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University of Rochester Imaging Engineering Equipment Technician I - 227950 in Rochester, New York

Imaging Engineering Equipment Technician I Job ID 227950

Location Strong Memorial Hospital Full/Part Time Full-Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Opening

Full Time 40 hours Grade 079 Clinical Engineering

Schedule

8 AM-4:30 PM; WKENDS/HOL

Responsibilities

POSITION SUMMARY:

Under minimal supervision, is responsible for service on the following types of imaging systems/equipment: dental x-ray, portable x-ray, ultrasound, x-ray film developers, computed radiography equipment, film printers and C-arms. Under general supervision, is responsible for service on the following types of imaging systems/equipment: radiographic/fluoroscopic, chest x-ray, mammography, nuclear medicine, angio/cath, lithotripter and direct radiographic systems. Position involves preventive maintenance, safety inspection, calibration, installing, troubleshooting and repairing mechanical, electromechanical and electronic imaging devices. Position requires servicing equipment in both the hospital environment as well as at numerous offsite locations. Individual must be willing to work in close proximity to patients and staff in emergency rooms, interventional radiographic procedure rooms, cardiac cath rooms and in the operating room settings. Position must have the ability to interface with all the members of the Clinical Engineering team effectively. Individuals must have excellent customer service skills.

SUPERVISION AND DIRECTION RECEIVED:

Under supervision of Clinical Engineering Senior Leadership and with daily direction from the Imaging Engineering Team Leader.

SUPERVISION AND DIRECTION EXERCISED:

None.

MACHINES AND EQUIPMENT USED:

Computers with general office products, as well as custom equipment database management software. Electronic test equipment, such as: multimeters, oscilloscopes, counter/timers, digital pressure meters, physiological simulators, devices designed for testing specific medical imaging equipment performance parameters, etc. Hand tools especially those required for equipment servicing and repair. Machine tools such as drill, drill press and grinder.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Performs safety/preventive maintenance inspections on clinical imaging equipment to determine operational status and compliance with manufacturers and industry technical standards and specifications.

    30%

  2. Performs calibrations and performance verifications on clinical imaging equipment.

    30%

  3. Troubleshoots, isolates equipment malfunctions and repairs clinical imaging equipment.

    10%

  4. Responds to operator complaints about clinical Imaging equipment malfunctions.

    15%

  5. Performs equipment modifications when instructions, diagrams, prints, or schematics are provided for technical guidance.

    5%

  6. Maintains electronic medical equipment management database files for compliance with departmental and accreditation requirements.

    5%

  7. Other duties as required.

    5%

    EXPECTATIONS:

    Short notice/planned overtime to meet compliance requirements.

    Performance and abilities must be sufficient for promotion to Imaging Equipment Technician II job code TBD, pay grade 81 no sooner than 18 months and no later than 24 months from date of hire.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    AAS degree in engineering technology, electronics technology , biomedical technology or instrumentation technology and a minimum of three years of directly related experience in a hospital or health care setting or equivalent training and experience in the military in the biomed and imaging area. Or Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering or Instrumentation with one year of closely related experience. Must hold valid Driver’s License and have means of transportation to service offsite locations.

    Basic computer skills necessary; Advanced networking and system integrations a plus.

    Able to read schematics and mechanical diagrams

    How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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