Field Service Tech - Life Support - BMSI GGH in Garden Grove, CA at Prime Healthcare

Date Posted: 2/10/2021

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Job Description

Overview The Field Service Tech I – Life support provides specialty medical equipment services under supervision of BSI management. Primary duties include, but are not limited to, performing preventive maintenance inspections, installation support, testing, calibration, troubleshooting and maintenance on life support equipment such as; anesthesia, ventilators, defibrillators, etc. Secondary duties include providing equipment maintenance support on general medical equipment, as needed. Collaborates and maintains positive relationships with customers. Pride and professionalism, as well as technical expertise, must be exhibited at all times for the success of all concerned. Maintains a department 'culture' that is patient-focused and participates in teamwork, quality, integrity and professional growth upholding the Prime Healthcare Mission and Vision at all times. Provides a positive representation of Bio-Medical Services, Inc. by integrating core values into job performance. Travel approximately 70% of the time.

Responsibilities Performs preventive maintenance inspections, scheduled maintenance, electrical safety inspections, and operation verification procedures on complex and intricate specialty biomedical equipment.
Performs repair, support install, and calibrates complex and intricate specialty biomedical equipment.
Inform supervisors of the status of repairs, scheduled inspections, unusual equipment situations, and any customer concerns.
Performs Incoming Inspections to maintain a complete and accurate inventory of specialty medical devices, including trial and evaluation, rental, and loaner equipment in addition to permanently assigned equipment inventory.
Responsible for ensuring all service documentation is complete, accurate and timely entered into the BSI work order management system.
Maintains biomedical expertise by attending ongoing training/education/in-service by assigned supervisor and/or OEM.
Provides alternate solution to supervisor for critical and complex issues. Assists in decision making prior to implementation.
Adheres to the Medical Equipment Management Plan (MEMP), including all regulatory agency compliances and other applicable policies and procedures.

Participates in special projects as assigned.

Education and Work Experience

• Associate’s degree in Biomedical Engineering/Electrical Engineering or equivalent with a minimum of 0-3 years’ experience servicing Life Support medical equipment.
• Ability to travel 70% of the time.
• Knowledge of TJC, DNV, HFAP, CAP, NFPA, CMS, HIPAA, other applicable standards and regulations required.
• High degree of self-motivation, commitment and integrity.
• Must exhibit a positive attitude and willingness to learn.
• Strong written and verbal communications skills
• Strong computer skills (MS Office, Clinical applications, CMMS systems).
• Knowledge of principles and practices of electronics and biomedical engineering technology as applied to the calibration and repair of biomedical equipment.
• Ability to troubleshoot, read schematics and/or blue prints.
• OEM training certificates in specialty medical equipment preferred.
• Field related technical certifications (like A+, CBET, CRES or CLES) preferred.
• Valid driver’s license required.


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