With minimal supervision, repair, calibrate, and maintain medical equipment and support systems of varying complexity within Michigan Medicine. Primary area of responsibility is as part of the off-campus clinics team supporting medical equipment located at surgery centers, clinics, and other areas as assigned. Responsibilities include inspecting, installing, repairing, preventative maintenance, and other support of medical equipment. Equipment includes, but is not limited to, video and endoscopic systems, physiological monitors, anesthesia equipment, OR tables, OR Lights, infusion devices, exercise equipment, ophthalmic equipment, sleep lab and other equipment as assigned.
Work performed is documented in the work order database system called AIMS. Additional duties include the identification and preparation of parts and materials orders necessary to complete repairs and preventive maintenance on assigned devices. Cross training of other Biomedical Engineering Technicians is also required.
Primary job site is at off-campus locations, primarily in SE Michigan, however, duties may also be performed at the main medical campus in Ann Arbor. Anticipated coverage hours are M-F 6:30a – 5:30p (subject to change). These will be 8 hours shifts, with staggered start and stop times. Technicians applying for these positions must be able to work any shift within the proposed timeframe, in order to provide backup coverage. The technicians must have and maintain a valid Michigan driver’s license and be able to drive a motor vehicle.
An Associate’s degree in Biomedical Engineering Technology, or completion of an equivalent Military training program is required
Demonstrated knowledge and experience repairing and maintaining complex biomedical equipment and systems
Knowledge and experience with computer networking fundamentals
Minimum of 8 years of relevant experience in the repair and maintenance of medical equipment, preferably in a hospital environment
This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the U-M and the U-M Skilled Trades Union, Inc., which contains and settles all matters with respect to wages, benefits, hours and other terms and conditions of employment.
Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.
Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.
Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Internal Number: 151956
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