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Clinical Engineering Generalist I (Children's Hospital)

  • Job ID: 837913309
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours: 8a-4:30p
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: Corporate Supply Chain
  • Department: BIO - Admin
  • Location: 4401 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15224
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $19.70 to $28.97 / hour

Description

Surpass your boundaries by joining a company that craves challenges. At UPMC, no task is too big or too small for us to tackle. We are ambitious and are not afraid to defy the odds in order to provide exemplary service to all members of our community. If you are up for a challenge, we are looking for a Clinical Engineering Generalist I to join our team. This is a wonderful opportunity to break into the BioTronics field of Life Changing Medicine!


As the Clinical Engineering Generalist I you will perform repairs, inspections, and preventive maintenance on patient related medical devices used throughout UPMC, hospital affiliates, and institution contracting for services with BioTronics Inc. This person will work under direct supervision and select from a variety of established procedures to establish assigned tasks. We are looking for a diligent, enthusiastic individual to take on this role. Take pride in joining an innovative, collaborative company by applying to UPMC today!


Responsibilities:
  • Routinely perform preventive maintenance, inspection and repair of Low Priority type medical equipment.
  • Participate in continuing education.
  • Understand and implement specific regulatory requirements.
  • With direct supervision, provide consultation to administration, nursing, and medical staff regarding operational, training, application and technological advancements of medical instrumentation.
  • 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.
  • Maintain records of all work activities in the Computerized Maintenance Management System and Kronos.
  • Understand and operate all standard test equipment.
  • With direct supervision, occasionally performs preventive maintenance, inspection and repairs of medium priority type medical equipment.

Qualifications

  • Associate's degree in Biomedical/Electrical/Computer/ IT Information Technology or Journeyman papers (if applicable) is required. 
    • Equivalent military experience and/or equivalent hospital or manufacturers service experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree. 
  • Zero-two years of hospital or manufacturers service experience and/or demonstrates equivalent proficiency required. 
  • 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:
  • Driver's License
  • Act 33 Child Clearance with Renewal
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance with Renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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