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Biomedical Equipment Technician

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Company :
Concord Hospital

Location :
Concord, New Hampshire

Expiry Date :
Mon, 21 Dec 2020 23:59:59 GMT

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Description :
Summary Under supervision of the ITS Chief Technology Officer and the Biomedical Manager, repairs, calibrates, and maintains complex medical equipment and instrumentation used in the health care delivery field. Inspects and installs medical and related technical equipment in medical facilities. Services various complex clinical equipment and life-support apparatus such as patient monitors, electrocardiographs, laboratory analyzers, x-ray units, defibrillator’s, electrosurgical units, anesthesia apparatus, pacemakers, blood pressure monitors, ventilators, sterilizers, networked equipment and other related technical configurations. Education Two years of formal training, or education beyond high school, in the service and maintenance of biomedical equipment. This may include military training on electronics or medical equipment. Certification, Registration & Licensure Licensure required: Current valid New Hampshire Driver’s License. Experience Three years related experience in repair and maintenance of medical equipment. Hours 7:00 am to 3:30 pm Call requirements with this position. Responsibilities – Performs repairs and calibrations on equipment. – Performs preventive maintenance on equipment. – Performs documentation of work performed, inventories and histories. – Acts as a resource and trainer for team. – Leads team in departmental initiatives. – Manages workload and processes. – Utilizes outside vendor assistance and monitors their performance. – Assists in developing policies and procedures related to the operations of the department. – Complies with Concord Hospital, ITS or Biomedical Engineering Policies and Procedures. – Participates in, supports, and champions the outcomes of ITS process improvement initiatives. Concord Hospital is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. It is our policy to provide equal opportunity to all employees and applicants and to prohibit any discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. EEO is the LAW Applicants to and employees of this company are protected under federal law from discrimination on several bases. Follow the link above to find out more. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, you may contact Human Resources at . Physical and Work Requirements The physical demands and characteristics of the work environment described here are representative of those that will be encountered by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The Dictionary of Occupational Titles Material Handling Classification is HEAVY. The employee must regularly lift, carry or push/pull up to 10 – 20 pounds, frequently lift, carry or push/pull up to 25 – 50 pounds, and occasionally lift, carry or push/pull up to 50 – 100 pounds. The employee is frequently required to bend, climb, hear, perform activities that require fine motor skills, reach, speak, squat, and walk. The employee is occasionally required to do repetitive motion, drive, kneel, sit, smell, and stand. Specific vision abilities required by this job include color vision, depth perception, far vision, near vision, and peripheral vision. The employee is frequently exposed to bloodborne pathogens, bodily fluids, electrical hazards – shock, moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to airborne contaminants, airborne pathogens, non-weather related heat or cold, radiation, slippery surfaces, toxic or caustic chemicals, variable weather conditions, and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.