About WakeMed: Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is a nationally recognized, private, not-for-profit health care organization founded and based in Raleigh, N.C. The largest health system in Wake County, WakeMed exists to improve the healthandwell-being of our community by providing outstanding, compassionate, patient- and family-centered care to all. The 919-bed system comprises a network of facilities throughout the Triangle area, delivering health and wellness services that bring added valuetothecommunitieswe serve. WakeMed is a leader in cardiac and vascular care, women's and children's services, emergency medicine and trauma care, physical rehabilitation, orthopaedics and neurosciences. Specialty facilities include the WakeMed Heart Center, Children'sHospital,Women's Pavilion and Birthplace, Rehabilitation Hospital, Adult and Children's Emergency Departments and a Level 1 Trauma Center. WakeMed's team of more than 9,400 employees, 2,000 volunteers, 1,300 affiliated physicians, and the more than 300 physiciansemployedby WakeMed Physician Practices use the most advanced technologies along with the best minds and the biggest hearts to ensure the finest quality in health care and community health. For more information, visit www.wakemed.org.
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Position Information: The Biomed Engineering Tech 2 maintains medical equipment through the effective use of the department Medical Equipment Management Plan. Performs medium to high level tasks associated with the installation, maintenance, inspection and operator assistance of medical equipment/systems. Records activities associated with medical devices. Demonstrates a strong knowledge of current and developing technologies for medical equipment with particular concentration around computers, software and networking related to Cyber Security threats. Utilizing critical thinking skills, consults with more experienced technicians when making decisions regarding the maintenance of unfamiliar equipment. Technician will begin to develop an affinity for an approved specialty and seek to increase depth of knowledge through on-the-job and specialized training.
Experience Requirements: 2 Years Biomedical Engineering Or Related Position Experience Required - Or 1 Year Biomedical Engineering Or Related Position Experience Required - With Preferred Education Or 4 Years Biomedical Engineering Or Related Position Experience In Lieu of Degree
Education Required: Associate's Degree Technology Or Certificate Military Equivalent Required - Or Bachelor's Degree Biomedical Engineering Preferred
At WakeMed Health & Hospitals, we are guided by a simple – yet powerful mission: to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding and compassionate care to all.To deliver on this mission, WakeMed employs the “best minds and the biggest hearts” in the business. Our team includes over 8,500 experienced registered nurses, technologists, medical professionals, support staff, and a medical staff of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice providers who are dedicated to putting patients first.When it comes to culture and benefits, we recognize that when we take good care of our employees, our employees can take even better care of our patients. We proudly offer competitive salaries that reflect background, experience and special skills. Our benefits programs are designed to give you and your family the support you need for today while planning for a successful tomorrow. We promote diversity in the ...workplace, provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified applicants, and we participate in E-verify.We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our employees and our employees care for the community.