1. Decontaminates surgical and procedural instruments per manufacturer's recommendations to ensure the safe utilization of all surgical and procedural instruments. 2. Assembles, inspects, and tests surgical and procedural instruments per department protocol and according manufacturer's recommendations to ensure instrument cleanliness and functionality. 3. Operates all equipment appropriately in Sterile Processing Department including, but not limited to, steam sterilizers, H2O2, instrument and cart washers in accordance with the equipment specifications. 4. Uses instrument tracking system in all areas of Sterile Processing Department including documentation of tests and sterilizer records for inventory control, regulatory compliance, and continuous data analysis. 5. Examines and maintains integrity of all sterile packages to ensure sterility is maintained for surgical procedures. 6. Prepares operating room case carts according to preference cards on all surgical procedures and prioritize vendor tray processing. 7. Participates and promotes clear consistent communication through phones, email communications, and interdepartmental communications to enhance and stream line day to day operations within the Sterile Processing department. 8. Precepts and assists new staff with orientation and overall successful integration within the department. 9. Maintains appropriate attire specifically related to sterile surgical environments at all time to ensure the safety and infection control standards are met.