Repairs, calibrates, and maintains radiologic equipment and associated instrumentation used in health care delivery. Inspects and installs medical and related technical equipment. Assists medical and technical staff in the operation or use of equipment. Assists in the specification and selection of new equipment.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Repairs, calibrates, and maintains radiologic equipment, such as x-ray, fluoroscopy, nuclear medicine, ultrasound, and computed tomography, and associated instrumentation, such as patient monitors, cine, and film changers
Performs preventative maintenance inspections according to manufacturer's or departmental procedures.
Analyzes systems and equipment for causes of failure, and isolates, tests, and replaces defective parts.
Uses departmental computer and paper systems to maintain equipment records, and document failures, repairs, and tests.
Identifies potential hazards with medical devices during the course of service activity.
Assists in the investigation of incidents involving radiologic equipment.
Formulates and modifies existing procedures as necessary to meet specific needs in detecting and preventing major malfunctions.
Evaluates vendor equipment repairs and projects. Deals with manufacturers on repair work and parts needed for equipment maintenance.
Instructs user department staff concerning use and operation of radiologic equipment.
Attends staff meetings and participates in other meetings, seminars, workshops, and conferences as required.
Assists other technicians in troubleshooting difficult problems, sharing troubleshooting techniques and explaining equipment circuitry and operation.
Assists user department managers in long range equipment planning.
Performs assigned work safely, adhering to established departmental safety rules and practices.
Reports to supervisor, in a timely manner, any unsafe activities, conditions, hazards, or safety violations that may cause injury to oneself, other employees, patients and visitors.
Performs other related duties as required.
Monday -Friday 7:30 - 4:00
On call is a requirement
Primarily location - Newark with some travel to all of our sites as requirement
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
Associates degree in electronic technology, technical school, or military specialized training.
Five years recent experience in electronics repair and maintenance, at least three of which must have been servicing radiologic medical equipment.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted.
Some off shift work necessary in order to maintain and inspect equipment when job cannot be done during normal shifts.
Must be available for rotating on-call in accordance with departmental policy and procedures
Must be available travel to CCHS 9 offsite location
Internal Number: JR53747
About Christiana Care Health System
Christiana Care Health System is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and is one of the country's largest health care providers, ranking 21st in the nation for hospital admissions. Christiana Care is proudly a Nurse Magnet recognized institution. Christiana Care Health System is also one of the largest health care providers in the mid-Atlantic region, serving all of Delaware and portions of seven counties bordering the state in Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey. A not-for-profit, non-sectarian health system, Christiana Care includes two hospitals with more than 1,100 patient beds, and is a major teaching hospital with two campuses. Christiana Care is continually recognized for excellence on a regional and national level. Our role in the community is expressed in the Christiana Care Way: "We serve our neighbors as respectful, expert, caring partners in their health. We do this by creating innovative, effective, affordable systems of care that our neighbors value."Christiana Care is a great place to work because we value diversity and recognize it to be a core part of our success. Because of the diversity of our employees, affiliated health professionals and volunteers, we are... positioned to meet the unique needs of our patients and community. We acknowledge and celebrate the uniqueness and talent of each employee. Because of our talented workforce we are able to provide a quality healthcare experience to our patients and community. We strive to create an inclusive environment in which individual diversity can be leveraged and thrive. Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.