Job ID: 196032
Category: Clinical Support
Work Type: FT
Location: West Chester, PA, United States
Work Schedule: Full Time Day Shift
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.
Working under close supervision the Biomedical Equipment Technician is responsible for assisting in maintaining Biomedical and related equipment that supports the clinical engineering operations.
·Maintain, repair, calibrate and modify patient care medical devices.
·Perform quality assurance inspections in accordance with applicable codes, standards, and manufacturer recommendations.
·Maintain vendor-recommended preventive maintenance program.
·Maintain a cost-effective inventory, utilizing second sources, of replacement materials required to service and maintain medical devices within the facilities.
·Maintain appropriate service and calibration documentation in accordance with applicable laws and standards.
·Attend Biomedical Engineering Department (BME) Department and Medical Services Division staff meetings.
·Special projects as assigned by Director.
Minimum Degree Requirements and Experience Required:
·High school Diploma or GED required
·Associate Degree in Applied Science or related field preferred
·Minimum of 1-3 years’ experience as a Biomedical Equipment Technician
·AAMI certification preferred
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.