Job ID: 138281
Category: Respiratory Therapy
Work Type: PER DIEM
Location: Philadelphia, PA, United States
Date Posted: Oct 18, 2022
Work Schedule: variable
DescriptionPenn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
A. The essential function of the position include but are not limited to:
1.Responsible for cylinders, equipment, portable oxygen, supplies to and from designated areas.
2.Performs equipment rounds and ensures availability of equipment on units.
3.Transports dirty equipment back to department soiled utility room.
4.Disassembles, cleans, processes, re-assembles, and tests equipment for operation.
5.Checks expiration dates of supplies.
6.Provides minor preventative and corrective maintenance on equipment, refers equipment to Clinical Engineering when necessary.
7.Performs other duties in area of responsibility that may be assigned.
CPR certification required
Education or Equivalent Experience:
High school graduate with demonstrated basic mechanical abilities and knowledge of hand tools. Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel. CPR certification. Students enrolled in a respiratory care educational program preferred.
Position is 4 - 8 hours per week
We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.