Healthcare Engineering Technician II

at University Health System- San Antonio
Location San Antonio
Date Posted April 14, 2021
Category Engineering
Job Type Not Specified


University Health System is one of the largest employers in San Antonio. We are a nationally recognized teaching hospital and consistently recognized as a leader in advanced treatment options, new technologies and clinical research. Our mission is to improve the good health of the community through high quality compassionate patient care, innovation, education and discovery. We are currently looking for a Healthcare Engineering Tech II to join our team. This is an exciting opportunity to join a company with a reputation for exceptional service and patient care.What you will do:Maintains, services, calibrates, adjusts, repairs, and tests all types of general medical equipment for the University Health System Recognizes immediate and potential problems in order to take appropriate action to safeguard patients from associated equipment and chemical hazards while adhering to requirements of AAMI, OSHA, HCFA, TJC and other local, state and federal regulatory agencies Assists in the selection and requisition of needed parts, communicating with vendor representatives and pertinent in-house departments. Coordinates needed repairs with outside vendors and is able to triage an equipment failure situation, and make a determination upon which service strategy is most effective for safety, clinical utility and productivity What we require:Associate degree in biomedical engineering technology or related field or over eight years of relevant experience is required Two years of experience in a full service biomedical section, department or company is required Certified Biomedical Equipment Technician (CBET) preferred Why you should apply:Advancement opportunitiesGenerous benefits packages and pet insuranceFlexible hours and paid time offWe are ranked as one of the best hospitals in South Texas