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Biomedical Equipment Technician


Lancaster General Hospital

Cost Center

1595 Biomedical Engineering

Supervisory Organization

Biomedical Engineering Supv




This position is located in Lancaster, PA.

Hours: Full Time

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POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for the maintenance, calibration, and modification of all medical devices (with the exception of diagnostic imaging systems) within Lancaster General.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Qualified individuals must have the ability (with or without reasonable accommodation) to perform the following duties:

  • Maintain, repair, calibrate and modify patient care medical devices.
  • Perform quality assurance inspections in accordance with applicable codes, standards, and manufacturer recommendations.
  • Maintain vendor-recommended preventive maintenance program.
  • Maintain a cost-effective inventory, utilizing second sources, of replacement materials required to service and maintain medical devices within the facilities.
  • Maintain appropriate service and calibration documentation in accordance with applicable laws and standards.
  • Assist with training of clinical personnel on user operation and maintenance of equipment, as needed.
  • Recommend the use of outside service personnel, as required.
  • Provide technical training to all other Biomedical Equipment Technicians (BMET) concerning patient care medical devices.
  • Attend pertinent service and training seminars as required, to enhance skill level and decrease device operational costs, post warranty.
  • Assist with equipment planning and pre-purchase evaluations of new equipment.
  • Assist with the acceptance inspections, the relocation of existing, and with the installation of new equipment when required.



  • Associate of Science degree in Biomedical Equipment Technology or approved combination of education and experience
  • Three (3) years servicing patient care medical devices.
  • Three (3) years of related experience in a hospital setting.


  • Three (3) years servicing anesthesia and surgical devices in a hospital setting.              

LGH Full Time Posted on 03/18/2020