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Company Profile:

Biomed Plus was created in 2002 and has become a fast-growing medical equipment company in Louisiana. Servicing the Southern Gulf region, from west Louisiana all through to Florida. Our mission is to provide "service in the spirit of excellence" by building strong relationships with a broad base of clients and to build loyalty among our employees. We provide continuing education opportunities and strive to make our company's environment one that motivates and inspires employees to be the best that they can be.

This is an entry-level position as a Biomedical Technician. The Biomedical Apprentice gains on the job training by shadowing experienced Biomedical technicians and under the close supervision of management. Duties include being trained to perform PM's (planned maintenance), understanding the typical day of a technician and how to work in clinical environments, how to respond to service calls, balancing workload, proper documentation of repairs and equipment files, customer/vendor management, learning how to calibrate equipment, troubleshooting techniques for various types of equipment, planned maintenance procedures, electrical safety testing, and how to repair equipment. This will include working alongside experienced technicians in real-time service environments. The goal, with the successful progression of this position - the Biomedical Apprentice over time will transition to a full-service Biomedical Technician.


RESPONSIBILITIES:

Performs timely routine or planned maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair activities on medical equipment as required and recommended by the manufacturer, accreditation agencies, company policies and procedures, including maintaining aesthetics of the equipment.

  • Maintains an inventory of service or PM parts.
  • Documents all daily, weekly, monthly repair and maintenance activity/repairs per applicable policies and/or procedures.

REGULATORY COMPLIANCE:

  • Maintains compliance with all manufacturer, industry standards, local, state and federal regulatory requirements such as CMMS, JCAHO, DNV, State Board of Health and LA State Device Distributor agencies.
  • Collaborates with facility staff members to ensure all regulatory requirements are met.

MISCELLANEOUS, OPERATIONAL and EDUCATIONAL:

  • Must comply with company policy and procedures.
  • Attend and successfully complete a basic electronics course along with our own technical training program.
  • Must learn and demonstrate abilities to operate sophisticated test equipment such as electrical safety analyzer, infusion, defibrillator, and electrosurgical analyzers, pressure meters, DVM and other test equipment used in the Biomedical field.
  • Must comprehend technical manuals.
  • Transports equipment as needed and with supervisor consent.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING CONDITIONS:

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Position involves active work including lifting, bending, walking, standing, and driving for considerable lengths of time.
  • The use of dollies or other equipment is mandatory when moving heavy weight items. May be required to frequently lift items weighing up to 50 lbs. as high as 5 feet or 95 lbs as high as a countertop.
  • There is potential exposure to chemicals and infectious materials. The scope of work includes low and high voltage equipment. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is provided by the company.
  • Work environment is typically in hospitals and clinical environments, air temperature controlled with moderate noise levels. May be required to work in various outdoor elements at times.
  • Evening and weekend availability may be required. Overnight travel is required but will typically not exceed 2 nights in a row.

SUPERVISION:

  • Employee will be closely supervised and trained during the first of (4), 3-month evaluation period(s) while transitioning to work independently with moderate supervision.


EDUCATION AND REQUIRED CREDENTIALS:

  • High school diploma or G.E.D. required.
  • Associate Degree in electronics / biomedical technology, or equivalent recommended.
  • Valid Driver's License issued in the employee’s state of residence and a clean driving record required.

EXPERIENCE AND REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • 0 – 1 year related experience.
  • Prior experience working in an industrial/dialysis/medical technical setting recommended.
  • Manual dexterity and analytical thinking skills are required - Ability to use common hand tools, small power equipment, and analyze data comparing measurements to manufacturer specifications.
  • Must be teachable.
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work in a team environment as well as independently.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills with the ability to comprehend and communicate in the English language.
  • Computer literacy with the ability to navigate through common operating systems, such as Microsoft Office products, computerized management databases and menu related systems.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends and holidays, including overnight travel.
  • Must successfully complete a basic electronics course and all required training. The expected completion goal of the training segments is within the first 12 months of service from the date of hire/job start date.
  • Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Internship
  • Salary: (Starting $10.25 - $13.00 hr)
  • Experience: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Education: High school or equivalent (Required)
  • Work authorization: United States (Required)
  • Requiredtravel: 100% (Required)
  • ApplicationQuestion: Why do you want to enter this job field?
  • Work Location: Multiple locations (On the road)
  • Benefits:
  • Hours per week: (30-39hr)
  • Typical start/end time: (8AM-5PM)
  • Schedule: (Monday to Friday)
  • Benefit Conditions: (Waiting period may apply / Only full-time employees eligible)
  • Work Remotely: No
  • Benefits: (Health insurance, Retirement plan, Paid time off, Flexible schedule, Professional development assistance)


Job Posting Online & Status: Please Fill Out Application (email resume to [email protected] )

Job Duties:

· Approves new biomedical equipment by conducting tests; ensuring adherence to codes; making modifications.
·Field and service call jobs are a big part of this position. Having strong repair and troubleshooting knowledge is essential for this position.
·Installs new biomedical equipment by establishing, adjusting, calibrating, and testing performance.
·Maintains biomedical equipment by completing preventive maintenance schedules; conducting tests; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting and repairing malfunctions; calling for special service; evaluating service contracts; maintaining equipment inventories.
·Directs biomedical equipment operation by providing equipment operation demonstrations; instructing other healthcare staff in use and care of equipment; answering questions; providing information.
·Evaluates proposed biomedical equipment by conducting tests and evaluations.
·Improves biomedical equipment performance by studying machine-patient interaction; conferring with equipment users; developing modifications; collaborating with equipment manufacturers.
·Maintains biomedical equipment supplies inventory by checking stock; anticipating needs; placing and expediting orders; verifying receipt.
·Prepares biomedical reports by collecting, analyzing and summarizing information and trends.
·Maintains patient confidence by keeping information confidential.
·Maintains a safe and healthy working environment by conducting safety tests; recommending and complying with procedures; training and guiding medical and healthcare personnel; complying with codes.
·Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical publications; maintaining personal networks.
·Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.

Biomedical Technician Skills and Qualifications:

· Associate degree in biomedical engineering or technology (preferred but not required)
·Great technical repair and troubleshooting skills
·Field service call and repair experience huge
·Ability to maintain confidentiality while working with sensitive information
·Comfortable in a lab or any environment
·Documentation and record keeping skills
·Clinical lab testing
·Analyzing information skills
·Ability to create a safe environment
·Equipment calibration
·Equipment repair & installation
·Infection control
·Sterilization
·Training management
·Conceptual skills
·Multi-tasking skills
·Flexibility
·Computer software skills
·Microsoft Office Suite experience
·3-5 years' experience minimum

Job Types: Full-time

Job Posting Online & Status: Currently Closed.

(Feel free to still fill out the contact form below with a brief description of your experience for us to review for upcoming roles and consideration).