Sr Dental Biomed Engin Tech
Job posting number: #7178905 (Ref:ej-4593392)
Posted: September 13, 2023
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Sr Dental Biomed Engin Tech
Job ID: 263326
Location: Augusta University
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Augusta University is Georgia's innovation center for education and health care, training the next generation of innovators, leaders, and healthcare providers in classrooms and clinics on four campuses in Augusta and locations across the state. More than 9,000 students choose Augusta for educational opportunities at the center of Georgia's cybersecurity hub and experiential learning that blends arts and application, humanities, and the health sciences. Augusta is home to Georgia's only public academic health center, where groundbreaking research is creating a healthier, more prosperous Georgia, and world-class clinicians are bringing the medicine of tomorrow to patient care today.
Our Health Sciences Campus:
1120 15th Street, Augusta, GA 30912
Our Summerville Campus:
2500 Walton Way, Augusta, GA 30904
The Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University, we provide dental education to the next generation of professionals by offering hands-on education through innovative research, patient care, and service. Join other dental providers to improve the oral health of Georgia and beyond. The DCG was founded to provide the people of Georgia with quality dental care by educating students in dentistry. As a patient, you have the option to receive treatment in one of our three different practice models consisting of student clinics, resident care, or in the faculty practice. All dental treatments can be completed by the specialists in our facility. We also serve patients in more than 20 clinics across Georgia.
Repair, calibrate, and maintain medical/dental equipment, instrumentation, and support systems used in dental healthcare delivery. Inspect, install, and perform Inventory assessments and preventive maintenance of medical/dental equipment. Train dental providers, faculty, residents, students, and staff in the operation of the equipment in the DCG facilities.
The responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Maintain documentation on new equipment, inspections, inventory, and equipment repairs, and failures.
- Assist with and evaluate third-party repairs.
- Maintain documentation on new equipment, inspections, inventory, and equipment repairs and failures.
- Diagnose and correct system and equipment malfunctions.
- Perform preventive maintenance and safety testing of clinical equipment, devices, and systems. Review outcome of preventive maintenance actions and make recommendations to department staff concerning improvements.
- Provide technical assistance and instruction to personnel regarding equipment operation and maintenance.
- Analyze new medical/dental equipment and provide recommendations regarding the purchase of new equipment.
- All other related duties as assigned.
Technical school training in biomedical equipment technology/related field (electronics. pneumatics, telecommunications, etc.).
Five years' relevant experience
Preferred Educational Qualifications
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in engineering or biomedical equipment technology. CBET (Certification- Biomedical Equipment Technician). Experience with AU standards and regulations. Previous medical or dental experience.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Knowledge of technical aspects of electronic equipment and its operation, repair and maintenance; the application and repair of computers and how they interface with medical/dental equipment; current regulatory requirements; basic anatomy and physiology as applied to use of biomedical equipment; color code conventions used in component and wiring marking. Ability to: analyze, repair, and test electronic and technical equipment; perform preventive maintenance inspections; run diagnostic programs: interpret schematics. wiring diagrams, and illustrated parts drawings of biomedical instrumentation, maintain accurate records of repairs, calibration, and tests. Skill in testing electronic equipment.
Shift: Days/M-F (work outside of the normal business hours will likely be required of an employee in an exempt level position)
Pay Grade: 15
Salary: Minimum $38,913.00/Annually - $52,533.00/Annually
Salary to be commensurate with qualifications of the selected candidate within the established range (generally minimum-midpoint) of the position
Recruitment Period: 9/12/23 - Until Filled
Augusta University offers a variety of benefits to full-time benefits-eligible employees and some of our half-time (or more) employees.
Benefits that may be elected could include health insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, Teachers Retirement System (or Optional Retirement Plan), as well as earned vacation time, sick leave, and 13 paid holidays.
Also, our full-time employees who have been employed with us successfully for more than 6 months can be considered for the Tuition Assistance Program. Consider applying with us today!
Conditions of Employment
All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review prior to starting with Augusta University.
All employees are responsible for ensuring the confidentiality, availability, and integrity of sensitive [patient, student, employee, financial, business, etc.] information by exercising sound judgment and adhering to cybersecurity and privacy policies during the course of their employment and beyond.
This position is also responsible for promoting a customer-friendly environment and providing superior service to our patients, students, faculty, and employees. "Augusta University is a patient-and family-centered care institution, where employees partner every day with patients and families for success."
Augusta University is a tobacco-free environment, and the use of any tobacco products on any part of the campus, both inside and outside, is strictly prohibited.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Augusta University is proud to be an equal opportunity employer welcoming applicants from underrepresented groups, including individuals with disabilities and veterans.
How To Apply
Consider applying with us today!
Select University Faculty & Staff > External Applicants if you are a candidate from outside the university
Select University Faculty & Staff > Internal Applicants if you are a current university employee
If you need further assistance, please contact us at 706-721-9365
To apply, visit https://careers.hprod.onehcm.usg.edu/psp/careers/CAREERS/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=12000&JobOpeningId=263326&PostingSeq=1