Sterile Services Technician, Bank Contract – East Grinstead, West Sussex

Sterile Services Technician, Bank Contract

Horder Healthcare

East Grinstead, West Sussex



Recognised by 'Best Companies' as being one of the Top 20 Health and Social Companies to Work for in 2022, we have an excellent and flexible opportunity for a Sterile Services Technician, based from The McIndoe Centre, East Grinstead.

This is a bank / zero-hours contract.

About the role:

  • To collect and deliver all surgical instruments from the relevant hospital departments
  • To receive and inspect all surgical instrumentation required for production, ensuring that they are processed through the washing machines correctly, are checked, assembled and packaged according to the documented procedures
  • To maintain the department and working environment in a clean, tidy and safe condition at all times.
  • To inform the Technical Supervisor of stock-outs and customer problems
  • To deputise for the Technical Supervisor when they are off, and to assume responsibility for the department
  • To ensure that all production is carried out according to the documented specification and procedures and that all working practices follow those laid down in the departmental quality systems manuals

About you:

  • Literate and numerate with good theatre instrument knowledge
  • Competent in the operation of automatic washer disinfectors and sterilisers and their respective testing procedures
  • Understanding of the practical application of computer product tracking
  • Trained to NVQ level 3, Institute of Decontamination Sciences.

Location: East Grinstead

Working Hours: Bank – zero-hours contract

Salary: £9.89 per hour

What we offer:

  • Accrued annual leave
  • Auto-enrolment to the Horder Healthcare private pension scheme
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme
  • Outstanding training and development opportunities