Métiers et professions en santé et services sociaux

Reprocessing Technician

Reprocessing Technician


salaire Min. 22,36 $ / h
Max. 25,00 $ / h

Description and Responsibilities

Medical device reprocessing technicians are responsible for the general maintenance and proper functioning of equipment and devices, in accordance with the protocols and standards in effect. They may perform other tasks, such as transporting and distributing equipment from the central medical device reprocessing unit.

They work primarily in the medical device reprocessing unit, the operating room, or in satellite units related to their tasks.

Education and Training Requirements

A new professional program called Medical Device Reprocessing Ce lien ouvre une nouvelle fenêtre. prepares students to work as medical device reprocessing technicians in health and social services.

Required Interests, Skills and Personality Type

  • Can observe and analyze different physical phenomen
  • Must be curious and logical
  • Must enjoy physical work and handling (medical) instruments
  • Must have ability to synthesize information
  • Must have good summarizing and analytical skills

Personality Type (RIASEC)

  • R - Prefers practical work and handling tools
  • I - Prefers studying, understanding and solving problems
  • C - Prefers to work in a methodical and structured way, according to established standards

Work Environment

Medical device reprocessing technicians work mainly in hospitals (in French only).

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