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Providence Health & Services Sterile Processing Manager in Everett, Washington


Providence is calling a Manager Sterile Processing at Providence Regional Medical Center in Everett, WA.

The Manager of Sterile Processing provides leadership for the Sterile Processing Department and all facets of sterile processing and perioperative supply chain functions. This includes the initiation and completion of operational plans that ensure quality while utilizing available resources efficiently and in alignment with Providence St. Joseph’s Mission, Vision, and Values. Service customers include, but are not limited to, Surgical Services, Labor and Delivery, Gastro and Special Procedures Unit, hospital clinics and departments, and other outside customers.

In this position you will:

  • Responsible for managing and coordinating all sterile processing activities for facility utilizing national standards

  • Hires, trains, and monitors performance and quality, organizes and assigns work in order to provide high quality and efficient services

  • Demonstrate competency by maintaining positive, constructive interpersonal relationships, and by understanding and practicing the principles of effective teamwork

  • Develops and manages sterile processing budget

  • Serves as a resource for facility and outlying associated clinics in the area of sterile processing

  • Conducts annual performance evaluations and administers corrective action if necessary

  • Consistently demonstrates and incorporates principles of safety and infection control into daily activities such as environment of care, infection control, and exposure control through departmental safety policies and procedures

  • Maintain knowledge of work appropriate aspects of environment of care programs, complies with policies and reports unsafe conditions

  • Supervises and ensures accountability of all employees in the performance of their duties


Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in business, healthcare or a related field, or the combination of education and professionally related experience

  • Two years supervisory experience, including training and staff development

  • Two years budget with management and analysis

  • Three years work experience in the field of Sterile Processing.

  • National Certification in at least one of the following:Surgical Technology, CVSPD, IAHCSMM, CRCST preferred

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5 years in a tertiary acute care hospital with extensive experience in preparation of reusable instruments and MIS technologies commonly used in surgical and invasive procedure settings

  • Experience with or exposure to a union environment

  • 3 years demonstrated management competence in a sterile processing, supply chain management, and the surgical environment

  • If a Registered Nurse, must have operating room experience

About the ministry you will serve:

Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA is the state’s most award-winning hospital for medical care; having received the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence four years in a row. Our new state-of-the-art 12 story hospital tower and the implementation of Epic electronic medical records system will significantly enhance our patient’s experience throughout the continuum of care.

The hospital is located in Snohomish County on the Sound and close to the mountains, so outdoor activities such as snow skiing, kayaking, and golfing are at your doorstep. The communities in Snohomish have all the comforts and appeal of small towns, with historical districts, beautiful homes, interesting boutiques, and unique restaurants, yet the city life of Seattle and Bellevue are just 30 minutes south, while the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, BC lies only two hours north.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Sterile Processing Techs (Central Services Techs)

Location: Washington-Everett

Req ID: 223020