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Providence Senior Biomedical Imaging Technician in Orange, California

Description

Provides repairs, scheduled maintenance, and calibration on diagnostic imaging equipment and ancillary equipment used

within the imaging environment. Services imaging equipment in assigned geography which may include but not limited to the

following modalities: CR, Portables, C-Arms, conventional X-Ray, R&F, tomography, mammography, ultrasound, CT, MRI, Cath

labs, nuclear medicine or linear accelerators. Provides a high level of technical support and training to clinical departments in

areas of expertise. May be expected to be present during the clinical use of equipment in area of expertise and assume responsibility for equipment operation.

In addition, incumbent will be expected to work closely with clinical departments to assist in development of processes or

procedures relative to clinical use of technologies in area of expertise.

This position is expected to have the ability to multitask several project.

  • Biomed Documentation

  • Proactively identifies device end of life / support conditions and recommends improvements including SBAR documentation if applicable.

  • Performs all required steps to complete ARC events (Recall activities)

  • Identify and produce required Safety Reports

  • Utilizes documentation to identify reliability and financial trends on repairs.

  • Mentors others in the development of effective documentation.

  • Develops documentation standards across CTS teams at the enterprise level.

  • Regulatory Requirements

  • Demonstrates advanced knowledge of department policies, procedures and standards.

  • Demonstrates considerable knowledge of current regulatory requirements.

  • Identifies and articulates where AEM’s might be used in place of OEM’s as recommendations to leadership.

  • Mentors others in the regulatory requirements.

  • Recommends & drafts updates to Medical Equipment Management Plan (MEMPs) that describes current actions to regulatory requirements.

  • Clinical Engagement

  • Effectively communicates both verbally and in writing with staff, management, physicians, visitors.

  • Builds relationships through rounding with staff and management.

  • Interprets how changes will impact imaging devices / systems and articulates that change to the impacted caregivers.

  • Demonstrates thorough understanding of the business requirements of the clinical caregiver and mentors the team.

  • Acts as a resource on highly complex technical imaging issues.

  • Technology Foundation

  • Electronics Theory ◦ Demonstrates advanced knowledge of electronic circuitry and technical aspects of the operation, repair, and maintenance of electronic equipment. ◦ Interprets schematics, wiring diagrams, and illustrated parts drawings of imaging devices. ◦ Operates a wide variety of hand-tools, power tools, and specialized test equipment used in the repair, testing, and calibration of imaging devices. ◦ Mentors others on electronics theory. ◦ Teaches others on the importance of a safe environment and promotes safety in their environment.

  • Medical Imaging Devices ◦ Perform advanced repair, calibration, testing, and preventative maintenance on most imaging devices according to manufacturer's specifications. ◦ Demonstrates substantial knowledge of basic anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology as applied to use of imaging equipment. ◦ Utilizes training in advanced modalities (e.g. CT, MRI, Nuc Med). ◦ Demonstrates advanced knowledge of the application, the repair of computers and servers, and imaging interfaces. ◦ Runs advanced diagnostic programs on imaging devices.

◦ Mentors others on imaging device support, repairs, and preventative maintenance. ◦ Maintains an adequate supply of specific and common spare parts to reduce equipment downtime. When appropriate, third party sources or OEM vendors will be used to gain cost savings. ◦ Acts as a resource on highly complex technical imaging issues. ◦ Demonstrates an advanced knowledge of ultrasound and X-Ray physics.

  • Operating Systems & Networks ◦ Demonstrates advanced knowledge of the application and repair of infrastructure supporting imaging equipment (e.g., computers, servers network equipment). ◦ Uses common networking tools (e.g., Wire Shark) for troubleshooting purposes. ◦ Reloads and patches operating systems. ◦ Runs advanced diagnostic programs (e.g., Trace Route, OS commands) ◦ Understands and assists in the configuration of DHCP operations. Identifies the need and acquires fixed addresses. ◦ Demonstrates a high-level knowledge of networking components and concepts with an ability to apply the knowledge to practical work efforts. ◦ Provides advanced troubleshooting of PACS, DICOM and Imaging Networks

  • Travel – Must be able to travel efficiently to all Providence sites within scope of assignment.

  • On-Call – Must be able to participate in rotating on-call schedule

Required qualifications:

  • Associate's Degree Biomedical Equipment Technology or Electronics Technology OR

  • Coursework/Training: Applicable military training

  • Driving may be necessary as part of this role. Caregivers are required to comply with all state laws and requirements for driving. Caregivers will be expected to provide proof of driver license and auto insurance upon request. See policy for additional information.

Preferred qualification:

  • 8 years Experience in repair of biomedical equipment

Our best-in-class benefits are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our Mission of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities.

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

The amounts listed are the base pay range; additional compensation may be available for this role, such as shift differentials, standby/on-call, overtime, premiums, extra shift incentives, or bonus opportunities.

Check out our benefits page for more information about our Benefits and Rewards.

About the Team

Providence Shared Services is a service line within Providence that provides a variety of functional and system support services for our family of organizations across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing of specialized expertise.

We are committed to the principle that every workforce member has the right to work in surroundings that are free from all forms of unlawful discrimination and harassment.

We are committed to cultural diversity and equal employment for all individuals. It is our policy to recruit, hire, promote, compensate, transfer, train, retain, terminate, and make all other employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religious creed (including religious dress and grooming practices), national origin (including certain language use restrictions), ancestry, disability (mental and physical including HIV and AIDS), medical condition (including cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic information, marital status, age, sex (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, and military and veteran status or any other applicable legally protected status. We will also provide reasonable accommodation to known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified caregiver or applicant for employment, unless the accommodation would impose undue hardship on the operation of our business.

We are a community where all people, regardless of differences, are welcome, secure, and valued. We value respect, appreciation, collaboration, diversity, and a shared commitment to serving our communities. We expect that all workforce members in our community will act in ways which reflect a commitment to and accountability for, racial and social justice and equality in the workplace. As such, we will maintain a workplace free of discrimination and harassment based on any applicable legally protected status. We also expect that all workforce members will maintain a positive workplace free from any unacceptable conduct which creates an intimidating, hostile, or offensive work environment.

Requsition ID: 142713
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Clinical Equipment
Job Function: Clinical Support
Job Schedule: Full time
Job Shift: Day
Career Track: Technical/Skilled Support
Department: 4011 SS IS STE
Address: CA Orange 1100 W Stewart Dr
Pay Range: $36.80 - $59.42
The amounts listed are the base pay range; additional compensation may be available for this role, such as shift differentials, standby/on-call, overtime, premiums, extra shift incentives, or bonus opportunities.
Check out our benefits page for more information about our Benefits and Rewards.

Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.