Central Processing Technician Resume Samples

The main job of a Central Processing Technician is to coordinate and collaborate for the overall cleaning, decontamination, assembling, and dispensing of surgical equipment and instruments. Core duties seen on the Central Processing Technician Resume include the following – collecting used and contaminated equipment, and instruments; manually cleaning supplies of contaminants; removing waste matter; operating and maintaining decontamination equipment; preparing and packing decontaminated supplies, monitoring and operating sterilization equipment; testing and reporting issues or problems; sterilizing and preparing operating equipment, and controlling the inventory and reordering supplies.

The most sought-after skills for the post include the following – strong attention to details; good judgment and critical thinking skills; manual dexterity; the ability to handle fragile equipment; technical skills, and the familiarity with sterilization techniques. A high school diploma or certification in sterile processing and distribution is necessary for this job.

 

Central Processing Technician Resume example

Central Processing Technician Resume

Summary : To disinfect, assemble, package, and sterilize surgical and diagnostic equipment and other patient care reusable medical devices and supplies to prescribed procedures and techniques.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Time Management Skills, Detail-Oriented.

Description :

    1. Maintained a written history of all loads processed in steam and stirred.
    2. Ensured sterile items are stored and transported properly to maintain a sterile state.
    3. Ensured availability of sterile instruments and trays of instruments which are of low-inventory and making them priority when needed for OR turnovers.
    4. Packaged instruments into peel pouches and properly labeling pouches.
    5. Identified and accounted for every instrument to keep trays intact.
    6. Ensured proper order-loading of the steam cart with instruments to prevent contamination (or wet loads) during the sterilization process. 
    7. Responsible for decontamination, tray assembly, equipment processing, auto wrap, pulling tickets, assembling case carts, restocking crash carts, .
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma In Surgical Technology


Central Processing Technician Resume

Objective : Seeking a position as a Central Sterile Processing Technician where I can use my experience and skills to the benefit of my employer and patients.

Skills : Communication Skills, Computer Skills, Detail Oriented.

Description :

    1. Maintained instrumentation used by the main OR.
    2. Responsible for picking case carts to be used in surgery.
    3. Assisted in the operating room on a daily basis.
    4. Set up rooms for surgery, handled lab specimens, helped prep, and position patients.
    5. Kept areas stocked and in working order. 
    6. Demonstrated ability to prioritize, achieve objectives,.
    7. Maintained a sterile field during/after surgery, passing instruments as needed to the surgeon and sterilize instruments after surgery. 
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
AAS In Nursing


Central Processing Technician Resume

Headline : To establish an outstanding work and service relationship with an emphasis on employee excellence, teamwork, and innovation using my skills and education.

Skills : Data Entry, Equipment Functions, Preventative Maintenance.

Description :

    1. Responded to phone requests and enters lab test data into the computer.
    2. Verified patient insurance and demographics.
    3. Entered in various diagnosis codes, ICD 9 / ICD 10.
    4. Handled personal issues as confidential files according to HIPPA regulations.
    5. Conducted executive decisions based on daily/current reports.
    6. Consulted findings and patient results with physicians or nurses.
    7. Presented plans to help staff achieve desired company goals.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BBA In Business Administration

Central Processing Technician Resume

Summary : Seeking a job in the medical field that will help me become a better medical professional and to allow me to have a better knowledge of my patients and their illnesses and to utilize my skills as a health care professional and to help aid patients in their care and ensure their safety.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Data Entry, Preventative Maintenance.

Description :

    1. Maintained inventory in all areas of Central Processing utilizing a reordering system and putting stock away upon delivery.
    2. Answered telephone and fill orders for supplies and processing requests when given the Door/Phone assignment.
    3. Performed other duties and special projects relating to Central Processing as assigned.
    4. Served as a role model and mentor to co-workers. 
    5.  Provided support to all patient care services in the health care facility.
    6. Included decontaminating, cleaning, processing, assembling, sterilizing, storing, and distributing the medical devices and supplies needed.
    7. Responsible for equipment sterilization and packaging during surgeries.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Art In Spanish

Central Processing Technician Resume

Summary : To acquire a career where I can utilize my education and skills learned to gain experience in the healthcare field. To be able to further my knowledge and abilities within the healthcare field.

Skills : Patient Care, Infection Control, Sterilization Techniques, Quality Improvement.

Description :

    1. Cleaned, sorted, and sterilized surgical sets.
    2. Retrieved additional instruments upon the surgeon's request.
    3. Oversaw periodic instrument sharpening.
    4. Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality.
    5. Proficient with both PCs and Macs. 
    6. Decontaminated operating room and sterilized hospital instruments and equipment efficiently.
    7. Provided customer service and communicated regularly to the operating room and hospital staff and management.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Art In Spanish

Central Processing Technician Resume

Objective : As a Central Processing Technician, to decontaminate, assemble, wrap, and sterilize instruments and trays for the cleaning, daily maintenance, re-assembling, charging, and distribution of equipment and for the picking of cases for Surgery and Delivery.

Skills : Surgery Hospital Decontamination, Operating Room Assembly Line, Clinical Skills.

Description :

    1. Maintained instrumentation used by the main OR.
    2. Responsible for picking case carts to be used in surgery.
    3. Assisted in the operating room on a daily basis.
    4. Set up rooms for surgery, handled lab specimens, helped prep, and position patients.
    5. Kept areas stocked and in working order. 
    6. Demonstrated ability to prioritize, achieve objectives,.
    7. Maintained a sterile field during/after surgery, passing instruments as needed to the surgeon and sterilize instruments after surgery. 
    8. Specialized in proper decontamination and sterilization for surgical tools and equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
AAS In Nursing

Central Processing Technician Resume

Headline : Organized and quick- thinking healthcare professional with more than 11 years of experience as a Surgical Technologist. Observant of details in the operating room environment.

Skills : Data Entry, Computer Skills, Time Management, Monitoring, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Worked directly in the OR assisting the surgeons and circulating nurses during surgical procedures as well as in the sterile processing department.
    2. Provided support to on and off-call staff during emergency surgeries as well as routine surgeries.
    3. Assisted with the maintenance of supplies/equipment.
    4. Assisted surgical team members in quality of care as well as providing the necessary tools to improve surgical outcomes.
    5. Performed all other related duties as assigned to optimize patient care and safety. 
    6. Ordered, received, stocked, and researched supplies as needed. 
    7. Assisted with strategic planning and gathering all quantitative and qualitative data for making decisions for future success for the laboratory. 
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Art In Spanish

Central Processing Technician Resume

Summary : Accurate, assertive, and adaptable healthcare professional, with proven expertise in sterile processing and distribution, who demonstrates an ability to manage a team through leadership, employee development, training, and mentoring.

Skills : Sterile Processing, Leadership, Team Player.

Description :

    1. Cleaned, assembled, and wrapped instruments for sterilization.
    2. Operated and maintained steam, stored, and ETO sterilization, keeping records of loads completed, and items in loads using Censitrac Tracking System.
    3. Ran daily Bowie Dick test and Biological test and record results, 
    4. Prepared case carts for next day service and emergency traumas.
    5. Stored and distributed instruments, supplies, and equipment while working with a team of employees to create a safe and sterile environment.
    6. Communicated with operating room staff.
    7. Ensured the delivery of patient care.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
AS In Surgical Technology

Central Processing Technician Resume

Headline : To obtain a Central Processing Technician position to help promote better patient care by providing prompt and accurate service. Commended for ensuring seamless transitions when operating teams are switched out during procedures.

Skills : Problem Solving Skills, Detail Oriented, Communication Skills, Computer Skills.

Description :

    1. Manually and mechanically decontaminate all reusable patient care equipment and supplies.
    2. Performed assembling, inspecting, and wrapping loaners and specialty trays for further preparation.
    3. Sterilized all clean and secured reusable patient care items.
    4. Successfully answered all phone calls to assist O.R. with daily needs for all cases.
    5. Properly performed functions related to building and delivering scheduled case carts as well as specialty and unscheduled emergency carts.
    6. Helped in the sterilization of instruments and supplies through either steam or ethylene oxide. 
    7. Provided sterile supplies and instruments using various types of autoclaves.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate In General Studies

Central Processing Technician Resume

Summary : To obtain a position as a Sterile Processing Technician. Able to accurately and calmly perform tasks with the team under pressure in a fast-paced environment.

Skills :  Patient Care, Steaming Basic Life Support, Central Sterile Service.

Description :

    1. Responsible for performing decontamination, high-level disinfection, and sterilization on a wide variety of medical/surgical instruments and equipment.
    2. Prioritized and coordinated equipment for hospital departments and operating rooms.
    3. Assembled case carts for the operating room.
    4. Preformed maintenance to machines related to sterility and monitor instruments that might need repair.
    5. Used computer systems to assemble and labeled instrument pans.
    6. Received and processed all specimens that were brought to the lab.
    7. Registered patients and ordered lab tests.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Vocational In Nurse Aid Course