As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
The Equipment Specialist provides preventive maintenance, troubleshooting, repair, calibration and installation support on various mechanical, electro-mechanical and electronic units. The technician interacts with customers on a daily basis and completes associated administrative tasks as required. Assigned to technically complex equipment and high-risk equipment from an Infection Prevention perspective such as sterilization/SPD equipment or Imaging equipment. Provides preventive maintenance and corrective maintenance on high-risk critical medical equipment.
Associate’s Degree in Electronics, Mechanical or Similar, plus related experience.
High School Diploma/GED with a minimum of five years of experience is an alternative qualification.
Specialized training certificate from manufacturers.
Job Related Experience:
5 years or more preferred of Steris equipment PM and Repair.
Perform preventive and corrective maintenance required on sterilizing and related product lines or Imaging equipment. This includes: disassembling, replacing, or repairing defective parts; reassembling as required; troubleshooting, adjusting/calibrating ready for use by using standard and specialized tools by using technical manuals, etc.
Troubleshoot, repair or refurbish standard and special purpose equipment and systems components.
Perform administrative duties as assigned to ensure effective planning, utilization and required paperwork completion. This includes, but is not limited to: communicating schedule changes to the end users daily; computer synchronization daily; complete service reports and activities after completing a service event.
Develop and maintain effective, communicative relationships with customers and managers. Communicate activities, which include scheduling of Preventive Maintenance and estimated time for unscheduled work. Utilize provided product and industry knowledge to assure end users expectations of service are exceeded.
Maintains courteous, smart and professional demeanor when working with customers, contractors, management and colleagues.
Other Clinical Engineering duties as assigned.
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.
Nemours is committed to improving the health of children. As a non-profit children’s health organization, we consider the health of every child to be a sacred trust. Through family-centered care in our children’s hospitals and clinics in Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida, as well as world-changing research, education and advocacy, Nemours fulfills the promise of a healthier tomorrow for all children — even those who may never enter our doors. Nemours began more than 70 years ago with the vision of Alfred I. duPont to improve the lives of children and to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions. Today, through our children’s hospitals and health system, we directly care for 250,000 children annually in Delaware Valley and Florida, including families who travel from across the country and world to see our specialists — treating every child as we would our own. We also reach beyond the walls of our hospitals and clinics to be a voice for children on a national and international level, and to lead the way in prevention, intervention, education, and research. Nemours is growing to better serve the children and families in our ca...re. We have 1.1 million square feet of space currently devoted to providing children’s healthcare or under construction, all designed with significant input and advice from our patients and families.