Biomedical Equipment Technician - Lab Equipment Specialist
New Haven , Connecticut
April 21, 2017
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Description: Develop curriculum for laboratory equipment service training, teach laboratory equipment courses and provide technical support to Aramark Field Team. Serves as a reference source for laboratory staff with regards to appropriate procedures for the operation and maintenance of laboratory equipment.

Responsibilities include:

    • Installs, repairs and calibrates most classes of laboratory equipment.
    • Assists in the evaluation of new equipment, accessories and supplies.
    • Has advanced knowledge of testing methodologies employed by systems
    • Works on complex laboratory equipment including but not limited to, molecular analyzers, DNA analyzers and high volume hematology and chemistry analyzers which are integrated to an automated line.
    • Manage new system installations and capability growth.
    • Develop new repair capability.
    • Continuous improvement on repair efficiency
    • Assist in building an efficient problem-resolution database for trouble shooting systems.
    • Lead and manage the development of laboratory tools.
    • Prioritize new repair development based on market trending.
    • Uses office automation hardware, software and diagnostic service software appropriate to the equipment being serviced.
    • Performs duties assigned in accordance with current policies and procedures.
  • Establishes and maintains supporting technical literature.
Operational Quality
  • Maintain a strong understanding of compliance with codes, standards and manufacturer's recommendations.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in lab safety practices.
  • Assists in the maintenance of a calibration program for electronic and safety testing equipment used by the department.
  • Maintains documentation required by management and as outlined by current policies and procedures. Documents time and expenses in a time and accurate manner.
  • Supervises and maintains quality control of services provided by outside vendors.
  • Fluent in and maintains current knowledge of pertinent regulatory agencies and the policies, codes, standards, and regulations that apply to the clinical equipment.

  • Associates degree in laboratory equipment technology or electronics or equivalent required.
  • Minimum of 5 years industry experience with certification preferred.
  • Minimum of 2 years experience as a LES II or equivalent.
  • Working familiarity with CLIA, CAP, TJC accreditation standards required.
Knowledge of computer operations and networking.

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