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What will you be doing in this role?
Performs preventive maintenance and calibration of medical equipment. Troubleshoots basic electronic circuits under close supervision; evaluates and resolves operational problems involving medical equipment at the request of clinical staff and department management; completes and records all required maintenance documentation; serves in on-call rotation as required by department manager.
Adjusts, calibrates, lubricates, performs operational verification, tests electronic safety, and other tasks to ensure optimal performance of complex instrument systems.
Performs periodic maintenance to ensure biomedical instrumentation systems are functioning properly, providing accurate information to clinicians, and is safe for use.
Demonstrates thoroughness and attention to details.
Demonstrates the ability to manage changing workload priorities with moderate supervision.
Makes the best use of time available.
Sets and achieves educational and job proficiency goals.
Demonstrates a basic level of electronics knowledge and troubleshooting skills.
Demonstrates an understanding of the operation and service routines for basic clinical electronic equipment.
Demonstrates the ability to understand and use basic biomedical test equipment.
Understands the technology's use model as part of the clinical workflow.
Communicates clearly with users in patient care areas during rounds or while investigating reported malfunctions.
Works with department management to identify and improve key skill areas necessary for career growth.
Considerable walking, and some moderate lifting, pushing, bending required.
Good hand/eye coordination for delicate electronic repairs.
Possible exposure to ionizing radiation and chemicals, and chemical fumes. Protective clothing and safe work practices are required when appropriate.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research... and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.