Biomedical Equipment Technician in Lansing

Biomedical Equipment Technician
American Red Cross
Lansing MI USA

Job Details

Updated on 2019-05-30

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Job Description:

Under relatively close supervision, repair, calibrate, and maintain all types of basic biomedical equipment, devices, instruments, and systems. Inspect, install, and provide preventive maintenance of general biomedical equipment.

Responsibilities
1. Perform a variety of routine tasks associated with the installation, service and calibration of a diverse range of biomedical equipment and instrumentation.
2. Assist in the support of a systematic preventive maintenance program for biomedical equipment and instrumentation which may include entry into Computerized Maintenance Management System.
3. Install, qualify, maintain service, modify, troubleshoot, safety test, and calibrate a variety of biomedical equipment and instrumentation by interpreting engineering and vendor information, schematic diagrams and graphic illustrations.
4. Diagnose and correct system or equipment malfunctions by repairing or replacing parts to ensure that biomedical equipment and internal circuitry meets specified requirements.
5. Provide technical assistance and instruction to personnel in the operation and maintenance of equipment.

Qualifications
High School diploma or equivalent required. Associates Degree in Electronics or Biomedical Equipment Technology is preferred. Six months experience in electronic, mechanical or electro-mechanical repair or equivalent combination of education and experience. Maintenance skills in electronics, mechanical or electromechanical device repair preferred. Ability to read color codes on wiring and electrical components. Ability to comprehend and follow both written and oral instructions. Ability to establish and maintain working relationships with co-workers, biomedical and medical staff, and the general public. A basic knowledge of email, database management, spreadsheet, and word processor applications. Ability to work nights, weekends, and holidays if necessary. Ability to keep neat and accurate records. Must be willing to be multi-task trained. A valid Drivers license with a good driving record. Ability to take support calls. Operational flexibility is required to meet sudden and unpredictable needs. Will be required to travel . (requires valid driver's license and good driving record ). May be required to lift or move up to 50 pounds and work with a variety of hand and power tools. Ability to reach, bend, kneel, climb, push, pull and work in tight spaces. Must be able to sit or stand for long periods of time. Must be able to work in extreme temperatures for short periods of time.

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The American Red Cross is a diverse nonprofit organization offering its employee’s professional development and growth opportunities, a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, and a collaborative team spirit environment. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply.

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