Central Sterilization Department Manager

This position is necessary to elevate the standard of peri-operative care at the Animal Medical Center and provide education regarding standards and guidelines for scrubbing.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Employee will be responsible for scrubbing into surgical cases and educating new residents, interns and other staff into the scrub role
  • Other duties include but are not limited to securing & preparing all supplies required for surgery, prepare & maintain surgical field, perform instrument counts, patient prep, collect & label specimens taken during procedure
  • Must be able to assist with training of assistants in the circulating role, ensuring surgical area in compliance with AAHA and other legislation
  • Create new policies & protocols for surgery

Qualifications:

  • Must have National Certification as a Surgical Technologist (CST)
  • 3-5 years’ experience as a surgical scrub tech
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Must be able to display professional, responsible, and accountable attitude and behavior
  • Must be able to multi-task and work well in a team environment & under pressure

Interested candidates should send resume/cover letter via fax to (212) 758-8157 or careers@amcny.org.