Biomedical Equipment Technician I - Full Time - WellSpan Gettyburg Hospital

Gettysburg, PA | Allied Health | Tracking Code: 57536

Position Summary:

General Summary:

Under direct supervision, repairs, tests, calibrates and maintains a variety of medical and non-medical equipment such as, but not limited to: Suction equipment, vital signs machines, infusion pumps and beds.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The following are essential job accountabilities:

   1  Performs preventative maintenance inspections and electrical safety testing and corrects problems encountered.

   2  Schedules repair and maintenance of all types of medical equipment; refers unusual problems to supervisor.

   3  Uses available test equipment to test functioning of all medical equipment; troubleshoots functioning problems and repairs medical devices.

   4  Responds to emergency calls from critical care areas; troubleshoots equipment problems and repairs hardware as needed.

   5  Works with equipment manufacturers on repair work and orders parts needed for equipment repair and maintenance.

The following are common expectations:

   6  Maintains established policies and procedures, objectives, quality assessment, safety, environmental and infection control standards.

   7  Participates in educational programs and inservice meetings.

   8  Provides outstanding service to all customers; fosters teamwork; and practices fiscal responsibility through improvement and innovation.

Required Skills

Minimum Education                Associate's Degree


Minimum Experience            6 - 12 months

Quality of Life

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,500 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 19,000 employees, and 170 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Quality of Life
Quality of Life

Established in 1800, Adams County includes the borough of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Home to more than 100,000 residents, the town is a mecca for Civil War history buffs and visitors who come to tour the Gettysburg National Battlefield, Gettysburg National Military Park and see the annual Civil War reenactment.

Also located here is Gettysburg College, which has a strong academic reputation in liberal arts. The county is steeped in heritage, and offers a peaceful, country atmosphere, yet is a convenient drive to Washington, D.C., Baltimore, MD and Harrisburg, PA. The area's diversity attracts a lively local music scene, and his home to numerous restaurants and wineries, fresh-produce markets, a ski resort and more. Adams County residents can find local employment in healthcare, tourism, agriculture and manufacturing. (Patient population: 102,000)

Equal Opportunity Employment

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

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