OR Sterile Processing Technician

May 16, 2023by CMF_Admin

Website Mercy Ships

Setting: Operating Room

Role: The Operating Room Sterile Processing Technician upholds the highest standard of centralizing department practice, following international guidelines as you decontaminate, wash and sterilize surgical instruments and medical equipment.

Time Commitment: Minimum 6 weeks

When: Ongoing

Application Deadline: Ongoing

Requirements: Current, active Central Sterilizer Technician License (or international equivalent) in the home country. Minimum two years of experience within a central sterilizing department, either hospital-based or in a day surgical center. Previous experience with sterile instruments and equipment; knowledge of universal precautions required.

Cost: Self-Funded. Volunteers pay for their transportation to and from the ship’s location as well as crew fees and all personal expenses. Crew fees vary depending on the length of commitment as well as what nation the volunteer comes from. For those unable to raise support, assistance may be available.

For more information visit: Mercy Ships 

Email: crewcanada@mercyships.ca

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