Biomedical Technician

Unitypoint Health Fort Dodge , IA 50501

Posted 2 months ago


UnityPoint Health has an excellent opportunity for a Biomedical Equipment Technician I (BMET I) position located at Trinity Regional Medical Center in Fort Dodge Iowa. This position provides biomedical services for general and advanced patient care equipment at Trinity Regional and area affiliated rural hospitals and clinics. The Biomed Equipment Technician has direct report responsibilities to the Site Manager or designated Supervisor. UnityPoint Health provides a great culture for employees and offers an excellent benefits package. Don't miss out on this opportunity for a challenging and rewarding career in the medical industry.


  • Coordinates and performs both scheduled and emergency equipment repairs of general and advanced medical devices as assigned.

  • Performs scheduled Preventive Maintenance of general and advanced medical devices.

  • Provides education to clinical staff as to proper use and operation of medical equipment.

  • Responsible for coordination and performance of medical equipment project management assignments generally associated with either system relocations or new facility additions/renovations.

  • Must have general knowledge and understanding of PC's and required computer/network operating systems.

  • Accurate and timely documentation in CMMS database to assure integrity of performance history.

  • Communicates and updates clinical staff as to medical equipment service, maintenance events, and device status to assure best delivery of care.

  • Keep up to date with state/federal regulatory and accrediting agency guidelines for healthcare.

  • Adhere to all UnityPoint Health personnel policies, procedures, and safety guidelines.

  • Behave in a manner consistent with all Corporate Compliance policies and procedures.

  • Adheres to assigned on-call rotations and follows required availability and reporting to site as identified in the Clinical Engineering On-Call policy


  • Minimum 0-2 years of experience in a healthcare environment.

  • Self-motivating with strong organizational skills.

  • Ability to recognize and prioritize work assignments in a challenging environment.

  • Possesses excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to decipher electronic schematics and understand service maintenance manuals.

  • Ability to work as a team member, creating and maintaining effective working relationships.

  • Ability to understand and apply guidelines, policies and procedures.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel)


  • Associates degree from an accredited Biomedical Electronics Technology program, Electronic Engineering or Technical program, Military Biomedical certification, or equivalent is preferred.
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Biomedical Technician

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