Sterile Processing Aide - CENTRAL SUPPLY

Penn State Health St. Joseph Regional Health Network


Location:  US:PA:Reading

Work Type:  Full Time

FTE:  1.0

Shift:  Varied
Hours:  2:00p - 10:30p, 3:00p - 11:30p



The Sterile Processing Aide facilitates workflow within the Sterile Processing Department by assisting SPD staff with routine operations throughout Surgical Services, to include the Operating Suite.
The Sterile Processing Aide will also be expected to perform a variety of clerical and manual tasks involved in maintaining inventory controls; to include receiving, verifying, storing and issuing various supplies and instruments upon request or case cart requisition.



High school education/equivalent required.

Six months experience in a Hospital environment,


Inventory/Supply Distribution related field recommended. Customer Service experience preferred.



This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position.  All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.


Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.