Sterile Services Technician - Chelmsford

  • Job Reference: SS02102018
  • Date Posted: 2 October 2018
  • Recruiter: Maxxima
  • Location: East of England
  • Salary: £10.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Sterile Services > Sterile Service Technician
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Maxxima are currently recruiting for a Sterile Services Technician to work in a service based in London.

Our clients are looking for a candidate to start ASAP within a 24-hour, 7 day a week shift system. There is a high chance of extensions beyond the initial contract period. The starting pay rate will be confirmed upon contact.

Required skills for a Sterile Services Technician include:
*Good spoken and written communication skills
*The ability to follow detailed instructions
*The ability to work quickly and precisely
*IT skills


All applicants must have relevant experience in the role within the NHS or private sector. The day-to-day duties of this placement will include:
*collecting re-usable medical and surgical instruments and devices from wards, clinics and operating theatres
*taking apart pieces of equipment for cleaning
*cleaning and sterilising equipment
*putting equipment pieces back together when sterilised
*checking that all instruments are clean and working properly
*delivering sterile supplies by trolley to wards and departments
*restocking supplies of items like dressings, needles and syringes
*operating a steam sterilising machine


Benefits of working with Maxxima:
*Practical assistance with relocation, accommodation and DBS/CRB checks
*Dedicated and experienced consultants
*Dedicated payroll consultant to ensure prompt payment
*Guidance and advice on CV and interview techniques
*Practical assistance with professional body registration
*A choice of PAYE, umbrella or LTD company payments

Maxxima has been offering high quality, flexible staffing solutions to the health and social care sectors for over 15 years. We work with public and private health clients, local authorities and social care providers throughout the UK and overseas. We're the kind of people who put ourselves in your shoes. We'll always go out of our way, putting you first and delivering on what we say. You'll know who's supporting you every step of the way and we'll always have time to take your call.

Contact us:

If you are interested in this Sterile Services position please contact me now by calling Sam on 020 7749 8282, or by sending me an email to sam.sutcliffe@maxximagroup.com

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our client's requirements.

Reasonable adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity by contacting our Psychological Therapies team. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.

Recommend a colleague:

Often, our candidates are so pleased with our service that they recommend us to their friends and colleagues. To encourage this and say thank you, we offer a referral bonus incentive. The way it works is simple: if you introduce a candidate who is not previously known to Maxxima and we are successful in placing them, we will pay you up to £1500. More information regarding referrals can be found on our website.