The Biomedical Equipment Technician maintains clinical equipment through the effective use of the Medical Equipment Management Program and PSHSJ business standards. Biomedical Equipment Technician performs a variety of routine tasks associated with the installation, maintenance, calibration and repair of complex biomedical equipment. May participate in the evaluation and selection of new equipment, accessories, and supplies. Coordinates special projects and performs technical tasks. Provides technical guidance to other BMET or Field Service employees in the department. Biomedical Equipment Technician adheres to instructions and corporate policies, and demonstrates professionalism with integrity in all interactions with customers and staff.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Knowledge of applicable trade areas.
Intermediate computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Outlook required).
Maturity, self-development, and integrity.
Ability to deal with high-stress/pressure situations.
Ability to manage complex customer situations.
The ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.
Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
Determining the kind of tools and equipment needed to do a job.
Basic CE-IT knowledge.
Knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.
Associate’s degree in biomedical equipment technology or electronics required OR Two (2) years military training, or other experience in the repair and maintenance of medical equipment may be substituted in lieu of the educational requirement.
Three (3) years of experience in the repair and maintenance of medical equipment required.
Active CBET certification is preferred.
Working familiarity with all current accreditation standards such as TJC, DNV, or others preferred.
In addition to a rewarding career, we also offer great benefits including but not limited to:
Paid Time Off
Medical Benefits (No waiting period)
Dental and Vision Benefits
401K and more!
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position’s responsibilities.
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Internal Number: 14099
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