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Posted Job TitleInstrument Sterilization Attendant A/B, Penn Dental MedicineJob Profile TitleInstrument Sterilization Attendant AJob Description SummaryInstrument Sterilization Attendants with Penn Dental Medicine provides services and support to academic clinics and research facilities. Members of the sterilization team support patient care and research by providing efficient, productive and successful management of sterilization protocols.Job Description
Instrument Sterilization Attendants with Penn Dental Medicine provides services and support to academic clinics and research facilities. Members of the sterilization team support patient care and research by providing efficient, productive and successful management of sterilization protocols.
May be required to work occasional weekends and/or overtime as needed for preparation of student licensing exams. Candidate must be available to work a scheduled shift of 11:30AM – 8:30PM, Monday through Friday.
Instrument Sterilization Tech A: An Associate’s Degree or two year college equivalent and 0 to 1 year of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required.
Instrument Sterilization Tech B: An Associate’s Degree or two year college equivalent and 1 to 2 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required.
Dental or medical background helpful but not required.
Must be able to push or pull up to 150 lbs. and lift up to 100 lbs.
Must be able to follow detailed oral and written instructions.
The ideal candidate will thrive in a team-oriented, fast-paced working environment.
Job Location – City, StatePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania
Instrument Sterilization Attendant A
Department / SchoolSchool of Dental MedicinePay RangeSalary offers are made based on the candidate’s qualifications, experience, skills, and education as they directly relate to the requirements of the position, as well as internal and market factors and grade profile. Affirmative Action Statement
Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.Special Requirements
Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.University Benefits
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