CSSD Technician

International Professional Medical Recruitment for and to the Middle East


Doha

Introduction

International Medical professionals are invited to apply for these exiting 3 year contract job opportunities in Qatar. Qatar’s national healthcare delivery system is rapidly developing. This group strives to lead in developing the national health system by operating new facilities, implementing state-of-the art technologies, and recruiting the best, most qualified international talent to care for Qatar’s future. Here, you will have the opportunity to team with the best and the brightest professionals in healthcare and to provide world class patient care service for the population. This medical group has one of the biggest workforces in Qatar, with more than 2 million people living and working in Qatar, this diverse and exciting organization has more than 90 different nationalities working to deliver the best care always to their patients and the Qatar community.


Package

  • 3 Year contract (renewable)
  • Single and family contracts available.
  • Generous Tax free basic salary. Offered according to experience.  Basic salary from 3500 up to 6325 QAR per month. 6325 QAR is equal to +/- 5070 TND / 122 400 INR / 91 240 PHP.                                                             
  • Free fully furnished accommodation provided.
  • Transport allowance of 1250 QAR per month added to your basic salary. 
  • Free "round trip" (to and from home country) flight tickets on joining, annual leave, and on repatriation. For those with family contract offered this will be also be applicable for your family (wife and up to 3 children up to 18 years old).
  • 40 days paid annual vacation days.
  • End of Service Award (at end of contract) which is one month's salary for each year worked.
  • Etc. 

 

The benefits outlined here are those that apply to most employees. Salary offer packages are determined by the employer.  Global Medical Recruiting can assist the applicant with salary offer negotiations with the employer, but in the end the final salary package offered is at the sole discretion of the employer and not of Global Medical Recruiting.


Minimum Requirements

Education:  (FULL TIME STUDIES ONLY)

CSSD Certified course from recognized institute.

OR

Operating Theatre Technician with 3 months direct supervision upon placement in CSSD.

OR

Equivalent.

 

Experience:

Minimum experience:  2 years of CSSD/Surgical Operating Theatre experience.

 

Required certification/licensure:

N/A

 

Language Skills:

Fluent in English - Oral and Written.


Job Specification

Position Summary:

  • Supervise the arrangements of Supplies and equipment in the CSSD as directed by Supervisor
  • Supervise personnel assigned to the various subsections.
  • Direct the work of personnel assigned and ensure that supplies and equipment to be sterilized are properly cleaned and prepared in packs as necessary.
  • Understands and utilizes computers for generating data and requisitioning goods.
  • Perform area cleaning by sanitizing workstation at the end of each shift.
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as requested.
  • Maintain detailed lists of various trays and their components.
  • Requests instruments and repairs to insure routine instrument trays are maintained at all times
  • Responsible for the operational activities of CSSD throughout the particular shift to which assigned.
  • Receives and resends all surgical instruments trays/sets and reports about missing and damaged instruments to the supervisors.
  • Lifting, standing, pushing, pulling heavy instruments and case cart.

 

Decontamination:

  • Follows Universal Precautions by wearing the appropriate protective attire while working in the Decontamination area.
  • Decontaminate surgical instruments and other medical equipment as needed by keeping a continuous flow of moving thru the process.
  • Utilize appropriate cleaning detergents and agents by reading directions and MSDS sheets
  • Follow manufacturer instructions when dealing with reusable equipment i.e. power equipment, delicate and complex items.

 

Assembly:

  • Inspects all instruments for cleanliness, proper function, and breakage by viewing the instruments before assembly.
  • Assemble surgical trays and equipment following established tray listings.
  • Wraps or pouches items according to size and type of instruments or equipment following established protocols.

 

Sterilization:

  • Challenge the sterilization process by using internal, external Chemical Indicator & Biological Indicators monitoring systems appropriately
  • Monitor, read, document and interpret all parameters for steam sterilizer to ensure proper function
  • Sterilize instruments and surgical trays by following prescribed policies and procedures
  • Process and produce sterile items according to standard 

 

Sterile Store/Dispatching:

  • Distributes all sterile and non-sterile supplies and medical equipment upon request or case cart requisition.
  • Picks Surgical Case Carts by following established Surgeons Preference Cards or Procedural Pick list/requisition.

About the Employer

Premier non-profit health care provider in Doha, Qatar and the main provider of secondary and tertiary healthcare in Qatar and one of the leading hospital providers in the Middle East. Since its establishment the healthcare provider rapidly developed medical facilities capable of providing state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment of disease.  It currently manages 12 hospitals – 9 specialist hospitals and 3 community hospitals – as well as the National Ambulance Service and home and residential care services.