The Biomedical Engineer plans, trains others, and installs, maintains and repairs sophisticated medical equipment and systems utilized in the diagnosis treatment and monitoring of patients.
Working under the supervision of a manager or designee, perform all phases of scheduled and corrective repairs of biomedical equipment and medical systems.
Perform pre-issue and asset accounting, equipment installation and de-installation of related equipment as needed.
Performs scheduled and unscheduled inspections, maintenance and electrical safety tests of biomedical equipment where applicable to maintain code compliance.
Responsible for documenting the results of all inspections, maintenance and tests.
Must work collaboratively with all other biomedical engineers specialties (Instrumentation, X-Ray, CT/MR, Diagnostic Ultrasound, Nuclear Med, Clinical Laboratory, RT/Anesthesia, Ophthalmology/Lasers, and Clinical Systems Integrations), KPIT, Business Partners, and Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) representatives.
Individual is required to complete applicable documentation of all work performed, in a timely manner.
Frequent travel will be required for the Shared Services/Support biomed engineers to provide service support.
Occasional travel will be required for the Stationary Service Area Support biomed engineers to provide service support to other sites.
All biomed engineers will be required to travel to attend technical training.
Afterhours work may be required on a scheduled and nonscheduled basis to complete required work.
Will be assigned to weekday and weekend on-call schedule to perform emergency service.
Communication devices will be supplied and will need to be kept ON during duty hours.
Minimum four (4) years of experience of formal and on the job training.
Stationary Service Area Support:General Instrumentation - Must have a minimum four (4) years of service experience and formal training working on various Instruments used in a hospital environment to support patient care.
License, Certification, Registration
Must have good driving record and maintain a valid unrestricted driver's license.
Must have experience and working knowledge of the medical equipment and systems in general instrumentation or the specialty area assigned and identified above.
Must be willing to work extended hours.
Must be proficient operating PC's with Windows operating systems.
This position supports Kaiser Permanente's code of conduct and compliance by adhering to all laws and regulations, accreditation and licensure requirements, and internal policies and procedures. Kaiser Permanente is proud to be an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Primary Location: California,Oakland,380 W. MacArthur 380 W. MacArthur Blvd. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Evening Workdays: Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat Working Hours Start: 3:30 PM Working Hours End: 12:00 AM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: IUOE - Local 39 Job Level: Entry Level Job Category: Biomedical Engineering Department: Clinical Technology Travel: Yes, 20 % of the Time
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