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Biomedical Equipment Technician

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Department: BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING
Categories: Service/Support
Type: Full-Time
Shift: 7:00 AM-3:30 PM
Schedule: Weekends Only

Description:

Provides technical support to the Biomedical Engineering Department on the preventative maintenance, corrective maintenance, calibration, and safety testing of general medical equipment under the Medical Equipment Management Program for all locations within Lee Health. Has specific biomedical training and is able to work independently on general medical equipment such as Telemetry systems, Defibrillators, Electrosurgical system, Monitoring systems. Has basic network knowledge and skills needed for servicing and troubleshooting computer based medical equipment

Requirements:

Education: Associate Degree in Electronics or equivalent education required. Experience: Minimum of 2 years experience required Training: General medical equipment training required Licensure: N/A Other: Good knowledge and familiarity with federal government, state, and DNV ISO regulations applicable to the health care industry in a hospital environment. Good knowledge and skills on the use of personal computer and Microsoft Office. Excellent communication and customer service skills required. Must have a valid Driver License. Job Title: Biomedical Equipment Technician Job Code : 6925 Job Specifications (Physical & Mental Requirements) External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled, must be able to perform the essential job specific functions (listed within each job specific responsibility) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by the organization on a case by case basis. If the requirement is not marked, then it is considered not applicable.

General Requirements (has the ability to.) Sit - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Stand - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Walk - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Drive - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Bend - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Climb - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Kneel - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Crouch - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Twist - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Maintain Balance - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Reach - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Sensory Requirements (has ability for.) Near Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Color Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Depth Perception - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Seeing Fine Details - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Norm Speech - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Overhead Pages - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Telephone use - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Mental & Emotional Requirements (ability to.) Cope with high level of stress - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Make decisions under high pressure - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Cope with anger/fear/hostility of others in a calm way - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Manage altercations - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Continually ( i.e. Daily) Handle a high degree of flexibility - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Handle multiple priorities in stressful situation - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Work alone - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Demonstrate high degree of patience - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Adapt to shift work - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Work in areas that are close and crowded - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Hand Manipulation (ability with.) Simple Grasping - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Firm Grasping - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Fine Manipulation - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Use of Keyboards - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Required Lifting (ability to lift.) Up to 10 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) 11 to 24 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) 25 to 34 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) 35 to 50 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Pushing/Pulling (ability to push and pull.) Up to 10 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) 11 to 24 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) 25 to 34 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) 35 to 50 lbs - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Environmental (may be exposed to.) Infectious Diseases - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Chemical Agents - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Dust, Fumes, Gases Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Extremes in Temperature or Humidity - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Hazardous or Moving Equipment - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Loud Noises - Others (note below) ability to cope with confrontation Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) ability to deal with difficult people/situations Frequently ( i.e. Weekly)