OR Instrument Processing Technician - Sterile Processing - Woodlands

Position: OR Instrument Processing Technician - Sterile Processing - Woodlands

Location: US-TX-The Woodlands

Talent Area: Professional - Clinical

Shift: Various Shifts

About Texas Children's Hospital

Scheduled to open in 2017, Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands is a 548,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art free-standing pediatric hospital designed, equipped and staffed exclusively to treat children and adolescents in The Woodlands and counties throughout Greater North Houston such as Montgomery, Walker, Grimes, Liberty, Harris, Polk, San Jacinto and Hardin counties. Our new facility will include 25 emergency center rooms, 32 acute rooms, 28 critical care rooms, 12 radiology rooms and 4 operating rooms. We will also offer inpatient and outpatient pediatric care in more than 25 specialties including: cancer, cardiology, neurology, orthopedics, diabetes and endocrinology, urology, sports medicine, gastroenterology and nutrition, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, otolaryngology, allergy and immunology, dermatology, adolescent medicine and physical rehabilitation. Outpatient care areas are scheduled to open in fall 2016.   To join our community of 13,000 dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.


We are on the hunt for our next OR Instrument Processing Technician—someone who can thrive in a fast-paced hospital setting. In this position you’ll provide efficient processing of instruments and sterilization throughout Texas Children’s Hospital. We need someone with the ability to operate all OR sterilization and processing equipment, to prioritize and organize, and to work independently with consistent supervision.


Think you’ve got what it takes?

Responsibilities :

  • Performs decontamination of instruments 
  • Receives instruments from the decontamination area and processes appropriately as assigned by the Assistant Director of Hospital Instrumentation and CSPD 
  • Performs physical and environmental duties as designated on a routine daily basis 
  • Completes sterilization processes 
  • Performs other essential instrument room duties 
  • Transports instruments 
  • Performs other duties as assigned


  • High School diploma or GED 
  • Two (2) years experience in hospital instrument processing and/or completion of the Central Services Technician course and having passed the certification examination is preferred 
  • The skills for successfully performing job duties may be acquired on site 
  • Orientation will incorporate competencies to address age appropriateness 
  • Knowledge of a wide variety of instrumentation used in the operating room and throughout the Hospital

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