Job prospects for Central Service Technicians? Does anyone work as one?

There's a community college in my state that offers a certification course as a Central Service Tech. I have a few questions: 1. Do men typically go into this profession? 2. Is this job as hard to get as a job in phlebotomy because a lot of people have a certificate? 3. Does the job pay a "livable" wage starting out ($12 and up). Any input is appreciated!

Asked By: Dave - 2/7/2011
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The position is for working in sterilization in the hospital. No, that doesn't mean helping with tubal ligations and vasectomies ;), it means cleaning, wrapping, and running the autoclaves to sterilize instruments. While that may sound like a "no brainer" for those outside of health care, you really do need the... More
Answered By: you know that person - 2/7/2011
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I don't know what that is--never heard of it. And do you really think $12 is a "livable wage, after taxes... More
Answered By: gardenoflia - 2/7/2011
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