Instrument Management Coordinator in Chattanooga TN

Full-time @Steris in ERP jobs , in Inspector jobs , in Instrumentation jobs , in Management , in Manager jobs , in Medical jobs
  • Chattanooga, TN, US, 37402 View on Map
  • Apply Before : August 18, 2022

Job Description

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Position : Instrument Management Coordinator

Job Category: Clinical Support, Operations & Education

Work location : Chattanooga, Tennessee

Job Segment : Manager, Medical, Instrumentation, ERP, Inspector, Management, Healthcare, Engineering, Quality, Technology



At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.
Position Summary
Provide support and coordination regarding instrument management functions to include purchasing, inventory, repair and maintenance and tracking system maintenance.  This individual must also ensure a collaborative working relationship with the customer and manage instrumentation for multiple departments. Supports and maintains compliance with STERIS IMS established policies and procedures, the assigned facility and those of the Department of Health, JCAHO, OSHA, CDC, AAMI, AORN standards, and Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Instructions for Use (IFUs).

Responsible for managing to customer budget related to instruments. Ensures solid communications related to budget adherence to customer requirements. Includes proposing budget modifications to customer for inventory – replacements and additional inventory needs.
Manages instrumentation, device, and product purchasing and inventory.
Manages instrument and device repair and maintenance program.
Provides on-site support and communication to assigned facilities with a focus on efforts to provide cost savings to the hospital by ensuring all surgical tools are functioning properly for their intended purpose.
Collaborates with the System Executives, Director of Surgery, OR team, Perioperative team, leaders/coordinators, and SPD manager to plan and implement updates to count sheets, preference cards, tray reconfigurations, and inventory lists. Will also collaborate with managers to review and reset appropriate care and handling processes.
Maintains and updates instrument Tracking System (when applicable/assigned)
Manages and maintains required sterilization assurance materials and supplies for departmental needs.
Documents daily cost savings initiatives, with total monies saved, and reports potential barriers to implementation.
Communicates regularly with the STERIS IMS Account Manager and support teams to ensure customer needs are met daily and any issues are resolved promptly.

Duties – cont’d
Education Degree
High School Diploma or GED
Required Experience

Minimum of three years’ experience working with surgical instruments/devices and/or as SPD/SCPD technician required.
SPD Technician Certification required. Must maintain certification by completing 12 Continuing Education Credit Hours each year, or more if required for a specific certification. 
Basic understanding of medical instrumentation and devices. 
Must be knowledgeable and able to work efficiently within the Microsoft Office suite (including Word and Excel). Must be capable of learning and working efficiently in ERP systems. Must be capable of learning additional software as required.

Preferred Experience

Associate degree from an accredited two-year college or technical school preferred.


STERIS is a leading provider of products and services that meet the needs of growth areas within Healthcare: procedures, devices, vaccines and biologics.  We exist to fulfill our MISSION TO HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD. STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 16,000 associates and Customers in more than 100 countries.

If you need assistance completing the application process, please call 1 (440) 392.7047. This contact information is for accommodation inquiries only and cannot be used to check application status.

STERIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We are committed to equal employment opportunity and the use of affirmative action programs to ensure that persons are recruited, hired, trained, transferred and promoted in all job groups regardless of race, color, religion, age, disability, national origin, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, and any other category protected by federal, state or local law.  We are not only committed to this policy by our status as a federal government contractor, but also we are strongly bound by the principle of equal employment opportunity.

The full affirmative action program, absent the data metrics required by § 60-741.44(k), shall be available to all employees and applicants for employment for inspection upon request. The program may be obtained at your location’s HR Office during normal business hours.

Nearest Major Market: Chattanooga

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