BMET I, REQ 24462, Biomedical Engi. 40hrs. 7:30a-4p
The Biomedical Equipment Technician I contributes to the success of the business by providing excellent communication and interpersonal skills, supported with a positive attitude. Reports to Clinical Engineering operational manager and may interact with hospital functional managers. Peers include radiology, laboratory, nursing, facility staff and supervisors.
- Accountable for ensuring the effectiveness and efficiency of operational processes for Steward Health Care System, as described by corporate mission and executive leadership team.
Responsible for overseeing…
- Perform a variety of routine tasks associated with the installation and maintenance of a diverse range of clinical equipment.
- Assemble, repair and maintain mechanical, pneumatic, electrical and basic electronic devices according to specifications.
- Perform electrical safety tests on clinical equipment using specialized test equipment.
- Assist in the support of a systematic preventive maintenance program of biomedical instrumentation.
- Document the introduction of new therapeutic and diagnostic equipment, corrective and preventive maintenance actions and special requests as required.
- Diagnose and correct system and equipment malfunctions by making repairs to ensure that medical equipment and internal circuitry meet specified requirements; make necessary calculations for computing circuit elements necessary to adjust circuitry to specified requirements as instructed.
- Serve as a resource to Holy Family Hospital employees in the proper operation and maintenance of clinical equipment.
- Notify user departments regarding status of repairs and works with departments to obtain loaner or replacement equipment as required.
- Report all patient safety issues to supervisor or manager and assist with correction of issue as required.
- Meet departmental performance standards on a consistent basis.
- Answer phones in a pleasant manner, screen and refer calls as appropriate; deliver messages and provide information to staff, visitors, and patients, upon request.
- Maintain a professional appearance and demeanor.
- Maintain good working relationships with fellow workers, nursing and medical staff, and the general public.
- Maintain accurate and timely documentation.
- Maintain a clean and safe work place.
- Perform all duties related to this position as they are needed.
- Develop and implement a plan for professional growth.
- Effectively prioritize tasks and maintains required levels of productivity.
Associates Degree in Electronics or Biomedical Equipment Technology is preferred.