Prepare, sterilize, install, or clean laboratory or healthcare equipment. May perform routine laboratory tasks and operate or inspect equipment.
Central Sterile Supply Technician
Certified Registered Central Service Technician 2
Medical Supply Technician 74
Oxygen Equipment Preparer 6
Sterile Preparation Technician 13
Sterile Processing and Distribution Technician 7
Sterile Processing Technician 15
Sterilization Specialist 10
Sterilization Technician 23
2012: 910 2014: 930
High school diploma or equivalent
Moderate-term on-the-job training
Education level achieved by workers
Sources: New York State Department of Labor, U.S. Department of Labor.