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Processing and Distribution Technician

 Daily Tasks
Responsible for cleaning, disinfecting, preparing, processing and distributing medical supplies and equipment.
 
 Skills/Talents
Ability to adapt to a changing environment, ability to follow written and verbal directions, organizational skills, ability to work independently, ability to work in a team atmosphere.
 
 Work Setting
Hospital.
 
 Work Hours
Varied hours, including shifts during the weekday, nights and weekends.
 
 Education
High school diploma or equivalent required. On-the-job training provided.
 
 Qualifications
Must be able to read, write and understand English.
 
 Recommended High School Classes
Business, construction trades, health education, industrial arts, English, science, math and second language
 

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