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IT & Advisory Services

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Catering Services

CDU Supervisor - Dublin


A CDU Supervisor is required to work in centralised decontamination unit in Cappagh Hospital under the direction of the CDU Manager. The unit services both internal and external clients and the appointee will work with the CDU Manager to cover the full range of duties on a day-to-day basis.


The role of the CDU Supervisor includes but is not limited to:


  • Assisting the CDU Manager in managing the performance and scheduling of the staff

  • Deputising for the CDU Manager at multi-disciplinary team meetings

  • Developing programmes for good manufacturing practice in the CDU

  • Management of the traceability systems in line with best practice

  • Daily supervision of technicians and monitoring of their work and record keeping

  • Assisting with co-ordination of the team to ensure that medical devices / packs are produced on time the agreed standard

  • Assisting with the preparation of monthly reports

  • Maintaining adequate levels of CDU supplies

  • Undertaking quality control and quality assurance checks and documentation of results: this includes daily routine checking of mechanical processing equipment such as ultrasonic washer, washer disinfectors, steam and autoclaves

  • Organisation of workload and assignment of tasks to ensure planned service levels are maintained

  • Ensuring the quality of products issued by the department

  • Maintaining internal quality audit and results

  • Assisting in the preparation for external audits

  • Assisting in purchasing products and be aware of standard requirements used and assess the quality and usage of these

  • Lean Manufacturing


Experience & Skills:


  • 3rd level qualification in sterile services or a related area preferable

  • 3 years+ working as a CDU Supervisor or experience working in manufacturing [6 Sigma]

  • Experience with people management

  • Team worker, ability to meet deadlines

  • Strong general IT skills required ( track & trace, MS Office)

  • Experience in working within a QMS ( IS0 13485 or similar) an advantage


To apply for this role please send a CV and cover letter to