Biomedical Technician Job Description Template
We are looking for a dynamic biomedical technician to join our biomedical department. In this role, you'll be in charge of overseeing the care and use of all biomedical equipment, performing machinery repairs, and training staff on the correct use of equipment.
To ensure success as a biomedical technician, you should display an aptitude for biomedical technology and the ability to fix faulty machinery efficiently. Ultimately, a top-notch biomedical technician should have strong critical thinking skills and the capacity to thrive in a stressful working environment.
Biomedical Technician Responsibilities:
- Performing routine maintenance checks on biomedical equipment through testing, calibrating, and troubleshooting.
- Installing new biomedical equipment and adjusting the device according to medical specifications.
- Training staff members to operate and care for equipment with physical demonstrations and educational presentations.
- Updating the inventory, placing orders, and verifying deliveries.
- Repairing faulty machinery on a routine basis and tending to emergency repairs as needed.
- Keeping a digital record of equipment repairs, faulty components, and recalibrated devices.
- Ensuring that all equipment meets company standards of safety and quality, and is in compliance with relevant laws.
Biomedical Technician Requirements:
- A bachelor's degree in biomedical engineering or technology, or a similar field.
- A minimum of 2 year's experience as a biomedical technician.
- Exceptional knowledge of the structure and uses of biomedical equipment.
- Solid technical skills and the ability to repair machinery with meticulous attention to detail.
- Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
- Strong communication skills and the ability to present complex information in layman's terms.
- Ability to work well under pressure and thrive in a fast-paced medical environment.
- Proficient dexterity and hand-eye coordination, as well as physical stamina to lift heavy equipment.