Biomedical Engineer I
University of Miami
Miami, FL
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The Department of Facilities Administration at TheUniversity of Miami, Miller School of Medicine has an immediate need for two Biomedical Engineers I. "The Biomedical Engineer I" will work with an experienced BMET, utilizing standard and specialized electronic test equipment and tools to perform calibration, maintenance, and repairs of medical equipment. Repairs, tests, and calibrates medical equipment according to OEM recommendations. Performs departmental audits/rounds. Assists in ordering replacement parts and supplies necessary for the servicing of medical equipment. Prioritizes work load effectively and complete all work assignments in a timely manner. Maintains accurate documentation as required by current policies and procedures. Required to support multiple hospitals and facilities as assigned. Must have effective communication skills, both oral and written. Must have excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.Other duties as assigned KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES: (KSA)Ability to use an equipment management program that meets current CMS, TJC, AHCA, and other AHJ requirements.Knowledge of electrical safety theory, and be able to perform electrical safety testing on medical equipment.Ability to manage a recall and safety alert program for medical devices including medical device hazard investigations to assure compliance with patient safety goals, SMDA, and TJC requirements. UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for. The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical and dental benefits, tuition remission, vacation, paid holidays and much more. The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information-https://www.hr.miami.edu/careers/employment-laws-eo/index.htmlPatient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University of Miami School of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.

Job Status:
Full time

Employee Type:
Temporary

Pay Grade:
c104