Biomedical Equipment Tech I Job

Children's Health - Systems Maintenance Careers

Job Number: 52605

Location: Dallas, TX

Date Posted: 10-4-2017



This position is responsible for performing a variety of general maintenance and repair duties associated with medical equipment.


  • Repair and maintain a variety of hospital medical equipment and systems in accordance with the requirements of the manufacturer, all regulatory agencies and Children's Medical Center of Dallas guidelines and practices; maintain documentation consistent with all maintenance activities performed; order repair parts and track receipt of all purchased items.
  • React to emergencies and urgent needs for service, as well as participate in the on-call process which demands being available for response on off-hours as well as weekends
  • Assemble, inspect and install new equipment
  • Inspect incoming non-hospital owned equipment
  • Participating in meetings, study sessions, departmental activities and education to include manufacturer and/or vendor training.
  • Involvement in special projects, incidents involving equipment, and/or other assignments as indicated.


Minimum 6 months - 1 year of related experience preferred.

Hospital or Biomedical Equipment Service preferred.


High school diploma required; additional training beyond high school preferred.

Biomedical Equipment Technology or Electronics preferred.

Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Analytical thinking and the ability to effectively self-assess and resolve problems with a variety of medical devices, ranging in difficulty from simple to complex in nature.
  • The ability to think independently and formulate actions and responses based on sound cognitive reasoning.
  • Technical ability consistent with their level of education, experience and training.
  • "Team-Centered and "Customer-Focused" attitude when interacting with others.
  • Exceptional customer service skills and a desire to always improve customer relations.


Certification as a Biomedical Equipment Technician preferred.

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