We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Equipment Assistant to join our team. The Equipment Assistant will maintain unit-based equipment, inspects and sustains a safe, code-compliant environment. The Equipment Assistant adds to the overall patients experience and allows the nurses to provide the best care. This is your opportunity find meaningful work where everyone plays an important role in improving the overall patient experience.
We want you to join the fight to conquer cancer.
Committed to high standards of productivity
Motivated to provide exceptional customer service
Eager to take on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm
Adaptable in your approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations
A good decision maker,making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward
Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals
Procures supplies from vendors or off-site distribution center upon request.
Delivers and stores supplies in appropriate location per department guidelines within established time frames.
Maintains departmental logs, inventories and processes supply requisitions and credits.
Ensures that all equipment is kept in optimal repair. Provides periodic routine inspection and tests of equipment to meet specifications.
Responsible for submitting requisitions, facilities work requests and telephone work request
Delivers equipment to Biomedical Engineering in need of repair, maintenance and inspection or requiring more technical experience.
Assists staff in other departments with tasks to ensure seamless department and hospital operations
Build and maintain relationships with vendors
Ability to lift at least 50 or more pounds
Bachelors degree preferred or High school diploma with at least 3 years of experience
Two years of operation and repair of patient care equipment experience
Experience in a hospital preferred due to required adherence to policies and code compliance
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Variable schedule between Monday to Friday 8:00am-4:00pm and weekends 7:00am-3:00pm.
Internal Number: 2019-33450
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.