, date, rotate and distribute reusable surgical/clinical instrumentation. All in accordance with department and manufacturer IFU guidelines.


Minimum Education: • High School graduation or equivalent • Completion of a Sterile Processing Program or an accredited Surgical Technician program. Minimum Experience/Knowledge: • Minimum one year of Sterile Processing experience • Basic knowledge of computer systems including Windows OS, keyboard and mouse operation. • Ability to operate complex machinery including washers, ultrasonic cleaners, and sterilizers. • Demonstrated ability to competently perform multiple, complex tasks. • Knowledge of medical terminology. Required License/Certification: • Current Certification as a Sterile Processing Technician through an accredited organization (IAHCSMM, CBSPD) or Valid Certified Surgical Tech (CST) or Surgery-Certified Credential (TS-C) from CAAHEP or ABHES certification. Must be maintained by renewal before expiration date. • LA City Fire and Safety Certification. If no card upon hire, one must be obtained within 30 days of hire, and maintained by renewal before expiration date.


REQ20096344 Posted Date: 02/17/2021

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