Dialysis Clinic, Inc. Dialysis Biomedical Equipment Technician in Chattanooga (Lyerly), Tennessee

Overview

Starting pay for this position is in the $40,000 to $50,000 range depending on experience.

The Dialysis Biomedical Equipment Technician ensures our equipment used in our Chattanooga area clinics and hospital services programs are properly functioning and safe for use.

Responsibilities

  • Repairs, calibrates and maintains dialysis delivery equipment used in-center, in acute dialysis services, and in home dialysis to ensure proper functioning and safety.

  • Provides routine maintenance and repair of water systems in center and in the patient home.

  • Is knowledgeable of and follows AAMI standards for water safety and for reprocessing.

  • Documents repairs and maintenance according to DCI and clinic policy. Is thorough, timely, accurate and legible in documentation.

  • Performs and documents air quality testing and takes appropriate actions.

  • Performs inventory functions as assigned, following DCI procedures.

  • Knows and follows procedures relating to hazardous chemical use, storage and disposal.

  • Knows and follows procedures relating to medical waste storage and disposal.

  • Strictly observes infection control and safety procedures.

  • Responsible for completion of minor building maintenance.

  • Participates in and supports clinic quality improvement activities and risk management program.

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Qualifications

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED), an Associates Degree is a plus.

  • One year of experience in biomedical technology is preferred.

  • Will train the right individual who has similar experience as an electrician, mechanic, or plumber. Will also consider someone with experience working with hydraulics and water treatment systems

  • Must successfully complete assigned manufacturer training courses within 12 months of employment.

DCI is a federal contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer-Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. If you are having difficulty using the online application system or would like to request other accommodations or application methods, please contact Doug Patterson at Accommodations@dciinc.org or 615-327-3061. Once a request has been made, DCI will initiate a discussion with you about your needs and whether an accommodation can be provided. DCI is committed to providing such accommodations where possible.

For more information about equal opportunity please see: https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf ; https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf ; https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf ; and https://www.nlrb.gov/sites/default/files/attachments/basic-page/node-3788/employeerightsposter-8-5x11.pdf .

ID 2018-8157

# of Openings 1

Address 2300 East 3rd Street, #A

Category Equipment Technician