ARAMARK BMET 1 in Norfolk, Virginia

Overview:

Description:

The Biomedical Equipment Technician I maintains clinical equipment through the effective use of the Medical Equipment Management Plan and the Aramark Healthcare Technologies Program. Performs a variety of routine tasks associated with the installation, maintenance, calibration and repair of a limited scope of biomedical equipment under the guidance and direct supervision of an experienced BMET.

Responsibilities include:

  • Works with an experienced BMET in the installation, maintenance, and repair of biomedical equipment.

  • Consults with higher level authority for resolution of difficult issues.

  • Conducts departmental rounds with customers to promote communication and learn operations.

  • Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients, residents, visitors, staff and the broader health care community.

  • Repairs, tests and calibrates equipment according to manufacturers’ recommendations and other established guidelines.

  • Performs assigned duties in accordance with current policies and procedures, including equipment inspection, minor repairs and planned maintenance, all under the appropriate supervision.

  • Assists in the ordering of parts and supplies necessary for the servicing of medical equipment.

  • Completes assigned work in a timely manner.

  • Prioritizes work load effectively.

  • Shows initiative, follows established procedures, and works in a safe manner.

  • Maintains timely, accurate and thorough documentation required by management, as outlined in current policies and procedures.

  • Demonstrates initiative and concern for planning, time

Qualifications:

AAS Degree in Biomedical Technology or equivalent in Military or experience

  • Minimum of 1-2 years experience servicing medical equipment required, preferably in a Hospital environment

  • Possesses knowledge of electrical safety theory, and performs electrical safety testing on biomedical instrumentation.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Listening skills.

  • Organizational skills.

  • Computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Outlook required).

Aramark is an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran