Biomedical Equipment Technician

Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: San Francisco, CALIFORNIA

Clinical Engineering

Full Time


Job Summary


Under direct supervision incumbent performs skilled work including: incoming inspections, scheduled maintenance, repair, safety testing, and recording of functional test data. Perform a variety of routine tasks associated with the installation, maintenance, and repair of a range of clinical equipment, and gives support and technical assistance to Biomedical Equipment Technician II’s and III’s. Equipment worked on will be a diverse range of therapeutic and diagnostic biomedical instrumentation that tends to have a relatively low complexity and risk level.

Required Qualifications


  • Education:
  • Required:
  • High School Diploma
  • Work requires a background in electronics
  • Preferred: Associates Degree in Electronics or Biomedical Equipment Technology or equivalent work experience
  • Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (Required):
  • Maintenance skills in electronics, mechanical or electromechanical device repair
  • Ability to read color codes on wiring and electronic components
  • Ability to comprehend and follow both written and oral communications
  • Ability to establish and maintain working relationships with co-workers, clinical and medical staff, and the general public
  • An elementary knowledge of e-mail, database management, spreadsheet, and word processor applications
  • Ability to work nights, weekends, and holidays if necessary
  • Ability to function in a sterile environment if necessary
  • Ability to keep accurate records

  • Preferred Qualifications


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    Job Code and Payroll Title

    009157 BIOMED EQUIP TCHN 1

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