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Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Biomedical Engineering Technician (Talihina/ Temporary) in McAlester, Oklahoma

Biomedical Engineering Technician (Talihina/ Temporary)


Job Summary:

Responsible for maintaining, testing, and repairing patient care and dental equipment, instruments, systems and related technologies to ensure it is safe and effective for all CNHSA hospitals, clinics and wellness centers.

This is a two-year, temporary Biomed position

Primary Tasks:

  1. Performs and documents preventative maintenance and follow up corrective activities inspections on assigned equipment to include physical, functional, calibration, and electrical safety checks. Performs incoming inspections of all medical equipment items entering the system including new, leased, loaned, rented, physician or patient owned.

  2. Diagnose and correct system and equipment malfunction. Maintain documentation on new equipment, inspections and equipment repairs and failure.

  3. Schedule equipment inspections, use errors, no problems found, cannot locate equipment, recalls/hazard alerts, and alarm work orders.

  4. Schedule and oversee third-party repair as necessary.

  5. Schedules formal in-service training programs, coordinates and attends vendor training, and provides follow up training to team.

  6. Proactively identify customer needs and allocate resources as necessary to hospitals as needed to ensure smooth day-to-day operations. Serves as a technical advisor to the clinical staff for the safe operation and proper use of medical equipment.

  7. Responsible for ordering repair parts and ensuring adequate levels of spare parts for medical equipment service.

  8. Understand and comply with The Joint Commission (TJC), Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), College of American Pathologists (CAP) and any other applicable standards and regulations.

  9. Other duties as may be assigned.

Required Education, Skills and Experience:


  • Associates degree in Electronics or Biomed Engineering or related field

  • Willing to attain Certifications in CABT and CBET.

  • Knowledge of accepted practices of Biomed Engineering and medical equipment management.

  • Valid Driver’s License

  • 6 months previous experience working with biomedical equipment in clinical engineering environment preferred


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Technology, or Biomed Engineering

  • CBET and CRES certification

  • Advanced knowledge of accepted practices of Biomed Engineering and medical equipment management

  • Valid Driver’s License

  • Two (2) years’ experience in biomedical equipment repair and inspection


Job Health Care Services

Primary Location OK-McAlester

Work Locations McAlester Health Clinic 1127 S George Nigh Expwy McAlester 74501

Organization Health


Day Job

Req ID: 21012602