Job Description

Job Title: Radiology Equipment Engineer - UPMC Pinnacle
Job ID: 670419603
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Shift: Day Job
Facility: UPMC Pinnacle Hospitals
Department: Bio-Medical Engineering
Location: 111 South Front Street, Harrisburg PA 17105

Description

UPMC Pinnacle is hiring excited to hire a full time Radiology Equipment Engineer to support the seven hospitals across the system, including Carlisle, Lititz, Memorial, and Hanover.

Purpose:

The Radiology Equipment Engineer performs repairs, inspections, and preventive maintenance on Imaging related medical devices used throughout UPMC, hospital affiliates, and institutions contracting for services with BioTronics Inc. Work under minimal supervision and may periodically assist in orientation, training, assign and check the work of the Clinical Engineering Generalists.

Responsibilities:
  • With minimal supervision, occasionally performs preventive maintenance, inspection and repair of Specialty priority type medical equipment.
  • Understands and implements specific regulatory requirements.
  • Participates in continuing education and the development of the Clinical Engineering Generalists.
  • Participates in on-call rotation as indicated by director.
  • With minimal supervision, provides consultation to administration, nursing, and medical staff regarding operational, training, application and technological advancements of medical instrumentation.
  • Maintains records of all work activities in the Computerized Maintenance Management System and kronos system.
  • 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. Priority Class `Medium Equipment includes but is not limited to: Patient monitoring systems, video equipment, warmers (blood and fluid), scope washers, lab equipment (analyzers), oximeters, infusion devices, diagnostic test equipment (pulmonary), NIBP units, humidifiers, oxygen equipment (respiratory), nerve/muscle stimulator, Doppler, computer work stations, pumps, tourniquets, SCD, hypothermia, EKG machines, ultrasound (PT), OR tables, OR lights and sonics, rongeurs, needle holders, general imaging/radiology 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.
  • Routinely performs preventive maintenance, inspection and repair of Low,Medium, and High priority type medical equipment.
  • Understands and operates all standard and/or specialty test equipment.
  • Priority Class 'High' Equipment includes but is not limited to: ESU, ventricular assist devices, nursery incubators, pacemakers, thermocyclers, spectrophotometer, portable bypass system, injectors, muse system, defibrillator, ultrasound (diagnostic), x-ray imagers, x-ray portables, x-ray processors, x-ray tables, x-ray TV systems, Cranes-Buckys, scope sterilizers, washer decontaminators, cart washers, orthopedic specialty instruments, servers and gateways.

Qualifications

  • Associate's degree in either Biomedical/Electrical/Computer/ IT Information Technology or equivalent military training and/or experience.
  • Minimum four years of hospital or manufacturers service experience.
  • Manufacturers Certification of two priority types of High equipment. 
  • Superior knowledge of electronics, digital circuitry operations and Information Technology.
  • General knowledge of anatomy, physiology, medical terminology, physics, chemistry, optics, pneumatics, hydraulics, hospital structure and regulatory requirements (as applicable). 
  • Superior Computer skills as required to operate a Computerized Maintenance Management System and common office software including but not limited to MS Office.
  • May in the course of duties be in rooms where medications are stored. No contact with the medications is allowed.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34 with renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance with renewal

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

    Salary Range: $25.31 to $39.42 / hour

    Union Position: No

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