Responsible for managing the daily functions and operations of the Central Sterile Department, including the decontamination, sterilization and distribution of surgical instrumentation and supplies. Maintains policies and procedures and other regulatory standards as it relates to the Central Sterile Department. Supervise the activities and timeliness of personnel engaged in central sterile processing, receiving and distribution of sterile and non-sterile, stock. Oversees the processing, sterilizing and assembly of Operating Room and Nursing unit instruments, trays and sets throughout the hospital. Performs continuous in-services for employees with regard to processing and sterilization techniques. Sterile Processing Certification required, leadership certification Preferred. 3-5 years experience in a hospital or instrument sterilization setting required. 2 years supervisory experience in Sterile Processing with supervisory/leadership duties in a lead supervisory capacity is preferred. Excellent Oral & Written communication skills, detail oriented, and Knowledge of TJC, AAMI, SDOTH and OSHA regulations.