Knowledge of hospital supplies, OR/CSR instrumentation, sterilization. CRCST certification preferred. Certification must be attained after one year of employment. Physically able to lift heavy instrument trays and to transport heavy OR instrumentation carts, and assemble OR instrumentation trays. High School diploma or equivalent required. Good communication skills and able to work as a team. Able to work independently. Minor computer skills required. OR experience preferred. Knowledge of varied sterilization processes preferred. Knowledge of varied instrumentation and proper sterilization preferred. Knowledge of infection control procedure preferred. Ability to work in a stressful environment a must. Clinical: Daily review of recording charts & biological tests from sterilizers and record results. Transport and process instruments according to AORN standards. Knowledge of packaging reusable supplies for sterilization, storage and aseptic presentation for use.