Job Description

Job Title: Clinical Engineering Gen I
Job ID: 673286
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours:
Shift: Day Job
Facility: UPMC Presbyterian
Department: PAG00 - BIO - Admin
Location: 1020 Madison Ave, Pittsburgh PA 15212

Description


The Clinical Engineering Generalist I will perform repairs, inspections, and preventive maintenance on patient related medical devices used throughout UPMC, hospital affiliates, and institutions contracting for services with BioTronics Inc. Work under direct supervision and select from a variety of established procedures to establish assigned tasks.

Responsibilities:
  • Maintain records of all work activities in the Computerized Maintenance Management System and Kronos.
  • Participate in continuing education.
  • Participates in on-call rotation as indicated by director.
  • Priority Class 'Low' Equipment includes but is not limited to: Lab equipment, physical therapy equipment, saws, dental equipment, compressors, and general patient care equipment, arthroscopy instruments, standard scissors, forceps, retractors, elevators, ortho curettes, osteotomes, chisels, bone cutters, printer and PC peripherals.
  • Routinely perform preventive maintenance, inspection and repair of Low Priority type medical equipment.
  • Travel between UPMC sites, hospital affiliates, and institutions for services with BioTronics Inc. is required as needed. Use of personal vehicle may be required.
  • Understand and implement specific regulatory requirements.
  • Understand and operate all standard test equipment.
  • With direct supervision, occasionally performs preventive maintenance, inspection and repairs of medium priority type medical equipment.
  • With direct supervision, provide consultation to administration, nursing, and medical staff regarding operational, training, application and technological advancements of medical instrumentation.

Qualifications

  • Associates degree in Biomedical/Electrical/Computer/ IT Information Technology or Journeyman papers (if applicable) or equivalent military training and/or experience is required. 
  • Zero-two years of hospital or manufacturers service experience and/or demonstrates equivalent proficiencies. 
  • General knowledge of electronics, digital circuitry operations and Information Technology, or surgical instrumentation (as applicable). General knowledge of anatomy, physiology, medical terminology, physics, chemistry, optics, pneumatics, hydraulics, hospital structure and regulatory requirements (as applicable).
  • General Computer skills as required to operate a Computerized Maintenance Management System. 
  • May in the course of duties be in rooms where medications are stored. No contact with the medications is allowed.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $17.33 to $25.43

Union Position: No

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