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Temporary Clinical Engineer Apprentice

  • Job ID: 576950112
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Temporary
  • Hours:
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: Corporate Supply Chain
  • Department: BIO - Admin
  • Location: 1020 Madison Ave, Pittsburgh PA 15212
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $0 / hour


The UPMC Biotronics team is hiring a Temporary Clinical Engineering Apprentice.  The Clinical Engineering Apprentice will perform preventive maintenance, minor repairs, inspections and calibration  of a limited scope of low to mid-level biomedical equipment under the guidance and direct supervision of an experienced BMET.  Scope of work shall include 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.


  • Routinely perform preventive maintenance, inspection and repair of Low Priority type medical equipment. 
  • With direct supervision, occasionally performs preventive maintenance, inspection and repairs of medium priority type medical equipment. 
  • Maintain records of all work activities in the Computerized Maintenance Management System and Kronos. 
  • Understand and implement specific regulatory requirements. 
  • Understand and operate all basic test equipment. 
  • Participate in continuing education. 
  • Travel between UPMC sites, hospital affiliates, and institutions for services with BioTronics Inc. is required as needed.  Use of personal vehicle may be required. 
  • 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. 



  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Previous experience handling medical equipment in Central Services (CS), Material Management or similar departments are preferred.
  • Experience in electronics and/or electromechanical devices is preferred.

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