OPS Sterile Equipment Technician

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Work type: Temp Full-Time
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Categories: Health Profession
Department:34010306 - DN-STERILIZATION

Classification Title:

OPS Time-Limited

Job Description:

The College of Dentistry is recruiting for a OPS Sterile Equipment technician to inspect, clean, and sort dental instruments. Packages and sterilizes clinical supplies (i.e. cotton pellets, cotton rolls, and 2 X 2's). Maintains and sterilizes handpieces. Sterilizes dental instruments using dry heat, steam, and chemical vapor.

Essential Functions:

  • Collecting, tracking, and processing dirty instruments according to sterilization protocol.
  • Disinfecting and sterilizing dental instruments for all UFCD dental students and the UFCD dental clinics: Replacing broken or missing instruments for UFCD dental students.
  • Check bur blocks for burs that need to be replaced (either because of wear or because the bur has been discard); requires attention to very minute details.
  • Recording incoming and outgoing instruments from students and departments.
  • Oiling and maintaining instruments.
  • Labeling and scanning.
  • In-service training (updates, new sterilization techniques, and computer classes).
  • Other duties as assigned.
Expected Salary:

$13-14.00 per hour

Minimum Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent

Preferred Qualifications:
  • January-June the hours will be 7am-4pm Mon-Fri
  • July-December the hours will be 9am-6pm
  • Some Saturday and Sundays for continuing education classes and Florida Dental Board Examinations (5 to 30 hours of overtime).
  • Dental Assisting National Board certified dental assistant.
  • Formal training in a dental assisting program.
  • State of Florida expanded duties functions auxiliary certification.
  • You will be assigned 7am-4pm Mon-Fri or 8:30-5:30pm Mon-Fri with a switch every six months
  • Some Saturday and Sundays for continuing education classes and Florida Dental Board Examinations (5 to 30 hours of overtime).
  • Dental Assisting National Board certified dental assistant preferred
  • Formal training in a dental assisting program preferred
  • State of Florida expanded duties functions auxiliary certification Preferred
Special Instructions to Applicants:

In order to be considered, you must upload your cover letter and resume.

This is a time-limited position.

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

Health Assessment Required: Yes

 

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