Medical Equipment Technician

  • Company: Sodexo
  • Location: Melbourne, Florida
  • Posted: November 15, 2017
  • Reference ID: iCIMS13574-67484
**Unit Description** The Medical Equipment Specialist will provide patients, families of patients, visitors, and hospital employees with a pleasant, comfortable, safe, functional, and aesthetically attractive environment consistent with the standards established by Sodexo Clinical Technology Management (CTM). Under minimal supervision the incumbent distributes, cleans stores, inventories, retrieves, tracks, assesses and repairs beds / stretchers. The incumbent also maintains effective communications and working relationships with customers. These functions are performed in accordance with Sodexo CTM’s philosophy, policies and procedures, and standards. The main job function of this position is to repair beds / stretchers. This position will support Health First located in Melbourne, FL. The roots of Health First run deep in Brevard, dating back to 1937, when Brevard Hospital first opened in Melbourne with 27 beds. Now known as Health First's Holmes Regional Medical Center, the hospital is Brevard's largest, with 514 beds. Health First's Cape Canaveral Hospital opened in 1962 with 44 beds and has since grown to 150 beds. Health First's Palm Bay Hospital opened in 1992 with 60 beds, serving as a satellite of Holmes Regional Medical Center. Viera Hospital opened in 2011, with 84 all private, inpatient rooms. Health First was formed in August 1995 when Holmes Regional Medical Center, Cape Canaveral Hospital and Palm Bay Hospital joined together in August 1995 to create a truly integrated not-for-profit healthcare delivery system, fulfilling a common mission of improving the health of our community. The first new services added to the Health First network were Health First Medical Group, opening in late 1995, and Health First Health Plans, opening in January 1996. Since then, we've also added: Holmes Regional Trauma Center; VitalWatch, serving as Central Florida's only electronic Intensive Care Unit; Viera Hospital; and many other services. **Position Summary** This position inventories, retrieves, tracks, assesses and repair basic medical equipment. Key Duties -Repairs and/or maintains basic medical equipment -Inventories equipment -Communicates with customers and hospital staff -Demonstrates a safety mindset **Qualifications & Requirements** Basic Education Requirement - High School Diploma, GED or equivalent Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer. **System ID** _67484_ **Category** _Facilities_ **Relocation Type** _No_ **Employment Status** _Full-Time_

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