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BIOMEDICAL ELECTRONICS TECHNICIAN 2 (FULL-TIME, DAYS)

University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98104

BIOMEDICAL ELECTRONICS TECHNICIAN 2 (FULL-TIME, DAYS)

Req #: 200219
Department: HARBORVIEW MEDICAL CENTER - CLINICAL ENGINEERING
Job Location: Harborview Medical Center
Posting Date: 12/03/2021 
Closing Info: Open Until Filled 
Salary: $5,484- $7,849 per month 
Union Position: Yes
Shift: First Shift 
Notes: As an employee you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here.  

A higher degree of healthcare.

All across UW Medicine, our employees collaborate to perform the highest quality work with integrity and compassion and to create a respectful, welcoming environment where every patient, family, student and colleague is valued and honored.

As the region's only Level I Trauma center, Harborview Medical Center is well known for innovations and excellence in trauma care and its centers of emphasis: Trauma, Burn, Neurosciences, AIDS/STD, Center for Advanced Reconstruction and Rehabilitation (CARER), and mentally-and medically- vulnerable populations. Harborview employees are committed to the vital role the institution plays in the immediate community, as well as the entire Northwest region.

Challenge. Collaboration. Compassion. Become part of our team, and join our mission to make life healthier for everyone in our community.

HMC CLINICAL ENGINEERING has an outstanding opportunity for a full-time (100% FTE, 40 hours a week), day shift, Biomedical Electronics Technician 2 (job profile: Biomedical Electronics Technician 2 (NE S WFSE HMC)). The Biomedical Electronics Technician performs journey-level biomedical electronics work troubleshooting, repairing, maintaining, installing, constructing and testing analog and/or digital electronic equipment or apparatus used in the patient care, life support, and clinical laboratory areas of a health care facility. Work from schematic diagrams, blueprints, service documentation, federal, state and local electrical and fire safety codes, and from verbal instructions. 

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Repair, install, maintain, calibrate, and inspect medical equipment and instrumentation, including life-support equipment.
  • Perform preventive maintenance and electrical safety testing of clinical equipment, devices, and systems.
  • Diagnose and correct system and equipment malfunctions.
  • Maintain documentation on new equipment, inspections, and equipment repairs and failures.
  • Assist with and evaluate third-party repairs.
  • Provide technical assistance and instruction to personnel regarding equipment operation and maintenance.
  • Review outcome of preventive maintenance actions and make recommendations to department staff concerning improvements.
  • Provide mentoring to other biomedical electronics technicians.
  • May assist senior biomedical electronics technicians or supervisor with in-service educational programs on use of equipment.

  • REQUIREMENTS
    An Associate's Degree in Electronics, Biomedical Equipment Technology or related field, two years of experience in the repair and maintenance of medical equipment in the hospital setting, and computing and networking knowledge or experience OR equivalent education/experience.

    UW Medicine includes Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center - Montlake, UW Medical Center - Northwest, Valley Medical Center, UW Neighborhood Clinics, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, and Airlift Northwest.

    Applicants considered for this position will be required to disclose if they are the subject of any substantiated findings or current investigations related to sexual misconduct at their current employment and past employment. Disclosure is required under Washington state law.

    Committed to attracting and retaining a diverse staff, the University of Washington will honor your experiences, perspectives and unique identity. Together, our community strives to create and maintain working and learning environments that are inclusive, equitable and welcoming.

    The University of Washington is a leader in environmental stewardship & sustainability, and committed to becoming climate neutral.

    The University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

    To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact the Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450 or dso@uw.edu.

    COVID-19 VACCINATION REQUIREMENT

    Governor Inslee's Proclamation 21-14.2 requires employees of higher education and healthcare institutions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless a medical or religious exemption is approved. Being fully vaccinated means that an individual is at least two weeks past their final dose of an authorized COVID-19 vaccine regimen. As a condition of employment, newly hired employees will be required to provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination. View the Final candidate guide to COVID-19 vaccination requirement webpage for information about the medical or religious exemption process for final candidates.


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    Posted: 2021-12-07 Expires: 2022-02-05

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