About Texas Children's Hospital
Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.
Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.
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We are searching for a Senior Bio Medical Equipment Technician– someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you’ll perform preventative maintenance and repair work on a wide variety of medical equipment, some complex devices, systems, and networks.
Think you’ve got what it takes?
- Performs electrical safety inspections on equipment and accessories as assigned
- Completes preventive maintenance assignments working with an annualized preventive maintenance schedule within the time frame specified, requiring no supervisory follow-up
- Responds to and troubleshoots service calls in compliance with Departmental Policy
- Documents all service work and materials used, in accordance with Departmental Policy
- Initiates incident investigation upon notification of incident in compliance with Departmental documentation policy
- Completes and submits to supervisor all associated documentation in accordance to guidelines outlined in the departmental policies
- Acts as a resource for the fellow technicians in preparing documentation of work performed
- Documents all work and materials used in compliance with the departmental record keeping system daily achieving the departmental labor recovery target
- Properly utilizes tools, computers, test equipment, telephones, pagers, workbench area and other departmental resources in accordance to departmental policies
- Utilizes the Hospitals’ computer network in accordance with hospital policies and procedures
- Identify equipment within technical area that has not had its preventative maintenance procedure reviewed recently, or equipment that is new to the Biomedical Engineering preventative maintenance program
- High school diploma or equivalent
- 8 years of experience in servicing Biomedical equipment in a hospital, industrial or military setting (Other electronic equipment service experience can be considered)
- A Bachelor’s degree may substitute for four (4) years of experience
- An Associates may substitute for two (2) years of experience
- Knowledge of the accepted engineering practices such as reading and understanding schematic diagrams, troubleshooting, and soldering techniques
- In depth knowledge of medical devices, small systems and networks, and an understanding of the application of the technology, knowledge of Biomedical industry codes and regulations
- Basic knowledge of anatomy and physiology
- Ability to use a computer
- Ability to inspect equipment, systems, and networks using safety analyzers, output meters and electronic test equipment
- Ability to repair equipment using electronic soldering stations, hand tools, power tools and a wide variety of electronic lab test equipment
- Must be familiar with advanced troubleshooting techniques
- Must be able to function in a complex environment, handle project tasks, and communicate well with others
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