Job Description

Location: Holy Family Hospital
Posted Date: 3/9/2020

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.

Accountability:

  • 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.

Minimum Education:

Associates Degree in Electronics or Biomedical Equipment Technology is preferred.

Minimum Experience:

Require 6 months experience in electronic, mechanical or electro-mechanical repair or equivalent. May be entry level with internship experience.

Application Instructions

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