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Clinical Engineering Generalist II

  • Job ID: 345161460
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours:
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: Corporate Supply Chain
  • Department: BIO - Admin
  • Location: 300 Halket St, Pittsburgh PA 15213
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $23.77 to $35.99 / hour

Description

Here at UPMC, our employees are devoted to making a profound impact within the communities they serve. We focus on service excellence to provide top care to our patients, health plan members, and employees. We are looking for a person who shares this passion as well to join our team as a Clinical Engineering Generalist II at UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital. This position works Monday-Friday during daylight hours and requires on-call availability once every 4 weeks. 

The Clinical Engineering Generalist II will perform repairs, inspections, and preventive maintenance on Diagnostic Imaging and patient-related medical devices used throughout UPMC, hospital affiliates, and institutions contracting for services with BioTronics Inc. This position works under minimal supervision and may periodically assist in orientation, training, assigning, and checking the work of the Clinical Engineering Generalist I.

A successful employee at UPMC is compassionate, determined, committed, and ambitious. Are you eager to be a part of health care excellence? If so, apply today! UPMC also offers one of the best benefits packages in the nation, PTO, retirement plans, and a rewarding career ladder across all departments!

Responsibilities:

  • Understand and operate all standard test equipment.
  • With direct supervision, occasionally performs preventive maintenance, inspection, and repair of High priority type medical equipment.
  • Maintain records of all work activities in the Computerized Maintenance Management System and Kronos system.
  • Participates in on-call rotation as indicated by director.
  • Travel between UPMC sites, hospital affiliates, and institutions for services with BioTronics Inc is required as needed.
  • With minimal direct supervision, provide consultation to administration, nursing, and medical staff regarding operational, training, application, and technological advancements of medical instrumentation.
  • Use of personal vehicle may be required.
  • Understand and implement specific regulatory requirements.
  • Participate in continuing education and the development of Clinical Engineering Generalist I.
  • Routinely performs preventive maintenance, inspection, and repair of Low, and Medium priority type medical equipment.
  • 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.

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.
  • Minimum 2 years of hospital or manufacturer's service experience and/or demonstrates equivalent proficiencies. Manufacturers Certification of 2 priority types of Medium equipment and/or equivalent training 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 Computer Maintenance Management System.
  • May in the course of duties be in rooms where medications are stored. No contact with the medications is allowed.


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